michael from the we've-got-hiiiiiiiiiiigh-hopes dept.
Peter writes "The Human-powered helicopter didn't even get off the ground. A team of University of British Columbia engineering students tried to win the $20,000 US prize offered by the American Helicopter Society. Three metres off the ground and hover for a minute was the challenge. But before the rotors were able to produce enough buoyant force they hit each other. More details: Vancouver Sun."
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one which cannot be justified on any other grounds."
-- J. Finnegan, USC.