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Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Researchers from Germany's Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration IZM in Berlin has developed a new breathing sensor system that help prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). This syst...

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University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

Cornell University has built a grass lawn inside their school library as a part of a project of their institution's Department of Design and Environmental Analysis. The department is currently conducting a r...

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Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Meet, the Scrubba, a portable washing machine, in form of a bag. This wash bag, allows people to do their laundry, on-the-go. The Scrubba is a lightweight, foldable bag that features small nodules to help sc...

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Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Thanks to Japan's new invention, the Deoest underwear, extreme farters can now release their foul smelling gas and prevent people near them from fainting. It is a fart-deodorizing underwear, created by Profe...

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The Navy Launches its Super Hornet Skyward

Written on December 21, 2010 by Japhet Writ

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General Atomics confirmed yesterday afternoon that its next-gen aircraft carrier system successfully launched its F/A-18E Super Hornet last Saturday -- not with steam, but with EMALS.

General Atomics confirmed yesterday afternoon that its F/A-18E Super Hornet successfully launched last Saturday, with the help of electromagnetic aircraft launch system or EMALS. The EMALS enable future carriers to launch a wider variety of aircraft using electromagnetic force. This critical piece of technology is expected to be integrated into the USS Gerald R. Ford that is currently under construction.

To understand EMALS more, check out the documentary footage of steam catapults after the break.

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