Daily Archives: May 15, 2008

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The World’s Smallest Helicopter: GEN H-4

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If you’re like me you’ve had that itch at one time or another to hover high in the high sky.  If you’ve got $60,000 that itch can now be scratched.  Japanese inventor Gennai Yanagisawa has built a 165-lb helicopter, which might be the world’s smallest.  It’s small in foot print...

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A Truck That Runs On Coffee

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Is this the perfect truck for that early morning commute – you know, the whole ‘wake me up’ aroma thing that Folgers instituted? The Cafe Racer is a 1975 GMC pickup that burns used coffee to make it go. According to Gas2 the engine used to burn the coffee can...