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winglet

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Experiencing the future of transportation at Ceatec 2013

Toyota, Honda, and Nissan were all present at Japan's biggest tech expo, showing off their own highly distinctive concepts for the future of mobility.

By October 4, 2013

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NASA's futuristic X-48C hybrid wing-body plane takes flight

The design, which is thought to be highly fuel efficient and offer longer range, could someday become the universal standard. But first comes several more years of tests.

By August 7, 2012

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At NASA Dryden, the futuristic X-48C gets ready to fly

Could this be the next great aircraft design? Within 10 years, a full-sized version of the hybrid wing body may offer big boosts in range, fuel efficiency, and quiet flight.

By July 13, 2012

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Segway, meet the Toyota Winglet

Compact scooter has a body the size of an A3 sheet of paper that houses an electric motor, two wheels, and internal sensors that constantly monitor the rider's position.

By August 1, 2008

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Gadgettes 101: The Good Luck (with that) Episode

"Good luck with that" is one of those phrases that means something different depending on the inflection that's used.

By August 8, 2008