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Plant-powered breathing apparatus for a dystopian future

Designer Chiu Chih created an artistic version of an air tank using a plant as a filter and oxygen generator. It's ready for a post-apocalyptic world.

By Aug. 19, 2013

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Our doom will come sci-fi-style, NASA-funded study says

Uh-oh. The "1 Percent" might just lead to the complete collapse of civilization, according to a study sponsored by NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center. But all hope is not lost.

By Mar. 17, 2014

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Apple patent points to next-gen Siri with sensors

The technology would allow users to place sensors around the home to provide a more well-rounded Siri experience.

By Mar. 18, 2014

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First Retina iPad Mini is on track, DisplaySearch reports

A refresh of the iPad Mini is coming in the third quarter, NPD DisplaySearch said late Sunday in an update.

By May. 5, 2013

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Ex-CIA No. 2: NSA surveillance system might have stymied 9/11 attacks

Mike Morell, Former Deputy Director of the CIA, also argues in interview that there was no evidence of systematic abuse.

By Jan. 19, 2014

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Artificial tails make chickens walk like dinosaurs

Scientists determined to study how dinosaurs walked attach some silly-looking plunger butts onto modern chickens.

By Feb. 6, 2014

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Intellectual Ventures patent suit against Google ends in mistrial

Federal judge's decision comes after the jury was unable to reach a verdict on whether Motorola Mobility infringed on the patent-holding company's portfolio.

By Feb. 5, 2014

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DecaWave chip adds accuracy when locating indoor objects

The ScenSor DW1000 tunes in to wireless technology to let people locate important items such as medical equipment or even children.

By Nov. 8, 2013