03 Nov '13, 7pm

Kovit’s Carbon Tube Bicycle Has to Be Seen to Be Believed

Kovit’s Carbon Tube Bicycle Has to Be Seen to Be Believed

What remains is the helically wound composite strands that are woven around straight strands to create isosceles triangles to form three dimensional ‘pyramids’. The result are tubes they say are incredibly resistant to bending, twisting and compression forces in all directions. The other benefit, besides being very lightweight, is that damage to one strand won’t compromise the integrity of the entire tube, as can happen with traditional carbon tubes.

Full article: http://gas2.org/2013/11/03/kovits-carbon-tube-bicycle-see...

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$20M SPIDERS Means More EVs for US Military

$20M SPIDERS Means More EVs for US Military

gas2.org 03 Nov '13, 10pm

America’s armed forces have been moving towards EVs in recent years. Given the quiet running, low heat signature , and epi...

New Photos of Tesoro Fracking Oil Spill in North Dakota

New Photos of Tesoro Fracking Oil Spill in Nort...

gas2.org 03 Nov '13, 3pm

Revealed: Never Before Seen Photos of Tesoro Fracked Oil Spill in North Dakota, Pipeline Restarted Today (via Desmogblog )...

Recycled Hawtness: Drag Racing Cuba’s Classic Cars (w/ video)

Recycled Hawtness: Drag Racing Cuba’s Classic C...

gas2.org 03 Nov '13, 3pm

Cuba conjures up a number of images in most people’s heads. To some, it’s images of the Mariels coming to Miami in the ear...

Climate Change is Real. When Do We Start Moving?

Climate Change is Real. When Do We Start Moving?

gas2.org 02 Nov '13, 4pm

If you think I’m being excessively crazy-pants this morning, consider what astrophysicist, net-celebrity, and all-around s...

Mitsubishi Storms Tokyo with Three Hot Concepts

Mitsubishi Storms Tokyo with Three Hot Concepts

gas2.org 02 Nov '13, 6pm

MITSUBISHI MOTORS LINEUP AT THE 2013 TOKYO MOTOR SHOW Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) will unveil three world premiere...

Honda Profits Surge on Weak Yen, Strong US Sales

Honda Profits Surge on Weak Yen, Strong US Sales

gas2.org 02 Nov '13, 5pm

What a difference a few years makes! Back in 2010, we wrote about a strong Yen sinking Japanese auto profits in the US and...

I Went on Vacation, Part 2: the Pennsylvania Grand Canyon

I Went on Vacation, Part 2: the Pennsylvania Gr...

gas2.org 27 Oct '13, 9pm

On the drive out, it started raining – and that just got me thinking even more about how terribly sad it was. How sad that...

Most Drivers Would Opt For Self-Driving Cars

gas2.org 11 Nov '13, 6pm

And what about this: Zero insurance for Autonomous cars and a very high cost for cars that are not autonomous. Also, you n...

Fracking the Future - The Dangers of Gas Drilling

Fracking the Future - The Dangers of Gas Drilling

desmogblog.com 03 Nov '13, 2pm

Hydraulic Fracturing 101: The Process and The Risks The gas industry is steadfast in its claims that hydraulic fracturing ...

Pablo DeChaves’ Electric Motorcycle Dream Gets Real

Pablo DeChaves’ Electric Motorcycle Dream Gets ...

gas2.org 09 Nov '13, 8pm

It was a project that I started as a hobby and as an excuse to learn, and I have to say that I have learned a lot but it h...

Poll Shows 80% of Americans Support E15 and Ethanol Availability

Poll Shows 80% of Americans Support E15 and Eth...

gas2.org 27 Oct '13, 7pm

According to pro-ethanol group Fuels America, more than 1000 consecutive days of average fuel prices well over $3/gallon h...

Asheville, NC Votes to Shut Down Coal Plant (w/ video)

Asheville, NC Votes to Shut Down Coal Plant (w/...

gas2.org 27 Oct '13, 5pm

One of the loudest (and most ridiculous) comments you often hear from anti-EV types is that electric cars are just as bad ...

#peakoil Goodbye, $100 oil. Hello, $3 gasoline!: Crude-oil stockpiles in the U.S. are heading toward a record,...

#peakoil Goodbye, $100 oil. Hello, $3 gasoline!...

peakoil.com 03 Nov '13, 2pm

Goodbye, $100 oil. Hello, $3 gasoline! Crude-oil stockpiles in the U.S. are heading toward a record, pushing off a return ...

LA 2013: Volkswagen Announces 256 MPG Diesel Hybrid

LA 2013: Volkswagen Announces 256 MPG Diesel Hy...

gas2.org 09 Nov '13, 3pm

Volkswagen knocked one out of the park with its genre-defying, extreme MGP XL1 supercar- with orders exceeding the company...

New F1 Challenge Game Pack Hybrid Passing Power (w/ video)

New F1 Challenge Game Pack Hybrid Passing Power...

gas2.org 26 Oct '13, 3pm

The game focuses on the 2012 F1 season, which eventually went Sebastian Vettel driving the Red Bull Infiniti show, above- ...