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Forgotten Apollo moon artifacts found in Neil Armstrong's closet

A hidden treasure trove of gear flown on the Apollo 11 mission to the moon sees the light of day after Neil Armstrong's widow shares the find with the Smithsonian.

By February 9, 2015

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The 2015 BMW i8 looks like an automotive artifact from the future (pictures)

The i8 not only is futuristic under the skin, with three motors at its disposal, it looks like a vehicle from tomorrow on the outside.

29 Images By June 12, 2014

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Smithsonian now lets you view artifacts in 3D

The museum's new online 3D viewer lets you examine such objects as the life mask of Abraham Lincoln, the Wright brothers' first plane, and Amelia Earhart's flight suit.

By November 13, 2013

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Neil Armstrong's Apollo 11 moon gear rediscovered (pictures)

The first man on the moon tucked away artifacts from the 1969 Apollo 11 moon mission in a cloth space-purse in his closet.

14 Images By February 9, 2015

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Get face to face with original 'Star Wars' artifacts

Visitors to "Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination" can get a close-up look at dozens of actual models, props, and costumes from the six films.

By October 16, 2013

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'Star Wars' exhibit offers rare peek at original artifacts (pictures)

The "Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination" exhibit allows fans of the hit films a close-up look at dozens of original models and props.

31 Images By October 16, 2013

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3D printing produces a perfect replica of a sixth-century sword

A damaged sixth-century sword in a museum in Norway has been perfectly reproduced as new through 3D printing.

By February 17, 2015

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​Microsoft puts some pizzazz into panoramic photos

The company's ICE software now can stitch video frames into panoramic images and fill in inevitable gaps. It shows the field of computational photography is still in its early days.

By February 5, 2015

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Nvidia G-Sync is a smooth move for PC games

The right graphics card and G-Sync monitor can make games look better.

By January 30, 2015

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Look like Hoth stuff in this 'Star Wars' AT-AT driver costume

In an Empire state of mind? Wear this highly detailed Anovos "Star Wars" costume to relive all your favorite Battle of Hoth moments from "The Empire Strikes Back." No AT-AT required.

By January 28, 2015