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Agnes
- 1376 days ago - inhabitat.com
A lightweight carbon-fiber car that runs on lithium-ion batteries and a portable wind turbine has just traveled 3,000 miles across Australia--and it used only $15 worth of electricity. The car, dubbed the Wind Explorer, was designed by New Jersey-based



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Tim C. (2425)
Monday February 25, 2013, 9:12 am
thanks
 

Roger G. (154)
Monday February 25, 2013, 12:30 pm
noted, thanks !
 

Michael Abdi (3)
Tuesday February 26, 2013, 4:37 am
aaaaawesome
 

Frans Badenhorst (582)
Tuesday February 26, 2013, 5:10 am
man this is just GREAT! why can't everyone of us use this technology ???????????????????
 

Ro H. (0)
Tuesday February 26, 2013, 5:27 am
ty
 

Roger Skinner (14)
Tuesday February 26, 2013, 6:25 am
Interesting, but not very practical, especially when they use the kite.
 

Many Feathers (139)
Tuesday February 26, 2013, 6:28 am
LOL a kite mobile
 

Angela Z. (100)
Tuesday February 26, 2013, 6:50 am
This may have a more practical application for boats, don't you think?
 

Anna M. (18)
Tuesday February 26, 2013, 6:51 am
interesting
 

Gloria picchetti (310)
Tuesday February 26, 2013, 7:47 am
Loving it!
 

Donna Hamilton (159)
Tuesday February 26, 2013, 10:39 am
Amazing! Thanks, Agnes.
 

Nimue Michelle Pendragon Gaze (339)
Tuesday February 26, 2013, 7:12 pm
So cool :)
 

Robert O. (12)
Wednesday February 27, 2013, 12:14 am
Thanks Agnes.
 

Gvapo T. (22)
Thursday February 28, 2013, 5:05 am
hahaha cool! :D
 
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