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Daily Archives: April 14th, 2009

http://gadgets.boingboing.net/2009/04/14/sofa-that-lets-you-f.html

A concept for a couch that levitates via a magnetic field.

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http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090414/ap_on_bi_ge/crash_tests

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It seems you can’t get around those PESKY laws of physics.   Hey kids, there’s this little concept called MOMENTUM … who knew?????

WASHINGTON – Micro cars can give motorists top-notch fuel efficiency at a competitive price, but the insurance industry says they don’t fare too well in collisions with larger vehicles.

In crash tests released Tuesday, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety found that drivers of 2009 versions of the Smart “fortwo,” Honda Fit and Toyota Yaris could face significant leg and head injuries in severe front-end crashes with larger, mid-size vehicles.