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Nvidia sinks moon landing hoax using virtual light

Using its new top-shelf graphics processing unit, Nvidia tackles one of the most persistent conspiracy theories in American history: the veracity of the 1969 to 1972 Apollo moon landings.

By September 19, 2014

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Who won 'Wacky Races'? F1 scoring reveals the world's wackiest racer

Using Formula 1 scoring, which wacky racer would mount the podium as the overall winner of the classic cartoon?

By July 29, 2014

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If Stanley Kubrick had directed the Apollo 11 moon landing

To celebrate the 45th anniversary of the very first moon landing, an artist recut the footage with Stanley Kubrick's "2001: A Space Odyssey".

By July 20, 2014

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Astronaut's lunar heartbeat lives on in Lennon cover

To honor the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 11 landing, a singer adds sounds of Neil Armstrong's heart, plus "sounds of Venus" recorded by Voyager, to a John Lennon song.

By July 20, 2014

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The new Captain America adds black to the red, white, and blue

The elevation of Steve Rogers' right-hand man Sam Wilson, who is black, is a natural progression and Rogers' personal choice. Sorry Stephen Colbert, you got passed over.

By July 17, 2014

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Comic book collides with augmented reality to tell a twisted sci-fi story

Modern Polaxis tells the story of a paranoid time traveller, and the secrets of his book can only be accessed via augmented reality.

By July 15, 2014

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Buzz Aldrin launches campaign for sharing moon-landing tales

One of history's most famous astronauts backs a social-media effort to collect stories about the Apollo 11 moon landing, and takes to Reddit to promote manned Mars missions.

By July 8, 2014

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New 'Guardians of the Galaxy' trailer is weird, wonderful

The hype continues to build for Marvel's summer blockbuster set for an August release and its, uh... eclectic cast of characters.

By May 19, 2014

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Alan Mulally: The CEO who mortgaged Ford's legacy for tech's sake

Few automotive CEOs have pushed a company further and faster than Ford's Mulally. As he steps down, we look back at his impact on the Blue Oval.

By May 1, 2014

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Heartburn from Heartbleed forces wide-ranging rethink in open source world

Experts caution that the notorious security bug heralds "open season on open source" and will force changes in how open-source code gets vetted as secure.

By April 24, 2014