Toyota Unveils TS040 Hybrid Race Car for the 2014 FIA World Endurance Championship

March 28, 2014 by  
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Toyota just unveiled its new TS040 hybrid race car, which is going to go head to head with Audi and Porsche during this year’s 2014 FIA World Endurance Championship . The all-wheel-drive TS040 has a 989 horsepower hybrid powertrain, which Toyota hopes will propel the car to the top spot at the famed 24 Hours of Le Mans on June 14. Read the rest of Toyota Unveils TS040 Hybrid Race Car for the 2014 FIA World Endurance Championship Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 24 Hours of Le Mans , AUDI , electric motor , FIA World Endurance Championship , green car , green race car , green transportation , hybrid car , porsche , Toyota , toyota hybrid , toyota race car , toyota ts040 hybrid race car        

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Neurosurgeons Save a Woman’s Life with the World’s First 3D-Printed Skull

March 28, 2014 by  
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Last year we heard about a man that had 75 percent of his skull replaced with a 3D-printed replica. Now Wired UK reports a woman from the Netherlands has had the entire top section of her skull replaced with a transparent, plastic implant . Neurosurgeons from the University Medical Centre Utrecht performed the extreme procedure to save the woman from a rare chronic bone disorder, which increased the thickness of her cranium from 1.5 centimeters to five centimeters and put her at risk of permanent brain damage. Read the rest of Neurosurgeons Save a Woman’s Life with the World’s First 3D-Printed Skull Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 3d printed , 3D printed cranium , 3d printed prosthetics , 3D printed skull , 3D printed skull implant , 3D printing , 3D printing in medicine , plastic , saving a life , University Medical Centre Utrecht        

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Venturi Automobiles and Leonardo DiCaprio Unite to Create the World’s First Electric Racing Series

December 11, 2013 by  
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Leonardo DiCaprio has long been an advocate of environmental ventures. Now, he has teamed up with Venturi Automobiles to create, and enter, a team into the world’s first electric vehicle racing series . If all goes as planned, it is hoped that the new FIA Formula E Championship will commence as early as September 2014. Read the rest of Venturi Automobiles and Leonardo DiCaprio Unite to Create the World’s First Electric Racing Series Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: e-cars , e-vehicles , electric racing cars , FIA Formula E Championship , Leonardo DiCaprio , Sir Richard Branson , Venturi Automobiles , Venturi Grand Prix Formula E Team , Virgin Group        

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Coca-Cola’s Grafitti Hits Historic New Orleans Neighborhoods Ahead of Final Four

March 30, 2012 by  
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Apparently Coca-Cola is really into New Orleans lassez-faire lifestyle, so much so that they decided to cover the sidewalks of the historic French Quarter and Treme neighborhoods with company logos as part of a guerrilla marketing campaign ahead of this weekend’s Final Four Championship games. As quickly as the adverts popped up, so too did angry comments on social media around the city, prompting Coca-Cola to begin the removal process as quickly as the stencils had been applied. Read the rest of Coca-Cola’s Grafitti Hits Historic New Orleans Neighborhoods Ahead of Final Four Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Coca Cola , Corpoarte Responsibility , Corproate Vandalism , Grafitti Art , guerilla marketing , Guerrilla Advertising , New Orleans , public art , Street art , Sustainable Advertising

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Make It Right: The Saints Come Marching In

February 7, 2010 by  
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Future Saints tossing the ball in front of a Make It Right green house. Photo courtesy of Make It Right Foundation The New Orleans Saints not only made it to the Super Bowl XLIV, they took the championship for the first time in its history! In honor of the winning team, the Make It Right Foundation makes it easy for fans to donate to Brad Pitt’s efforts to rebuild the city’s 9th Ward with new green, storm..

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