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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 Jun. 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 Apr. 4, 2013

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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 Sep. 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 Jun. 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 Apr. 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 Feb. 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 Sep. 6, 2011

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Peugeot Metromorph: Car that's also a balcony and winter garden

Roman Mistiuk has come up with a preposterous yet oddly plausible concept car that can travel vertically up buildings and attach itself to the side of your high-rise apartment, to serve as a temporary balcony or winter garden.

By Jul. 21, 2009

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Peugeot Metromorph: The car that's also a lift, balcony and winter garden

What the eff? Someone's made a car that can travel vertically up buildings, attach itself to the side of your high-rise apartment and serve as a temporary balcony

By Jul. 16, 2009

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The Return of Colossus

What? More 1940s' gadgets?

By Feb. 8, 2007