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U Of Minn. Solar Car Places 2nd In 1,700-Mile Race

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – For the racers in the American Solar Challenge, just finishing the course is a major accomplishment.

The race started in Austin, Texas, last Monday. 176 more words

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Undercover Cop Pulls Over ISU Solar Car

LA CROSSE, Wisconsin – Iowa State University’s solar car team got quite a surprise as they raced across the border into Wisconsin.

The solar car was pulled over by police Sunday during the American Solar Challenge. 102 more words

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Australian engineering students aim to set world record for fastest solar-powered vehicle

Nick Fetty | July 22, 2014

Engineering students at the University of New South Wales have recently designed a solar-powered car that they hope will set theĀ Guinness World Record for… 142 more words

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On the Radio: American Solar Challenge passing through Iowa this weekend

This week’s On the Radio segment looks at the American Solar Challenge, a 1700-mile solar car race that’s passing through Iowa this weekend. The race includes a car built by students at Iowa State University. 222 more words

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University student-designed solar cars show a path to the future

Finding myself fretting about the future of mockingbirds in a changing climate, I ventured over to the Circuit of the Americas to see what the… 354 more words

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