Posts Categorized: speed

New aircraft tech designed to make takeoff safer

Researchers at a university in Lithuania have developed software that lets pilots know if conditions will result in a compromized takeoff.

Futuristic design combines travel and hotel stays

A student architect has proposed creating hotels whose rooms can be transported by giant pneumatic tubes – with the guests inside.

New cycling system helps riders beat red lights

Dutch city of Utrecht is pioneering a new system called Flo, which detects cyclists’ speeds and advises on whether to speed up or slow down to make the green lights.