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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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For Gorilla Glass testers, life is a daily grind (and scratch and drop...)

At Corning's Gorilla Glass testing labs, the glassmaker that fronts Apple's iPhone tried to show that rival sapphire crystal isn't all it's cracked up to be.

By 29 October 2014

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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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Watch Earth roll by live in HD, streamed from the ISS

Get your relaxing Internet fix by sitting back and watching the Blue Marble roll away in real-time under the orbit of the ISS.

By 20 October 2014

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Here's what the lunar eclipse looked like from Mercury

Cameras on Earth weren't the only ones keeping an eye on the "blood moon" eclipse last week. NASA's Messenger space probe also captured the event.

By 15 October 2014

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'Beep': A Kickstarter project about the history of game sound and music

"Beep" will be a feature-length documentary film and book of game sound and music from the mechanical arcades through today's orchestras.

By 7 September 2014

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The outer limits: The Estelon XB speakers

Extreme audio is where the everyday compromises of reproducing the sound of music recede, and you start to see and hear why high-end audio is crazy expensive.

By 16 July 2014

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Check out the best art GIFs of 2014

The winners for the Giphoscope International Art GIF Contest are in, honouring the most creative work in the art of the GIF.

By 20 June 2014

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Astronaut posts first Vine from space, and it's lovely

Astronaut Reid Wiseman, NASA's latest social-media star, just broke some new ground with the first Vine posted from space.

By 10 June 2014