The Fastest Electric Car In The World

Feb 28, 2013

The Buckeye Bullet
Credit The Ohio State University Center for Automotive Research

Here's what's on the latest program from The Story

Start Your Engines

Building a car, a battery powered car that can go up to 400 miles per hour. It's under way at Ohio State University and the racing team, the Buckeye Bullets, plan to race their car at the Bonneville Salt Flats this summer. Dick speaks to professor Giorgio Rizzoni and David Cooke, one of the students who work 40 to 80 hours a week on the project.

Searching for the Spitfires: An Update

We call David Cundall in Burma to check in on his attempt to dig up old World War II era planes - Spitfires. He says he's close to finding them and is himself a patient man when it comes to this quest. Hear a previous conversation with David.
Picture a Box

A story from Nate DiMeo about a slave who hides in a wooden box and sends himself to freedom.

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