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    Here’s why flights take longer than they did 50 years ago

    Let’s look at it this way, you a passenger, what would you prefer flying New York to Paris for 7 hours and paying approximately $1,500 or flying the same route for 2 hours and paying $15,000? In general people would rather prefer flying for 5 hours more rather than shelling out an extra $13,500. But […]

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    Nuclear Waste and Diamonds Make Batteries That Last 5,000 Years

    Researchers in the U.K. announced this week that they’ve found a way to turn radioactive diamonds into miniature batteries that last 5,000 years. At a prestigious annual lecture event in Europe earlier this week, a team of physicists and chemists from the University of Bristol unveiled a nuclear-powered diamond battery, which runs off the radioactive […]

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    Mercedes pulls ad for self-driving car because it’s misleading

    Mercedes-Benz has pulled an advertisement for their 2017 redesigned E-Class sedan after criticism from a number of consumer groups who claim the ads are misleading. The advertising campaign allegedly compared the new 2017 E-Class with a future self-driving vehicle, and the consumer groups called the company to task on the ad. U.S.-based Consumer Reports even […]