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This 'Thor' has no hammer, but will be (much) more powerful than lightning

Physicists are building a compact version of a machine named for the Norse god that applies pressure felt only at the Earth's core in pursuit of harnessing the same energy source that powers our sun.

By 8 January 2016

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Crave Ep. 222: Are you worthy to lift this Thor's hammer?

An electrical engineer created a replica of Thor's hammer Mjolnir, but apparently he's the only one who can lift it.

By 17 October 2015

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Are you worthy to lift this Thor's hammer?, Ep. 222

This week on Crave, we clean the oceans with a 3D-printed bikini, try out a Bluetooth mood ring for dogs, and find out if we're worthy enough to lift an awesome replica of Thor's hammer. Probably not, but we can dream. It's the Crave show!

By 17 October 2015

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Engineer builds 'working' Thor's hammer only he can lift

Using powerful electromagnets and a fingerprint scanner, an electrical engineer builds a replica of Thor's hammer Mjolnir that can only be lifted by the worthy.

By 14 October 2015

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How the ankylosaurus dino got its mighty, Thor-like hammer-tail

The ankylosaur boasted a clubbed tail strong enough to break bones. Here's how a dinosaur developed into one bad herbivore you don't want to mess with.

By 2 September 2015

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Lawyers hammer each other during Pao v. Kleiner Perkins closing arguments

The closely watched sex discrimination case is winding down, but both sides know that whatever the jury decides could have far-reaching implications.

By 25 March 2015

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Thor Mjolnir hammer purse holds all your superhero stuff

You, too, can wield the power of mighty Thor when you heft a hammer purse designed to look like the superhero's sturdy weapon.

By 8 February 2015

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Tim Cook's blurry Super Bowl photo deleted after mockery

Technically Incorrect: After some wondered why the Apple CEO had posted such a poor photo to Twitter, it's deleted.

By 10 February 2016

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Halo 5 adding Grifball (and other new modes) this month

The fan-favorite mode is coming to Halo 5 this month; here's how it's changed since you last played it.

By 9 February 2016

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Gaudy 200-year-old pistol hides a beautiful secret

A masterpiece of delicate mechanical design lies inside a pistol covered in jewels and gold filigree. The surprise will make your heart sing.

By 27 January 2016