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Facebook's Safety Check malfunctions after Pakistan bombing

Facebook users thousands of miles from the blast site received an automated query about their well being.

By March 27, 2016

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Facebook activates Safety Check tool after Belgian bombings

The tool that helps people let others known they're fine is among the ways the Internet is central to the response to fatal explosions in Brussels.

By March 22, 2016

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'MythBusters' host Adam Savage builds a better, louder 'duck bomb'

Savage's builds a DIY Ultimate Duck Army Bomb worthy of any bird-brained battle. We dare you not to quack up.

By October 19, 2015

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#IStandWithAhmed: Support grows for teen arrested for clock that 'looked like bomb'

Technically Incorrect: Even President Obama tweets support for the young science enthusiast, inviting him to bring his clock to the White House.

By September 16, 2015

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MythBuster Adam Savage builds moaning Duck Army 'duck bomb'

Adam Savage unleashes the awesome strength of a crying Duck Army through a devilish DIY contraption he calls a duck bomb.

By September 15, 2015

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Turtles' age determined by atomic-bomb fallout in their shells

Extensive US nuclear testing in the middle of the last century yields a new tool for scientists to use today in dating endangered sea turtles.

By January 10, 2016

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Facebook activates Safety Check for Nigeria bombing

For the second time in a week, the social network is letting users in the vicinity of a terrorist attack let their friends and family know they're safe with one click.

By November 18, 2015

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Tricorder-like tech could detect bombs, tumors

Taking on a challenge from DARPA, Stanford scientists create scanning technology similar to the piece of Star Trek gear that's "the holy grail of detection devices."

By November 13, 2015

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Elon Musk explains how he would bomb Mars

Technically Incorrect: Tesla's CEO wants to create constant nuclear pulse explosions so that there'd be two little suns to heat the planet and make it ready for our arrival.

By October 3, 2015

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Robot appears to drop F-bomb on BBC presenters

Technically Incorrect: A BBC breakfast show ends with a goodbye to Linda the robot, but her response sounds remarkably like "f*** you." See what you think.

By September 17, 2015