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World's first atomic wristwatch comes to Kickstarter

A scientist says he's created the world's first true atomic wristwatch, packing a chip-scale atomic clock into a wearable carbon fiber case. And yes, he's made watches before.

By Apr. 11, 2014

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Yes, atomic bomb that fell in US almost went off, says document

An H-bomb that accidentally plunged into a North Carolina field in 1961 came far too close to actually exploding, according to a secret document newly published by the Guardian.

By Feb. 20, 2014

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An atomic anniversary for the Bikini Atoll (pictures)

Test Baker marked the first-ever underwater nuclear explosion when the 23 kiloton device was detonated on July 25, 1946.

12 Images By Jul. 26, 2013

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Physicists inch toward atomic-scale MRI

Researchers are improving the first nanoscale MRI technique developed at MIT in 2009 in the hopes of imaging such biological samples as viruses at extremely high resolution.

By Sep. 27, 2013

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Self-contained atomic clock watch may be world's first

Bathys Hawaii unveils a prototype watch that contains its own atomic clock.

By Oct. 1, 2013

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Yes, atomic bomb that fell in US almost went off, says document

An H-bomb that accidentally plunged into a North Carolina field in 1961 came far too close to actually exploding, according to a secret document newly published by the Guardian.

By Sep. 21, 2013

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The Week in Pictures: Atomic movies to galactic storms

Google pushes Glass into the wild, Virgin shows off rockets for commercial space travel, and we see the tiniest movie ever made.

By May. 3, 2013

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Week in pictures: Atomic movies to galactic storms (slideshow)

From planetary, super-size hurricanes and next-generation space flight to bathing with Google Glass and the world's smallest movie, here are the best tech pictures of the week.

7 Images By May. 3, 2013

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Hoptroff No 10 is world's first atomic pocket watch movement

If you have at least £10,000 spare and don't mind wearing radioactive matter about your person, this could be the timepiece for you.

By May. 2, 2013

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Filmmaking at the atomic level? IBM nets Guinness world record

With "A Boy and His Atom," Big Blue and its scanning tunneling microscope have made what is surely the first movie explicitly starring atoms.

By Apr. 30, 2013