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Real 'Game of Thrones' Needle sword is as stabby as fictional one

Arya Stark's slim and pointy Needle sword is forged in real life and given the opportunity to pierce quite a few different items.

By 8 April 2015

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A planet like Star Wars' Tatooine just became more science than fiction

Rocky planets that orbit a binary star system, like the fictional home of Luke Skywalker, were thought to be impossible, until now.

By 1 April 2015

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iPhone 6: Sorting through fact and fiction around Apple's upcoming smartphone

The rumor mill around Apple's 2014 update to the iPhone began churning as soon as the 5S and 5C debuted last year. What will Apple include, and skip, in the next version? We parse the rumors.

By 25 August 2014

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'Doctor Who' science is more real than you think (pictures)

Time lords and sonic screwdrivers are pure fiction. Or are they? Turns out, we're closer to the Doctor's universe than you might think.

19 Images By 19 August 2015

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Facebook adds Siri rival to Messenger

The social-networking giant launches its artificial intelligence-based personal assistant to compete with Apple's Siri and Google's Now. Can it beat out the other guys?

By 27 August 2015

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'Hannibal' star Mads Mikkelsen in talks for 'Doctor Strange' villain

Grab your grimoire, Hannibal. Actor Mads Mikkelsen could face off against the Marvel superhero sorcerer played by Benedict Cumberbatch in "Doctor Strange."

By 29 August 2015

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Tesla's robo-snake charger prototype is our new car overlord

Tesla Motors shows off a prototype car charger of the future and it looks like a bendy robot straight out of science fiction.

By 7 August 2015

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Lost book by J.R.R. Tolkien coming soon is basically fanfic for fans of Finns

"The Story of Kullervo" was written decades before "The Hobbit" and the world it takes place in will be familiar to fans of Finnish mythology.

By 18 August 2015

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Zero Latency: The VR revolution begins in Melbourne, Australia

For Road Trip 2015, CNET gets a hands-on preview of a world-first VR entertainment facility before it opens its doors to the public on August 15.

By 14 August 2015

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Fact meets fiction as The Science of Dr Who takes the stage

While time travel, regeneration and Cybermen might seem like the stuff of fiction, The Science of Doctor Who attempts to find the facts behind the world's longest running science fiction show.

By 4 June 2014