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Meet the BloomSky, your personal eye for backyard weather

For $169 (which converts to £100, AU$180) the BloomSky personal weather station promises an array of sensors, to talk to the cloud, and snap dramatic photos.

6 Images By July 16, 2014

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This backyard has a hidden secret

Open sesame! A man invented a way to conceal a swimming pool under his backyard. Wait until you see how it reveals itself.

By May 23, 2014

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Put your (pizza) roots down with the Built-in Artisan Fire Pizza Oven

The Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet Built-in Artisan Fire Pizza Oven offers an elegant way to bake pizza right from the comfort of your backyard.

By January 10, 2015

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Fight or flight: Amazon gets tough with the FAA

Amazon says if the US agency won't play, its drone operations will end up overseas. We'll see whether that threat gets off the ground.

By December 10, 2014

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This striking short video will rekindle your love affair with the moon

It might be only eight minutes long, but a new European Space Agency video takes you all the way from the moon's "cataclysm" to its future.

By January 20, 2015

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A guide to spotting bright Comet Lovejoy

The first big comet-spotting opportunity of the year is already under way. Here's how to head outside this month to spy a steaming space rock called Lovejoy.

By January 10, 2015

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Grandpa makes Death Star fire pit for granddaughter, and you too

A "Star Wars"-style steel fire pit proves so popular on Reddit that the 84-year-old who made it is now selling them on Etsy. Now you too can watch the Death Star go up in flames.

By January 2, 2015

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Black-hole telescope gazes at the sun through X-ray eyes

An X-ray telescope designed to hunt for black holes takes a look at the sun and helps NASA deliver an intense portrait of our closest star.

By December 23, 2014

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Why our drone future is for real -- someday

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos wants to ship goods using unmanned aircraft. Some are skeptical, others nervous, but drones already are improving the way we live.

By December 16, 2014

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Samsung's next big thing: Gaining street cred in Silicon Valley

The Korean electronics giant has been making a big push in California over the past couple years. CNET lays out its successes -- and what it still needs to do.

By November 10, 2014