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NASA, MIT Design Hollow Morphing Airplane Wing

by Ryan Whitwam

The airplanes of the future could have wings that look nothing like the ones we have today, based on a new project from NASA and MIT. A team of engineers developed a new kind of wing composed of hundreds of individual pieces that could be lighter and more energy-efficient.

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