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Bill Nye compares climate change to World War II

Technically Incorrect: In giving the graduation speech at Rutgers University, the "Science Guy" throws down a serious scientific comparison.

By 19 May 2015

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Steve Jobs channeled 'a past life as a World War II pilot'

A new book by Steve Jobs' former girlfriend Chrisann Brennan offers that the Apple co-founder was fascinated by the 1940s.

By 16 October 2013

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B-2s, B-52s, and the plane that ended World War II

Visitors to the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force in Dayton, Ohio, can come face to face with the best collection of military aircraft in the world. CNET Road Trip 2013 checked it out.

By 22 July 2013

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An iPod dock circa World War II

Spirit of St. Louis Collection adds an MP3 player.

By 4 June 2008

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Battleships and Battlefields: WWII Museums from around the world

From Pearl Harbor to London to Normandy and beyond, the battlefields and machines of World War II survive and are maintained as museums. Here are photo tours of a few of the famous sites.

By 7 December 2015

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Objects in Space lets you feel like a true spaceship captain (PAX Aus 2015)

"Less like World War II dogfighters, more like Cold War submarines": That was the mantra for Flat Earth Games when they decided to create a game that got space right.

By 5 November 2015

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Developer wants to make a 'Schindler's List for games'

"It's kind of embarrassing if you look at the video games industry and how they've handled World War II as a topic," Moon Studios CEO Thomas Mahler says.

By 16 April 2015

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Take a tour of the Churchill War Rooms and the Imperial War Museum London

Visiting the Churchill War Rooms is a trip back in time to the terror and eventual triumph of the Second World War. Safely below ground, it's a labyrinthine bunker of history. A few tube stops away is the Imperial War Museum, with relics from more than 100 years of conflict.

By 4 November 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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Underwater robots helping find missing WWII planes, airmen

Since 1993, members of the BentProp Project have hunted the seas of Palau for American planes shot down in by the Japanese during World War II. Now they have new high-tech oceanographic tools to help in the search.

By 20 April 2014