Students Design All-Electric Superbus That Batman Would Ride

March 19, 2010 by  
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Shades of Batman, anyone? This all-electric Superbus, designed by students at UT Delft in the Netherlands, aims to make bus-riding attractive again by decking out the vehicle with a carbon-fiber shell, a low chassis, and sixteen individual gullwing doors.

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Scientists Use Sex-Crazed Bugs as Alternative to Toxic Pesticides

March 19, 2010 by  
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In today’s “gross news” category, some female insects might be getting lucky. As an alternative to toxic pesticides , scientists at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem have created “super-sexed” sterilized male leafhoppers to knock bug boots with females in the wild. Yes, that means that the female bugs will miss out on the joys of motherhood, but if the research proves successful, we may be able to eliminate a lot of the harmful and very ungreen chemicals that we currently use to keep food crops pest free

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