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Clouds ruin GeoEye's satellite image of inauguration

Hoping to see a space shot of President Barack Obama's inauguration? Unfortunately, the weather ruined any opportunity at a good image, but astronauts snapped some relevant pictures to whet your whistle.

By January 21, 2013

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Gigapixel shot shows a whole lotta inauguration

Want to get up close and personal with the Obama inauguration? Check out a massive gigapixel image of the event, courtesy of the Washington Post.

By January 22, 2013

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Where to watch Obama's inauguration online

Numerous Web sites will be bringing you live coverage of the official swearing-in ceremony and accompanying festivities. Here's where to tune in.

By January 20, 2013

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Bing map shows CIA's secret Bin Laden compound mock-up

Nearly 8,000 miles from Osama bin Laden's lair, Navy Seal Team Six trained in a mock-up of the compound at a North Carolina Defense Department facility.

By October 9, 2012

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Digging for rare earths: The mines where iPhones are born

How are these unusual minerals extracted from the ground and why is that process an environmental risk? CNET's Jay Greene explains.

By September 26, 2012

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Japan 'astonishingly unprepared' for Fukushima disaster

With the one-year anniversary of Japan's nuclear disaster approaching, an independent panel says Tepco and the nuclear industry had a false sense of security.

By March 5, 2012

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GeoEye gives look at Iranian nuclear site

A U.S. satellite imagery company and IHS Jane's share an annotated photo of Iran's newly disclosed underground nuclear facility at the center of diplomatic controversy.

By September 27, 2009

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Bin Laden's death and the Web response (roundup)

News that U.S. special forces had killed al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden traveled fast via Twitter and other Web outlets.

By May 13, 2011

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Pakistan seen from afar: Why tech still amazes me

When technology opens a link from a quiet existence in rural England to the attack on Osama bin Laden, sometimes even hardened technophiles stop taking tech for granted.

By May 3, 2011

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New power line could cool Japanese reactors

The power company running the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant hopes to connect a new power line to help restore crucial cooling systems.

By March 16, 2011