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NASA images show equivalent of 689,290 dust-filled semis moving from Sahara to Amazon

A new report and video show how dust from an ancient lakebed in Africa is critical to plant growth on another continent.

By 27 February 2015

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New interactive map of Milky Way lets you see the light (and dust)

Information from the Planck space telescope helped create a stunning new map. It's also shedding light on dark matter and the origins of the universe.

By 6 February 2015

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Mobile apps are leaving Web work in the dust, code guru laments

How it shakes out will profoundly affect the way we all use computing devices, warns high-profile developer Tim Bray. And should we cede so much control to Apple and Google?

By 11 October 2014

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Water- and dust-resistant gadgets to go the distance

Don't destroy your existing tech by exposing it to the elements. Here are some gadgets ready-made for aquatic and summer adventures.

8 Images By 28 August 2014

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Scientists make a Mini Mars to mimic Red Planet dust

Martian dust can wreak havoc with sensitive equipment, so researchers have created a chamber that lets them simulate the Martian surface -- dust and all -- before that equipment heads to the Red Planet.

By 26 March 2014

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Nikon offers free fix for D600's dust problem

The service advisory issued by Nikon will give owners of the D600 some peace of mind when it comes to the oft-reported dust issues.

By 27 February 2014

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Smartphone innovation at MWC shows there's life in the old dog yet

Manufacturers are finding ways to breathe life into their new products, proving that smartphones haven't run out of ideas.

By 3 March 2015

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Dark matter guides growth of supermassive black holes

A winner has been declared in the debate about stars, dark matter and black holes, and it can help us understand how elliptical galaxies grow.

By 20 February 2015

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May the music be with you on a Millennium Falcon guitar

Looking for the Rebel Bass? Rock out on the fastest hunk of junk in the galaxy thanks to these light-up "Star Wars" Millennium Falcon guitars by Doni Custom Guitars on Etsy.

By 20 February 2015

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Strange 'double blob' atop Martian atmosphere puzzles scientists

Long fingerlike tendrils poked out from the part of the Red Planet known as the "Martian limb" and astronomers are scratching their heads over the cause.

By 18 February 2015