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Beautiful art glass marbles: Hold space in the palm of your hand

The "stardust" marbles you flicked across the dirt have nothing on these breathtaking art glass wonders.

By 5 September 2014

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Google Maps lets users explore NASA's 'Black Marble'

Using NASA and NOAA's striking images of the Earth after dark, the Web giant creates an interactive map showing the world's flickering lights on a cloudless night.

By 11 December 2012

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Lego Rube Goldberg machine tackles physics through plastic

Lego dominoes and an elaborate marble run power a fan-made kit that romps through physics concepts using a combination of imagination and Lego building skills.

By 6 January 2015

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Tetris creator Alexey Pajitnov launches iOS game Marbly

The title is the first Pajitnov has ever designed exclusively for mobile devices.

By 1 June 2013

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Modern forensics solve 700-year-old murder mystery

The contents of the bowels of an Italian medieval warlord have revealed his nefarious cause of death nearly 700 years later.

By 12 January 2015

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Rumors that gravity will fail soon are greatly exaggerated

Rumors have been flying on social media that a blip in gravity will render us all weightless. Don't get floated, er, carried away by this hoax though.

By 4 January 2015

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Astronaut's-eye view of Orion re-entry is hot, hot, hot

A NASA video shows what an astronaut would experience catching a ride on Orion as it re-enters Earth's atmosphere.

By 23 December 2014

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Corning's newest Gorilla Glass gets twice as tough

Glassmaker unveils its fourth-gen smartphone display glass as it looks to maintain its dominance in the display business.

By 21 November 2014

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Asteroid rockhounds rejoice: NASA unveils geologic map of Vesta

Vesta, an asteroid the size of Arizona, gets its own geologic map showing its history of meteorite impact craters over its billions of years of existence.

By 19 November 2014

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3D-printed cremation urn replicates your loved one's head

A cremation supplies company now claims to be selling 3D-printed memorial urns in the shape of your loved one -- or celebrity hero.

By 18 November 2014