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Meet the US Navy's new $13 billion aircraft carrier

The USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) is the most technologically-advanced warship ever built.

31 Images By January 12, 2016

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'Robotic falconry' aircraft shoots capture net at rogue drones (Tomorrow Daily 297)

Ashley and Jeff cover a predator drone designed to hunt down other drones and Tesla's new Summon update.

By January 12, 2016

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Predator hexacopter hunts illegal drones with a projectile net (Tomorrow Daily 297 show notes)

Michigan Tech is testing a new aerial vehicle created safely remove other drones from the sky by shooting a net out of its body. Spider-drone!

By January 12, 2016

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Take a tour of the USS Midway

Once the largest ship in the world, the first of a new generation of battlecarriers, the USS Midway is now a museum ship in San Diego. Here's a full tour.

By December 18, 2015

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Flying the dream: Martin Aircraft puts jetpack joyrides within reach

From the James Bond jet belt to a "Jetsons"-inspired "motorbike in the sky," one New Zealand company is bringing the dream of jetpack travel to reality -- and thanks to a significant new investment, it could be here sooner than you think.

By February 23, 2015

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FAA warns of potentially 'catastrophic' battery explosions

The agency urges airlines to reexamine the risks associated with transporting lithium batteries as cargo.

By February 9, 2016

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Don't even think about flying a drone near Super Bowl 50

Temporary flight restrictions issued by the FAA make flying any model aircraft near Levi's Stadium off limits for the big game.

By February 4, 2016

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Ancient Indian aircraft on agenda of major science conference

Indian Vedic myths tell of ancient pilots flying craft around the world and out of this world. But some think the myths were true, and that modern science has it all wrong.

By January 2, 2015

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At Super Bowl 50, fan safety starts with super-snoopy tech

The big game and all its festivities get sweeping protection, from bomb-destroying robots to software that crunches social media looking for threats.

By February 2, 2016

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CIA posts its own 'X-Files' of UFO reports online

Agents Scully and Mulder might have been on the right track believing in extraterrestrial life. The real-life Central Intelligence Agency publishes declassified UFO documents on its website.

By January 31, 2016