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At $400, this compact Sound Blaster X7 amplifier aims to shatter any audiophile's expectations

Creative Technology's Sound Blaster X7 is designed to be a powerful amplifier in a compact box. The device is slated to cost $400.

By October 30, 2014

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This is what a 'Star Wars' blaster bolt would look like in real life

A team of physicists has created a film that shows what a real-life "laser bullet" would look like in action. Hint: it's not like in "Star Wars."

By October 23, 2014

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Han Solo's iconic blaster gets the Lego treatment

Julius von Brunk uses Lego pieces and an Arduino Uno to create a full-size Lego replica of Han Solo's iconic blaster, complete with lights and sounds.

By August 18, 2014

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Scientists capture the first image of light behaving as both a particle and a wave

Researchers have achieved the first ever pictorial evidence that light can simultaneously behave as a particle and as a wave.

By March 3, 2015

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Did Han Solo shoot first? Who cares? You can buy his blaster

An original Han Solo blaster from "The Empire Strikes Back" and "Return of the Jedi" is up for auction. If you have $200,000 or more, you could soon be taking on any Stormtroopers in your area.

By December 2, 2013

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Original Han Solo blaster from 'Empire,' 'Jedi' up for auction (pictures)

If you want to own a piece of "Star Wars" history -- and have $200,000 lying around -- you could buy this original Han Solo blaster. But, sorry, it wasn't used in the famous cantina scene.

4 Images By December 2, 2013

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Hear hidden sounds with a DIY microphone

Wire together your own unique microphone that can reveal hidden sounds all around you.

By February 20, 2015

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Lego reveals 32 new 'Star Wars' sets

New Lego sets feature characters and vehicles -- including a giant TIE fighter and Slave I -- from the "Star Wars" movies, games and TV shows. Plus a fun poster celebrates "Star Wars" Lego.

By February 16, 2015

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Google sniffs after smart device that blasts your body odor

The search giant is granted a patent for a "fragrance emission device" that would sense when you have B.O. and steer you away from any friends who might be nearby at the time.

By February 11, 2015

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Watch 'Star Wars' and 'Star Trek' battle for supremacy in fan-made trailer

Finally, the worlds of "Star Trek" and "Star Wars" have come together in this epic trailer by crossover specialist Alex Luthor. Which sci-fi fan favorite will come out victorious?

By February 5, 2015