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Article from Scienceblog.com Kids and dogs understand the force of air, when they stick their hands and heads out of moving cars only to feel them pushed back. It may be invisible, but air is like a see-through net dragging a vehicle back as it strains to move forward. But researchers at the University of Florida’s Applied Physics Research Group have discovered a novel way to direct the flow of air around cars, trucks and airplanes, which could reduce drag while making vehicles safer, more fuel-efficient and quieter at the same time.

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  • Mathematics > General
  • Science > General

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aerodynamics motor sports auto drag engine

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English

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