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New electric motor has 5x output of rivals

Inhabitat highlights a new electric motor for aircraft designed by Siemens that has five times the output of its competition.

Source: Inhabitat



I recently bought a ticket for Manchester’s parklife festival, although just for the Sunday this time. I have been to the festival two years in a row (unusually as a customer rather than as crew) now and thoroughly enjoyed most aspects of it, the line up never fails to impress, this year they have playing on the Sunday. 388 more words

Careful who you envy - you could be wishing you were dead

I don’t know when I first saw the video included below, but I don’t mind admitting that it made me smile, as I’d like to have done the same. 168 more words


Pledge 5 - Better Public Transport

Currently our local transport infrastructure is not good enough to support local needs. There is only one main bus route that links Colwick up with the City of Nottingham and Gedling and if residents wanted to get to the other side of the Borough and back they would have to catch a total of 6 buses. 109 more words


V is for... Volk's Electric Railway

This electric railway runs along the seafront at Brighton, from just opposite the Aquarium east to the Marina.  The gauge and length of the line has changed over the years, but it dates back to 1883, making it the oldest operating electric railway in the world. 338 more words

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