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Monday, January 21, 2008
Kite pulls freighter
I put this in the category of very neat, somewhat related to fishing! The key here is that the kite is controlled by a computer to do figure-8 dancing, which allows a lift to be generated over the 'wing'. If it works, it would save a lot of carbon.