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Solar Impulse

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A solar powered plane

Solar Impulse is a European long-range solar powered plane project currently being undertaken at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne. The project is promoted by Bertrand Piccard, who piloted the … see full wiki

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review by . July 19, 2010
posted in UP UP & Away!
In Spirit We Soar
There are times in life when one is presented a most universal opportunity to make an impact on history. Those times don't come often & at times economically impossible. Strangely enough, unless you grasp it, it passes you by without much of a fanfare. And yet, if you take action, it might not have made a dent in your life! That's Murphy's Law?!      In the grand scheme of things, a singly human is only incidental in the history books. Each of us, even though …
Quick Tip by . July 08, 2010
posted in UP UP & Away!
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The 1st manned flight around the world in a solar powered plane flown by André Borschberg on July 7, 2010 signifies the beginning of a new era. The plane will be airborne for 25 hours. History is in the making!
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