A keep-going pipe A former Paris taxi driver. Pierre Alidiere, has invented a pipe that won’t go out. When the smoke begins getting thin, you just squeeze a rubber bulb on the bowl bottom. Voila! This fans the embers into life again.
Tattletale computer tells driving faults The computer has been adapted to do an important job of youth education—driver training. The new system was engineered by Raytheon for use in the Aetna Drivotrainer [PS, May ’53]. It has three elements—simulated cars, a movie screen, and a console for an instructor, all fitted neatly into a classroom […]