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The Highly-Engineered World of Olympic Sports

Advanced composite technologies will boost the performance of Olympic athletes in Rio this summer. This summer, more than 1,000 athletes will descend upon Rio de Janeiro to compete in the 2016 Summer...
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Tiny Home Features GFRP Shell

Ultra-efficiency and portability were the inspiration for the Ecocapsule, an incredibly compact housing unit designed by Nice Architects in Slovakia. As the designers explored materials that would bring these...
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University of Hawaii Pitcher Protected by Composites

Brendan Hornung, a star pitcher for the University of Hawaii who almost lost his life in 2014 after a skull fracture, has returned to the game and is now staying safe with an extremely strong composite plate...