A highlight of the recent AIChE Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh was the 14th Chem-E-Car Competition. Teams of chemical engineering undergraduates were challenged with creating a small vehicle powered by an alternate fuel and then completing a running distance of 21 meters with a load of 300 miligrams. Cornell's team and its car, Zapdos, took the top prize with a perfect score of 0.0 meters. Read more and see video highlights.
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