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This ‘electric jet board’ surfboard doesn’t need waves

The Carver by Onean is an electric jet board that lets riders surf calm waters. It can reach speeds up to 21 miles per hour and it’s controlled by a wireless remote. Following is a transcript of the video. Surfing without waves? The Carver by Onean is an electric jet […]
This ‘electric jet board’ surfboard doesn’t need waves
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This incredible time-lapse reveals how modern bridges are built

VIDEO: Modern-day bridge construction shares a little more than a passing resemblance to scuba diving. In this time lapse, filmed by EarthCam and released by Minnesota's Department of Transportation, shows the construction of the St. Croix Crossing. After the piers are constructed on the river floor, premade segments are installed by crane.
This incredible time-lapse reveals how modern bridges are built
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France will trial a flying water taxi which surfs two feet above water

VIDEO: Next year Paris will test a futuristic, prototype water taxi that will allow people to glide along the Seine River, two feet above the water. The vessel, named Sea Bubble, can travel up to 30 kilometers per hour and can seat five people including a driver. According to the Telegraph, the vessel's chassis will be made of fibreglass and high-density foam.
France will trial a flying water taxi which surfs two feet above water
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