From Kingfishers to... Bullet Trains

From Kingfishers to... Bullet Trains

Author - Wil Mara

From Kingfishers to... Bullet Trains
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Learn how scientists have looked toward the kingfisher for inspiration in making high-speed trains quieter.

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The Evolution of Transportation Technology
The 12 Biggest Breakthroughs In Transportation Technology
I Didn't Know That Some Trains Run on Water
STEAM Guides in Transportation
Innovation: Trains
Car Science
The Railroad Grows Into an Industry (1840-1850)
Electric Trains and Trolleys (1880-present)
Amazing Feats of Aerospace Engineering
Terrific Transportation Inventions
The Railroad Comes to America (1820-1830)
See How They Work & Look Inside Fire Trucks
Stickmen's Guide to Trains and Automobiles
From Locusts to... Automobile Anti-Collision Systems
How the Automobile Changed History
All About Electric and Hybrid Cars (and Who's Driving Them)
Innovation: Cars
Electrifying Eco-Race Cars
Innovation: Airplanes
Jet-Powered Speed
Guarding Air Force One
I Didn't Know That Some Planes Hover
The Birth of the Locomotive (1780-1820)
Hot Hot Rods
Megafast Trucks
B-1B Lancer
Superstar Cars: Bugatti
Superstar Cars: Aston Martin
Innovation: Cargo Ships
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