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This video of a rocket sled doing 6,599mph at Hollman AFB is absolute insanity

September 7th, 2019 at 11:38 am » Comments Off

The sound alone of something ripping by at hypersonic speed just feet above the desert floor is worth the click! The internet is full of many wondrous things, most of which you have likely already seen. But something you probably have never seen before is an object rocketing along a set of tracks at 6,599 […]



Cambridge startup claims breakthrough electric car battery that can charge in 6 minutes

September 6th, 2019 at 11:25 am » Comments Off

A startup that spun out of Cambridge University claims a battery breakthrough that can charge an electric car in just six minutes. It’s something we heard before, but the difference here is that they claim that they can commercialize the new battery as soon as next year. The startup, Echion Technologies, was founded by Dr. […]



The U.S. Air Force’s shadowy X-37B space plane has broken a space flight record

September 3rd, 2019 at 11:22 am » Comments Off

  At 6:43 am US eastern time today, the Air Force’s mysterious X-37B space plane broke a new spaceflight record, surpassing the 717 days, 20 hours and 42 minutes its predecessor spent in orbit just a couple years prior. The X-37B, explained: The Air Force is notoriously tightlipped about the X-37B program. The space plane […]



French inventor successfully soars over English Channel on hoverboard

August 20th, 2019 at 9:49 am » Comments Off

  How a French inventor crossed the English Channel with one short refuel and in 22 minutes on a hoverboard. The French inventor of the jet-powered hoverboard soared over the English Channel despite wind gusts Sunday, becoming the first to cross the channel in such a futuristic way after failing in his first attempt last […]



World’s longest hyperloop track in the works for Saudi Arabia

August 9th, 2019 at 4:03 pm » Comments Off

A 35-km-long (21.- mi) hyperloop test track is planned for Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah Economic City Virgin Hyperloop One has expanded its relationship with Saudi Arabia, with the two announcing plans to develop a new test track in the country’s west. The facility would become the world’s longest Hyperloop tube, and would be used to […]



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