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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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Director of next Thor film will 'shake the thing up' with 'fresher style of humour'

CNET catches up with director Taika Waititi at the Sundance Film Festival to talk Marvel movies and his latest offering "Hunt for the Wilderpeople".

By 25 January 2016

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'Thor's Helmet' is a strikingly beautiful, messy nebula

To celebrate the release of "Age of Ultron," a type of star that will "live fast and die hard" is creating a nebula fitting for a Norse god. (Well, not really for that reason.)

By 20 April 2015

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Thor and the Vision make out in new 'Ultron' blooper reel

Superheroes apparently enjoy kissing and acting generally goofy when they're making a blockbuster movie.

By 30 September 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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Plenty of clobberin' in awesome 'She Thor vs Hulk Zombie' fan film

A scantily clad female Thor takes on a red-eyed zombified Hulk in this new animated short. Thor's powers are up to snuff, but is her outfit?

By 11 August 2015

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Thor cast as 'Ghostbusters' receptionist

Who ya gonna call when you see a spirit? Chris Hemsworth will answer phones for the ghost-busting crew as Annie Potts did in the original movie.

By 12 June 2015