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Dyson has rethought the hair dryer, making it supersonic and quiet

Dyson has rethought the hair dryer, making it supersonic and quiet They’ve also been blamed for helping to spread viruses much more effectively in the right environments.Now the engineers at Dyson have applied their Air Multiplier technology to another device: the hair dryer.

Boom Technologies unveils its new supersonic jet prototype

Boom Technologies unveils its new supersonic jet prototype Back in the late 1960s, British and French airlines formed an alliance to build a new, supersonic passenger jet.For the past 13 years, we’ve had no supersonic jets in-service with any airline — but Boom Technologies is hoping to change that.

NASA's Quiet Supersonic Plane Could Soon Take Flight

NASA's Quiet Supersonic Plane Could Soon Take Flight It has been more than a decade since the Concorde was retired from service, and since then no passenger aircraft has exceeded the speed of sound.The agency is close to testing its design for Quiet Supersonic Transport, or QueSST, which could lead to passenger jets that can again reach supersonic speeds.

NASA Drops Decades of Archival Flight Research Footage on YouTube

NASA Drops Decades of Archival Flight Research Footage on YouTube Flying out of what would become Edwards AFB in California, Yeager became the first person to engage in supersonic flight.Now, a few decades later and with little prelude, NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center in Edwards, California has been uploading hundreds of videos from decades of bleeding-edge aeronautics research onto YouTube.

Hyperloop One Hits Almost 200 MPH With Demo Pod

Hyperloop One Hits Almost 200 MPH With Demo Pod A few companies have popped up since then with the aim of making the Hyperloop a reality, but Hyperloop One is currently the furthest along.In the case of Hyperloop One, it’s using magnetic levitation to eliminate friction on the track.