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2014-03-26 16:20:26

More than 12 million passengers voted on worldwide airport travel experiences RICHMOND, BC, March 26, 2014 /CNW/ - Vancouver International Airport (YVR) was named #1 Airport in North America for the fifth consecutive year by Skytrax World Airport Awards in Barcelona, Spain on March 26, 2014. This exceptional honour marks only the second time in award history that any airport has earned top ranking five years in a row. YVR also remains one of the world's best airports, the only...

Rolls Royce Supports Bloodhound Supercar
2013-05-13 10:41:35

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online While we often say “that car was flying” when we see someone speeding down the highway, the jet-engine powered Bloodhound SuperSonic Car (SSC ) would easily leave the most determined lead-foot in the dust. Fittingly, the vehicle first made its debut at the Farnborough International Air Show in the United Kingdom back in 2010. Now, efforts to produce the supercar are moving into top gear....


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.