Archive for February, 2013

February 28, 2013

On Wings Of Waste

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On Wings of Waste is the world’s 1st 100% recyclable plastic fuelled flight, piloted by Jeremy Rowsell. The flight route is Sydney to London, ETD early 2013, along the old barnstorming routes of the original air pioneers: Charles Kingsford-Smith, Amy Johnson and Bert Hinkler. In a single engine plane, Jeremy will fly solo

See on www.ataltitude.com.au

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February 27, 2013

Pilot attempts first flight powered only by household plastic waste – Telegraph

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A pilot will attempt the 10,500-mile trip from Sydney to London using a fuel that has never before been tested in the air – and is produced entirely from plastic waste.

See on www.telegraph.co.uk

February 26, 2013

SeaPerch Home Page

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SeaPerch is an innovative underwater robotics program that equips teachers and students with the resources they need to build an underwater Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) in an in-school or out-of-school setting. Students build the ROV from a kit comprised of low-cost, easily accessible parts, following a curriculum that teaches basic engineering and science concepts with a marine engineering theme.

See on www.seaperch.org

February 26, 2013

World’s Largest Sailing Yacht SOLAR Project by Oceanco — Luxury Yacht Charter & Superyacht News

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The leading Dutch builder, OCEANCO, is currently working on the impressive 106 m sailing yacht SOLAR project. Due to be launched in 2015, Solar superyacht project is expected to become the largest sailboat in the world. At the moment, the yard has six luxury vessels in build, all measuring above 80 meters in LOA.

See on www.charterworld.com

February 21, 2013

The Plastic Planet

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Animation about plastic garbage debris and how we mess up this world with our plastic addiction. This affects animals and sea creatures and forms enormous rubbish…

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February 3, 2013

Agilyx

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Converting Waste Plastic to Crude Oil

Agilyx is the first in the world to economically convert difficult-to-recycle waste plastics into crude oil through a patented system that is scalable, versatile, and environmentally beneficial.

See on www.agilyx.com