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French Flying Man Crashes Homebuilt Flyboard Into a Lake, Lives to Tell the Tale
French Flying Man Crashes Homebuilt Flyboard Into a Lake, Lives to Tell the Tale

29 May 2022, 20:20 UTC / Have you ever heard about the flyboard? But what about France's flying man? Well, the latter designed the former, and he recently crashed it into a lake

 
Remembering Nikola Tesla, the Genius Who Would've Turned 165 Years Old Today
Remembering Nikola Tesla, the Genius Who Would've Turned 165 Years Old Today

10 Jul 2021, 07:08 UTC / An ethnic Serbian that shaped the 20th century as we know it, Nikola Tesla is one of the most celebrated inventors of all time

 
Team of British Engineers Builds An In-Office Miniature Racetrack
Team of British Engineers Builds An In-Office Miniature Racetrack

8 May 2017, 15:12 UTC / Miniature racetracks can be fun, and it is always nice to avoid monotony while you are at work. Those moments when nothing happens can be replaced with fun

 
Google Founder Larry Page Invested In Flying Vehicle Venture, It works
Google Founder Larry Page Invested In Flying Vehicle Venture, It works

25 Apr 2017, 14:07 UTC / Larry Page, a man known for being a Google co-founder, has invested in many firms. One of them is Kitty Hawk, and it has an electric flying machine

 
Kickstarter Project Unveils Automatic Car Tent, It Costs $292
Kickstarter Project Unveils Automatic Car Tent, It Costs $292

14 Apr 2017, 13:25 UTC / A company named Lanmodo has developed an automatic tent meant for cars, but it can be used for camping or a day at the beach. It's costs $292 for early birds

 
Magna And Ford Develop Carbon Fiber Subframe Prototype To Shed Weight
Magna And Ford Develop Carbon Fiber Subframe Prototype To Shed Weight

15 Mar 2017, 09:43 UTC / The Canadians at Magna have teamed up with Ford to develop a subframe made of carbon fiber. It is designed to reduce weight and save fuel

 
Start-Up Develops Particle Filter That Turns Pollution Into Ink
Start-Up Develops Particle Filter That Turns Pollution Into Ink

24 Feb 2017, 17:23 UTC / An Indian start-up company has devised a way to retrofit a filter to existing vehicles and reduce their pollution levels. They make ink out of soot

 
Another Ford Patent Emerges, It Works With Steam To Make The Mustang Logo
Another Ford Patent Emerges, It Works With Steam To Make The Mustang Logo

19 Dec 2016, 13:14 UTC / Ford has been granted another patent application, and it is already circling the Internet. It uses condensation to make a Mustang logo on the hood

 
The Bike Lock That Fights Back With Stench Just Got Funding On Indiegogo
The Bike Lock That Fights Back With Stench Just Got Funding On Indiegogo

23 Oct 2016, 09:36 UTC / The makers of what seems to be the first ever bike lock that fights back any attempted theft have reached their funding goal on Indiegogo. It's called SkunkLock

 
Nikola Tesla's Revolutionary Turbine Still Lies Untouched, Here's How It Works
Nikola Tesla's Revolutionary Turbine Still Lies Untouched, Here's How It Works

19 Oct 2016, 12:43 UTC / Electricity was not Nikola Tesla's only focus. He created a bladeless turbine back in 1913, and nobody uses it. Here's how the Tesla Turbine works

 
First Hydrogen Fuel Cell Drones Will Fly In 2017, British Company Will Make Them
First Hydrogen Fuel Cell Drones Will Fly In 2017, British Company Will Make Them

25 Sep 2016, 13:43 UTC / The Brits at Wirth Research have been commissioned to build a fleet of hydrogen fuel cell drones. They will be the first of their kind, but you won't get one

 
Mexican Police Find a Van With Homemade Cannon That Shoots Drugs Over the Border
Mexican Police Find a Van With Homemade Cannon That Shoots Drugs Over the Border

21 Sep 2016, 14:51 UTC / Mexican Police officers discovered a van fitted with a DIY cannon. They believe it was used to launch drugs over the border. Capitán Obvio is alerted

 
Yamaha Made A Patent For An Amphibious Car, Don't Get Your Hopes Up
Yamaha Made A Patent For An Amphibious Car, Don't Get Your Hopes Up

25 Aug 2016, 13:47 UTC / A patent filed by Yamaha at the Japanese Patent Office has revealed that the company is considering an amphibious car. Do not expect a production version soon

 
Seeing These Omnidirectional Wheels in Action Is Quite Literally Mesmerizing
Seeing These Omnidirectional Wheels in Action Is Quite Literally Mesmerizing

30 Jun 2016, 15:27 UTC / For over a century, the way a car steers has pretty much remained the same. Well, it's about time we had a revolution, and these wheels might be it

 
Free Chatbot Lawyer Overturned 160,000 Parking Tickets In London And New York
Free Chatbot Lawyer Overturned 160,000 Parking Tickets In London And New York

30 Jun 2016, 08:33 UTC / A 19-year-old got upset with bureaucracy over a parking ticket, and developed a system to fight the fines. He then published it online for anyone to use

 
Nissan Celebrates 20 Years of One of the Industry's Greatest Inventions
Nissan Celebrates 20 Years of One of the Industry's Greatest Inventions

21 Mar 2016, 15:29 UTC / Mock the "curry hook" all you want, but that day will come when the sauce will spill all over your "curry hook"-less car, and you will be sorry

 
How About a 3D Printer That Moves and Is Completely Autonomous?
How About a 3D Printer That Moves and Is Completely Autonomous?

4 Feb 2016, 23:01 UTC / The 3D printer, even though still a new invention, is already receiving a major improvement that opens up a lot of possibilities