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French WWII POWs built hidden camera, filmed Nazis

French soldiers held in a Nazi prison camp during WWII managed to smuggle in parts to construct a movie camera and film their escape attempt.

By August 7, 2013

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From Utah Beach to Kabul: How Army gear changed since D-Day

The basics are the same: A uniform, a helmet, boots, a rucksack, and a rifle. But that's about the only similarities between what a D-Day soldier and one in Afghanistan took into combat.

By June 6, 2014

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Skunk Works: 70 years of cutting-edge aircraft

In June 1943, Lockheed made a bold pitch to the U.S. Army that it could build a jet fighter, and build it fast. Since then, the Skunk Works has conjured up the U-2, the SR-71, the F-117, and more, and it's still going strong.

By June 23, 2013

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Cathedral of steam: Inside Albuquerque's abandoned locomotive shops

What do "The Avengers," "Transformers," and "Terminator Salvation" have in common? They all filmed at the abandoned steam locomotive repair shops in Albuquerque, N.M.

By April 4, 2013

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Hackers reveal over 400,000 Yahoo passwords

Over 400,000 passwords from the Yahoo Voice domain have been compromised in an attack.

By July 12, 2012

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Critic compares Apple's new spaceship HQ to Pentagon

The architecture critic of the Los Angeles Times calls Apple's planned and supposedly futuristic headquarters a "retrograde cocoon"--and some other things.

By September 12, 2011

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Five free iPhone games you need to play right now

Some of them are only temporarily free, so don't wait to score some of these killer games (only some of which involve actual killing).

By June 27, 2011

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Sky 3D uncovers long-lost 3D film from Second World War

Newly discovered photos and film footage shows Second World War-era soldiers soldiering in specially filmed 3D, to be shown in May on Sky 3D.

By April 8, 2011

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Google Ocean Showcase: Dive the deep at your desk

Google's new Ocean Showcase lets you explore the deep without getting your hair wet

By February 5, 2010

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Dead Island: No zombie is an Island

Dead Island strands players at an island resort during a zombie outbreak.

By September 6, 2011