TITLE

STRANGE BUT TRUE

PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
Scholastic News -- Edition 3;5/10/2010, Vol. 66 Issue 23/24, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features the Squba car which has an air system inside, enabling it to go underwater.
ACCESSION #
50796079

 

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