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Voyager 1, NASA's 1977 iPod, turns 35

Carrying the Sounds of Earth record to the distant stars, Voyager 1 is approaching the cusp of our solar system in search of alien civilizations that can play 8-track tapes.

By September 5, 2012

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Disney goes after Clash of Clans with new Star Wars game

The new mobile game, Star Wars Commander, is Disney's latest effort to cash in on the sci-fi franchise it acquired in 2012.

By August 21, 2014

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Vexed in the city: Tech's fraught transformation of San Francisco 2014

The city once known for the summer of love is now dealing with a different kind of emotion. An influx of thousands of techies is feeding an unprecedented economic boom -- and generating a whole lot of angst.

By August 20, 2014

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The spooky sounds of space

Since the 1950s, probes sent into space have been sending back data that reveal eerie sounds from the vastness of the galaxy.

By August 18, 2014

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Original 'Star Wars' film getting remade in Minecraft

A Minecraft user is painstakingly re-creating the original 1977 film "Star Wars" entirely in Minecraft. May the blocky force be with him.

By July 16, 2014

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New Star Wars comics coming at light speed

In advance of the upcoming Star Wars sequels, Disney moved the comics to a new publisher. Now, Marvel reveals its three upcoming Star Wars titles.

By July 27, 2014

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Mark Hamill 'can't believe it's happening' as he returns to 'Star Wars'

Luke Skywalker himself says his return to "Star Wars" is an "unexpected gift," and promises it'll take more than a broken ankle to stop Harrison Ford.

By July 25, 2014

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NASA's Voyager I hit by third solar 'tsunami'

After traveling for 37 years, Voyager I is recording pulses from the sun that confirm it has entered a different region near the edge of the solar system called interstellar space.

By July 8, 2014

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Han Solo always shoots first in this animated short

Did Han Solo shoot first, or was it Greedo? This animated video from Dorkly attempts to set the record straight once and for all.

By July 8, 2014

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At Graceland, Elvis makes music history real

You may not fully understand how important Elvis Presley was to American music unless you visit his family homestead in Memphis, Tenn. That's just what CNET Road Trip 2014 did.

By July 9, 2014