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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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Bletchley Park in 360: See inside Britain's Enigma-breaking HQ

CNET takes you on an immersive VR tour of Bletchley Park, where Alan Turing and his colleagues smashed Nazi encryptions in World War II.

By 23 June 2016

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​Wonder Woman stamps honor 75 years of Amazon glory

Send your snail mail with US Postal Service stamps honoring the Amazonian warrior princess who can lasso the truth out of villains and deflect bullets with her bracelets.

By 22 July 2016

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70-year-old Tolkien poem reveals early 'Lord of the Rings' character

Elf queen Galadriel makes an appearance as a magical being who grants a couple's wish for children, then demands payment.

By 18 July 2016

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Holocaust Museum asks visitors to cool it with the Pokemon Go

Calling the game inappropriate for a memorial to the victims of Nazism, Washington's Holocaust Museum asks visitors to stop playing Pokemon Go.

By 13 July 2016

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HTC Vive at Computex features three slick new VR experiences

From the combat of World War II through to keeping your gym session fresh and fun. HTC Vive had a lot of new virtual reality experiences on display at Computex 2016.

By 2 June 2016

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Android Nougat? Really? Here are at least eight better names

Commentary: The Googleplex has christened the next version of Android to be nougat, after a sweet treat not all people understand. Surely we could do better?

By 1 July 2016