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MIT has created a plane without any moving parts

A Boeing 737-800 airplane of Gol Linhas Aereas lands at Congonhas airport in Sao Paulo, Brazil November 5, 2018.  REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker - RC16CBE9BD00

The fuselage of the plane holds a stack of lithium-polymer batteries. Image: REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

Jennifer Chu
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