This car can run for 100 years without ever having to refuel

Kenny Ong Contributor

By Kenny Ong in New Trends on Wednesday 31 December 2014

Powered by thorium, which would last so long it may even outlive you, the vehicle will combust long before this chemical does. Thorium is radioactive, and bits of it is use to build a laser beam that heats water, which then produces steam and powers an energy-producing turbine.

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Art series about a mid-flight engine failure

Cormack O'Connor Contributor

By Cormack O'Connor in New Art on Friday 26 October 2012

Michael Massaia is a fine art photographer and print maker who focuses on documenting isolation, disconnectedness and the ordinary. Borrowed Time is a series that focuses on the emotional steps a passenger would take during a mid flight engine failure: horror, relief, freedom. Apparently the series was produced without the use of Photoshop or digital […]

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