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animal-human hybrid

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Suspended-animation trials to begin on humans

Knife- and gunshot-wound victims will be placed in suspended animation as the first human trials begin on this emergency life-saving technique.

By May 25, 2014

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A hybrid insect-human camera lens

This footage was shot with a tiny prototype lens being developed at Ohio State University. It combines features of insect eye lenses, such as their wide angle of view, with those of a human eye, such as the ability to shift the focus. Here, the lens focuses on letters positioned at various distances to demonstrate depth of field.

By September 20, 2013

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Panasonic 'hybrid' vacuum can charge your smartphone

The MC-HS700G can't work long on a single charge of its batteries. But if you happen to be cleaning up a bowling alley, it can lift bowling balls.

By December 9, 2013

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Leonardo da Vinci piano hybrid heard after 500 years

The viola organista combines keyboard and cello in a unique string sound dreamed up by the Renaissance genius.

By November 19, 2013

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'Wall-E' animator's adorable Lego robot could collect big

The lead animator for the movie "Wall-E," Angus MacLane, also built an incredible Lego version of Wall-E currently being considered by Lego as an official product.

By July 30, 2014

Review

2014 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid

The 2014 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid offers a good set of high tech features that ease driving and increase comfort, but the car falls short of the luxury feel of competitors from the likes of Mercedes-Benz and Lexus.

May 12, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating May 12, 2014

MSRP: $35,190.00

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2014 Infiniti Q50S Hybrid

Despite a few minor quibbles, the 2014 Infiniti Q50S Hybrid steps up the tech for good fuel economy, handling, driver-assistance features, and cabin infotainment in a premium sport sedan.

April 28, 2014

4.5 stars Editors' rating April 28, 2014

MSRP: $46,350.00

Review

Dell XPS 12

This updated version of Dell's XPS 12 hybrid adds newer CPUs for improved battery life, but still works better as a laptop than a tablet.

August 16, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating August 16, 2013

Pricing not available

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2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid

The 2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid struggles to justify its bigger price tag, as it doesn't have significant power or efficiency gains over even its non-hybrid base model and pales in comparison to other hybrid wagons.

June 18, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating June 18, 2014

MSRP: $25,995.00

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Acer Aspire Switch 10

The Acer Aspire Switch 10 is a budget hybrid that skips the more-common fold-back or button-clasp hinges and instead attaches its screen via a magnetic connection. It shares the same hardware limitations as other small hybrids, but can be easier to use.

August 1, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating August 1, 2014

MSRP: $379.00