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Bid to cross Atlantic in flying rowboat fizzles, balloonist rescued

Ambitious stunt doesn't quite fly, as Canadian news chopper picks up North Carolina man who landed in Newfoundland.

By September 13, 2013

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Solar Impulse soars over Atlantic on last leg of historic flight

As the solar-powered plane nears the end of its coast-to-coast U.S. journey, pilot André Borschberg speaks with CNET about the view from 8,000 feet up.

By July 6, 2013

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Miss Georgia's custom heels flaunt 3D-printed flair

Shoes that look like a classic car? Georgia Tech industrial design students fashion a pair of high-tech shoes for their peer, Miss Georgia, inspired by the school's Ford mascot.

By September 15, 2014

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Sushi, pizza, and birthday cake? The emoji diet sounds delicious

Could you survive a week of only emoji food and drinks? One journalist takes the challenge and ends up missing her breakfast bagels.

By September 10, 2014

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Creator of the Internet pop-up ad apologizes for 'hated tool'

In a mea culpa written for the Atlantic magazine, Ethan Zuckerman explains why he devised the infamous pop-up ad and offers his apologies to the Internet community.

By August 15, 2014

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Couple dies after trying to take selfie on cliff

A Polish couple, on vacation in Portugal, falls from a cliff at Cabo de Roca while reportedly trying to take a selfie.

By August 11, 2014

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Plundering the fungal factories of ants for new drugs

In the search for powerful anticancer and antifungal drugs, scientists look somewhere new -- fungus-farming ants.

By August 5, 2014

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Did Microsoft hand Nokia second-guessers a new reason for old critique?

Microsoft says its newly acquired Nokia handset business is on track to hit breakeven by fiscal 2016. In the meantime, it's the proverbial work in progress as management looks to cut costs.

By July 23, 2014

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Beautiful time-lapse video of Brazil taken from space

German astronaut Alexander Gerst captures a stunning video of Brazil at night from aboard the International Space Station.

By July 14, 2014

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The secret to cult-movie success, revealed

A new video from Screen Junkies explores how the hottest cult films rise from obscurity into the mainstream, and what the others are missing.

By July 11, 2014