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Insect-Inspired Wind Turbines Offer 35% More Efficiency
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Insect-Inspired Wind Turbines Offer 35% More Efficiency

February 22, 2017Traditional wind turbines are great- as long as the wind blows at a certain speed. Now, with inspiration from insects and some clever engineering, scientists have designed a new turbine blade which is 35 percent more efficient than traditional turbines. The emerging technology could revolutionize wind technologies, making them viable in places where wind speeds are sub-optimal.

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See the Internet's Best Reactions to Nintendo Switch

By Shelby RogersOctober 21, 2016 Image Courtesy of Andrew Didio/Facebook Nintendo dropped a trailer for its new gaming console - the Switch. But leave it to the internet to leave nothing alone. Here are the best gifs, memes and snide remarks about the Nintendo Switch. Prepare yourself:Beefy AND portable.
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Furniture Designer Creates "Inception"-Inspired Coffee Table

October 21, 2016Designer Stelios Mousarris brings a fresh spin to the high-quality furniture scene. His fascinatingly minimal and stylish works include a carpet chair, Inception-inspired Wave City table, and rocket dinner tables.The Cyprus-based interior designer took a bold step into the interior design field with his intricate furniture.
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Why Do We Still Use Horsepower?

Probably most of you are familiar with the term horsepower. Adverts for products such as cars, lawnmowers, chainsaws often promote engines by quoting them in horsepower. But what do engines have to do with horses? Why do we still use horsepower?In this article, we& 39;ll try to address what exactly horsepower is, where the term comes from and how it applies to everyday life.
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Insect-Inspired Wind Turbines Offer 35% More Efficiency

February 22, 2017Traditional wind turbines are great- as long as the wind blows at a certain speed. Now, with inspiration from insects and some clever engineering, scientists have designed a new turbine blade which is 35 percent more efficient than traditional turbines. The emerging technology could revolutionize wind technologies, making them viable in places where wind speeds are sub-optimal.
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