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Ocean XPrize reels in teams for acid tests

With sea life is in danger due to rising ocean acidification, the Wendy Schmidt Ocean XPrize kicks off with $2 million in prize money on the line for the best methods for measuring ocean pH levels.

By September 4, 2014

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Bush Australia TVs recalled due to acid leak

Bush Australia has been forced to recall one of its TVs, sold in Harvey Norman, due to a flaw that has caused leaking acidic liquid.

By April 23, 2014

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Latest X Prize aims to measure acid in oceans

The $2 million challenge tasks competitors with accurately measuring ocean acidification, a step toward improving the health of our seas and inspiring new market-based uses of the oceans.

By September 9, 2013

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Clockwork cannibals and flirting with dinosaurs: 'Doctor Who' returns (spoilers!)

The twelfth Doctor, played by Peter Capaldi, finds excitement on the menu in "Deep Breath," the first episode of "Doctor Who" season 8.

By August 23, 2014

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Samsung apologizes for acid leak at plant that killed worker

The company also promises to rescind its green certification application for plants in Hwaseong, South Korea.

By March 4, 2013

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Police say Samsung acid leak seeped into environment -- report

Company had said leaking hydrofluoric acid did not actually make it into the environment and was contained. But that runs contrary to a statement made today by police, says a Korean news outlet.

By February 15, 2013

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Ford concept car shows benefits of weight loss

Electrification and efficient drivetrains play a part in increased fuel economy, but making cars lighter delivers the coup de grace.

By June 3, 2014

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​'Edge of Tomorrow' remembers to be fun and funny

As Tom Cruise repeats the same day over and over, ​"Edge of Tomorrow" breaks the cycle of post-"Dark Knight" blockbusters.

By June 2, 2014

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3D printer can print 'fruit'

A 3D printer uses 3D printing combined with molecular gastronomy to create 3D "fruits" in a matter of minutes.

By May 25, 2014

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The 404 1,481: Where we'll do it for $20,000 (podcast)

A new ATM that spews acid at its would-be thieves, tracking the growth of counterfeit bills in relationship to consumer inkjet printer sales, a band that scammed Spotify for $20,000 gets kicked out, and the profile of a musician that produces field recordings in server rooms across the world.

By May 8, 2014