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NASA images show equivalent of 689,290 dust-filled semis moving from Sahara to Amazon

A new report and video show how dust from an ancient lakebed in Africa is critical to plant growth on another continent.

By 27 February 2015

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The Eiffel Tower now generates its own power with new wind turbines

The famous Paris landmark has been fitted with two new wind turbines that generate enough electricity to power the commercial areas of its first floor.

By 25 February 2015

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Video captures pilot landing plane sideways in fierce winds

Footage of a plane landing in high winds at Chicago's O'Hare airport shows a landing that, to the average passenger, must have seemed unusual, if not scary.

By 10 November 2014

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Smart windows create dance of light in response to wind and sun

A window installation by artist Simon Heijdens is connected to wind and sun sensors, which create a dazzling play of changing light.

By 24 September 2014

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Meet Kevin Lynch, once a Flash point, now winding up Apple Watch

The exec, who clashed with Apple while at Adobe, now runs the team working on wearable software at Apple -- a vital role as the company expands into a new business.

By 17 September 2014

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Next 'Game of Thrones' book won't be 'The Winds of Winter'

George RR Martin will release "The World of Ice and Fire," which tells the untold history of the lands of Westeros and Essos, on October 26 at an event in New York.

By 9 September 2014

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New report takes wind out of Samsung Galaxy Alpha sails

After months of rumors placing the Alpha above the Galaxy S5 in the Samsung food chain, the latest suggests that it'll be more midrange after all.

By 25 July 2014

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BlackBerry's back, Samsung Pay gets the spotlight and more Microsoft at Mobile World Congress 2015 day two

We have seen the future and it includes an iris-scanning smartphone and luggage that can weigh itself. Check out the rest of the impressive tech from day two of Mobile World Congress 2015.

By 4 March 2015

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Australian scientific research takes further hit as Government refuses to secure funding

The Coalition is refusing to guarantee funding to scientific research in Australia, threatening over 1,700 jobs and 27 research facilities.

By 5 March 2015

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The Hoover WindTunnel 3 High Performance Bagless Upright

If you have primarily carpets in your home and want a sub-$200 vacuum cleaner that can help with your allergies and get pet hair and fine particles out of your carpets, the Hoover would make a good addition to your cleaning lineup.

By 22 November 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating 22 November 2013

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