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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Electrifying Eco-Race Cars
STEAM Guides in Transportation
Electric Trains and Trolleys (1880-present)
Jet-Powered Speed
The Railroad Grows Into an Industry (1840-1850)
The Railroad Comes to America (1820-1830)
Innovation: Trains
Remote Systems Control Engineer
F-22 Raptor
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Cool Military Careers: Information Systems Technician
Terrific Transportation Inventions
Army: Civilian to Soldier
Stickmen's Guide to Trains and Automobiles
STEAM Jobs in Marketing
Marine Corps: Civilian to Marine
Army Rangers
Guarding Air Force One
The Railroad Fuels Westward Expansion (1870s)
Pilotless Planes
Inside Battleships
Self-Driving Cars
Odor Tester
Drones and Flying Robots
Innovation: Cars
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