Would you be surprised to learn that today's designers of tomorrows airplanes are putting a great deal of thought into the environmental footprint of their new creations? It's true! How does a biofuel-powered plane sound?
An aircraft dubbed the Skreemr can travel at 10 times the speed of sound, or just under 8,000 mph.
A swimming suit that cleans up ocean pollution, a waterless sink and an indestructible drone round out this week's gallery.
NASA and other aircraft developers are looking for ways to drop the cost of fuel and lower the emissions for short-haul flights.
As the number of drone hobbyists increases, so do the number of close calls between the machines and planes and helicopters.
A low-speed solo flight will traverse U.S., Canada and North Atlantic over the course of several months. Continue reading →
Thanks to their solar plane, two Swiss pilots are set to fly around Earth -- slowly, very slowly, but surely -- on the strength of the sun alone.
Solar Impulse 2 carried out a flight lasting two hours and 15 minutes.
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