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Check out these wonderfully detailed 'Game of Thrones' props (pictures)

Get up close and personal with the amazing artefacts that bring the "Game of Thrones" universe to life.

62 Images By 11 February 2015

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'Star Trek' props and costumes go under gavel (pictures)

A "Star Trek" auction gets under way on February 21, giving fans a crack at a rare original-series phaser, a Wesley Crusher sweater and hats worn by Whoopi Goldberg.

11 Images By 27 January 2015

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Prop maker builds tiny Iron Man costume for his sick baby

To help his newborn son "feel brave," father and professional prop maker Eric Hart crafted a tiny Iron Man costume from fabric and foam. Result: possibly the most adorable Avenger yet.

By 12 November 2014

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Discussing a nuclear fusion reactor concept on Tomorrow Daily

Lockheed Martin claims they've made a breakthrough in fusion technology, and may be able to build a fusion reactor the size of a shipping container someday. It's decades away from becoming a reality (if it even happens at all), but we're still intrigued by the concept.

By 21 October 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 071: Ashes in space, a big 'Avengers' prop for RDJ, and nuclear fusion reactors

On today's show, we're discussing a new, 17-mile-high way to scatter your loved one's ashes, how Robert Downey Jr. ended up with a huge "Avengers" prop, and Lockheed Martin's progress on compact nuclear fusion.

By 21 October 2014

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From Mulder's badge to Skywalker's lightsaber, the most expensive movie props

A new infographic lines up Frodo's sword, the Ghostbusters' proton pack, Dorothy's ruby slippers, and more in order of (astronomical) price paid.

By 16 August 2014

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How BentProp and undersea robots found long-lost WWII bombers

Hundreds of families of Americans missing in action in Palau since World War II have long wondered what happened to their loved ones. Now cutting-edge oceanographic technology is helping find answers.

By 20 April 2014

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Adopt a Gremlin: Special-effects wiz auctioning off movie treasures

The legendary Rick Baker is selling work including animatronics and puppets from "Gremlins 2" and "Men in Black." Find out what Mogwai monsters and alien gems await.

By 23 May 2015

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MythBuster Adam Savage builds 'Star Trek' captain's chair

Watch the co-host of the "Mythbusters" science show make a functional "Star Trek" chair worthy of Captain Kirk, with help from his friend Jeremy Williams.

By 16 May 2015

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Watch NASA's Greased Lightning aerocopter (heliplane?) take off and fly

With 10 propellers and a 10-foot wingspan, NASA's unmanned aerial vehicle can take off like a helicopter, then fly like a plane.

By 6 May 2015