The Hoverbike of Your Dreams Will Hit the Market in 2017 for $85,000

May 15, 2014 by  
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The hovercraft has been a science fiction dream for decades, but one company is about to make it a reality. Aerofex just announced plans to produce its Aero-X hoverbike, which looks like a Star Wars speeder bike – and it will be available by 2017 for a mere $85,000. Read the rest of The Hoverbike of Your Dreams Will Hit the Market in 2017 for $85,000 Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Aero X- , Aerofex , Aerofex Aero-X , Aerofex hoverbike , green transportation , hover bike , hoverbike , hovercraft , Malloy hoverbike

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Nike’s Aerostatic Dome is World’s First Structure Supported Entirely by a Helium-Filled Canopy

April 10, 2014 by  
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To celebrate the launch of the  KOBE 9 Elite Low HTM at this year’s Milan Design Week, Nike teamed up with Arthur Huang, founder of upcycling company MINIWIZ , to create a stunning aerostatic dome supported by nothing more than a helium-filled canopy. Located at Palazzo Clerici in Milan, it’s the first architectural structure which uses zero compressive elements . What’s more, the entire pavilion can be deflated and relocated to another location inside five pieces of check-in luggage. Read the rest of Nike’s Aerostatic Dome is World’s First Structure Supported Entirely by a Helium-Filled Canopy Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: aero-static dome at Milan design week by Arthur Huang , aero-static dome at Palazzo Clerici in Milan , aero-static dome supported by helium-filled canopy , helium-filled balloon supports entire structure , KOBE 9 Elite Low HTM at Milan Design Week , MINIWIZ builds an aero-static dome for design week , Nike’s aero-static dome at Milan Design Week , Nike’s Flynit technology fused with modern architecture , structure with zero compressive elements

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Sunseeker Duo: World’s Fastest Solar-Powered Two-Seater Plane Unveiled at AERO Friedrichshafen

April 29, 2013 by  
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Solar Flight has just unveiled the world’s fastest two-seater solar-powered plane at the AERO Global Show for General Aviation in Friedrichshafen, Germany. The Sunseeker Duo is based on the original Sunseeker I model designed in 1990 for cross-country flights. The fuel-free plane features solar cells 50 percent more powerful than those used by the previous version; this allows the plane to climb for up to 20 minutes. After leaving Germany, the team led by Eric and Irena Raymond will transport the Sunseeker Duo to Italy for further test flights. Read the rest of Sunseeker Duo: World’s Fastest Solar-Powered Two-Seater Plane Unveiled at AERO Friedrichshafen Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: AERO Global Show for General Aviation , energy efficient airplane , fuel-free airplane , green transportation , photovoltaics , solar aircraft , Solar cells , solar flight , Solar Flight Inc , Solar Power , solar powered plane , Sunseeker Duo , sunseeker plane        

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