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Our cover story introduces the Bloodhound team, led by aviation entrepreneur Richard Noble, and describes how they intend to achieve the 1 000 mph target...
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Cover Stories

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Bloodhound SSC: the quest for 1 000 mph

Part car, part aeroplane and part spaceship, Bloodhound SSC aims to achieve 1 000 mph and shatter the Land Speed Record. Here's how the team plans to do it

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SA man converts his Jeep to electric power

South Africa's Antony English has converted his Jeep Grand Cherokee to electric power and slashed his running costs to an amazing 12 cents per kilometre

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Annual CinemaTech Awards

We salute the best special effects and other visual artistry in PM's second annual CinemaTech Awards

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High-tech compact drone for aerial reconnaissance

Originally designed for the military, SkyWatch's Huginn X1 drone is now used by security companies, fire departments and search-and-rescue services globally

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Everything you need to know about LED lightbulbs

Feeling lost in the lightbulb aisle? Here's a primer that addresses your concerns and helps you navigate the dazzling array of LED lightbulbs


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Lifehand enables amputee to grasp objects and feel

Using the sensory-enhanced Lifehand, Dennis Aabo Sørensen of Denmark has become the first amputee in the world to grasp objects and feel – in real time


InFORM creates an interactive 3D model of objects

MIT's inFORM Dynamic Shape Display renders 3D content physically so that users can interact with the digital information in a tangible way


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