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Green news harvest: Trash-to-electricity, a Sahara-to-EU 'supergrid'

Inverter maker Xantrex gets bought for about $500 million; Rocky Mountain Institute argues for a portfolio approach to renewables;first coal-to-liquids plant in the U.S.; why clean-tech VC take a shine to Obama; Postal Service looks to alt fuels.

By Jul. 29, 2008

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Tatooine needs you! Help Tunisia save a piece of ‘Star Wars’ lore

Tunisian tourism groups are betting the force of "Star Wars" fans can help them save the one-time desert home of Anakin Skywalker.

By Apr. 8, 2014

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For stylish storm chasers, a Hurricane T-shirt

Hypnotized by hurricanes? U.K. clothes shop Due Fashion lets you wear stormy satellite images close to your heart.

By Jul. 2, 2012

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Vimeo releases six videos for pay-to-view service preview

Users can purchase the movies through the Web site and watch them on any compatible device, including smartphones, tablets, game consoles, and connected TVs.

By Nov. 13, 2012

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Evidence of fire-raining comet discovered on Earth

Roughly 28 million years ago, a comet rained down a "shockwave of fire" over Egypt when it entered Earth's atmosphere and exploded, according to findings that offer the first concrete proof of such a phenomenon.

By Oct. 8, 2013

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Microsoft: Google's corrupting your kids at school

Oh, those terrible people at Google. In the latest "Scroogled" ad, Redmond says Google is peddling vitamin supplements to kids. And that's not all.

By Aug. 25, 2013

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Is the new Range Rover the most capable car on the planet?

Land Rover says the new Range Rover is the most luxurious, capable car that's ever been made. Surely that's not true. Right?

By Aug. 5, 2013

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Xbox One thrashed by PS4 in GameSpot's global Twitter poll

It's only been official for two days and already the Xbox One is losing to the PlayStation 4 -- if only on Twitter.

By May. 23, 2013

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Views of a living Mars take the rouge off

Using data from NASA and plenty of imagination, a software engineer takes the red out of the Red Planet and shows what Mars might've looked like in life-filled days gone by.

By Jan. 5, 2013

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Can a desert tree fight global warming?

Salt cedars native to barren deserts might combat deforestation effects and serve as an agro-friendly biofuel.

By Oct. 27, 2011