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'Ancient Fear' could be 'Star Wars Episode VII' title

While Lucasfilm has yet to confirm, a report claims to reveal the official title for the much-anticipated seventh major "Star Wars."

By May 6, 2014

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Hear Super Mario played on an ancient Chinese instrument

Li-Jin Lee of the Taiwan Philharmonic plays the music from Super Mario on an instrument millennia old -- and it sounds amazing.

By February 27, 2014

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Ancient footprints found along England's coast

Emerging from the veil of time, footprints along a Norfolk beach are thought to be the oldest ever discovered outside of Africa.

By February 7, 2014

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Spock, Thor, other geek icons meet ancient Egypt (images)

Artist Josh Ln reimagines geek stars from Captain Kirk to X-Men as Egyptian gods in his series "Hero-glyphics." See what happens when modern geeks go back -- way back -- in time.

7 Images By January 21, 2014

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NASA re-creates ancient Mars on YouTube

As the space agency prepares to launch a new Martian probe, it shows us a warmer, wetter Red Planet.

By November 13, 2013

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Mars crater might be remnant of an ancient supervolcano

Scientists reevaluate what they thought was a massive impact crater on Mars. It may actually have had a much more fiery past.

By October 23, 2013

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Massive 5-ton steel wheel stars in ancient Greek drama

"Prometheus Bound," thought to have first been performed around 450 B.C., gets a modern twist with a highly engineered 23-foot kinetic wheel that serves as the play's centerpiece.

By July 31, 2013

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Apple's ancient iPhones open new territories

Apple is using its older phones to play in emerging markets and attract first-time buyers to the iOS ecosystem and perhaps to pave the way for a new lower-cost iPhone.

By July 23, 2013

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Ancient Egyptians wore space bling made from meteorites

More than a hundred years after the discovery of some ancient Egyptian iron beads, scientists finally determine their origin.

By May 31, 2013

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Ancient light suggests universe older than thought (pictures)

Astronomers say they have compiled the most precise sky map ever, shedding new light on the first moments of the universe.

4 Images By March 21, 2013