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The AME 2000, one of the world's most secure phones (pictures)

Motorola Solutions, the non-Google Moto division, creates an Android phone called the AME 2000 that's so secure, the NSA wants one. Well, more than one. See what makes this superspy phone so unique.

7 Images By March 1, 2013

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NASA Ames to host world's largest airship

In a new partnership with E-Green Technologies, the Mountain View, Calif., NASA facility will host a 235-foot-long and 65-foot-wide airship that runs on algae-based biofuel.

By December 8, 2010

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Aircraft fire training at NASA Ames (audio slideshow)

NASA Ames Research Center hosts an emergency preparedness event certifying departments in FAA firefighting procedures.

By October 9, 2010

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NASA Ames' director talks Yuri's Night, Google, and more

At the annual celebration of the first human exploration of space, the director of NASA's Silicon Valley research center opens up about the facility's plans.

By April 13, 2008

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NASA Ames names new director

By April 21, 2006

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Need to repair a NASA spacecraft? Just 3D print it

Engineers at NASA Ames Research Center have begun experimenting with 3D printers for some spacecraft design. CNET's Sumi Das visits one of its newly open workshops -- filled with state of the art equipment.

By April 17, 2013

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NASA tests next-gen rovers to explore the moon and Mars

With the success of the Mars rover Curiosity, NASA is now developing planetary-exploration rovers designed to be controlled by astronauts in space. CNET's Kara Tsuboi takes us to the NASA Ames Research Center where a moonscape has been built to test the K-10 rovers.

By June 17, 2013

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NASA experimenting with 3D printing for space exploration

President Obama said 3D printing "has the potential to revolutionize the way we make almost everything." So why not start with NASA? CNET's Sumi Das visits NASA Ames to look at how they're making space parts from 3D-printing machines.

By April 17, 2013

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Google founders offer to restore giant NASA hangar

According to the San Jose Mercury News, the founders have offered 100 percent of the funds required to restore the famous Hangar One at the NASA Ames Research Center in Mountain View, Calif. But word is NASA hasn't responded.

By December 9, 2011

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Audio Slideshow: NASA Marscape

At NASA's Marscape at Ames Research Center in Mountain View, Calif., scientists test the technology for the next generation of galactic rovers.

By October 26, 2009