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Cathedral of steam: Inside Albuquerque's abandoned locomotive shops

What do "The Avengers," "Transformers," and "Terminator Salvation" have in common? They all filmed at the abandoned steam locomotive repair shops in Albuquerque, N.M.

By Apr. 4, 2013

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St Basil's Cathedral celebrated in Russian-themed Google doodle

Dobraye utra! A new Google doodle celebrates the 450th anniversary of St Basil's Cathedral, the distinctive bauble-topped church that has come to symbolise Russia.

By Jul. 12, 2011

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The cathedral plus the bazaar: Open source and Apple (design) envy

Open source makes great software, but not always the most usable software, which is why hybrid models might be the best way to make open source work.

By Jun. 26, 2009

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Sony apologizes for setting video-game shootout in Manchester Cathedral

Sorry or not, though, the company says it has no plans to withdraw the game from the market.

By Jul. 6, 2007

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Let us pray (and play): Church service includes video game

At a cathedral in England, congregants will pass around a PlayStation 3 Sunday as part of collaborative gameplay meant to enhance the spiritual journey.

By May. 11, 2012

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Charlemagne's 1,200-year-old bones are likely the real deal

After 26 years of analysis, German researchers conclude that "with great likelihood" they've been dealing with the skeleton of Charles the Great.

By Feb. 6, 2014

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Underground trampolines -- jumping high, far below

A soon-to-open attraction in Wales will allow visitors to play on massive trampolines suspended inside a ginormous subterranean cave.

By Jun. 16, 2014

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The real-life Minas Tirith from 'Lord of the Rings': A tour of Mont Saint-Michel

For over 1,000 years, Mont Saint-Michel has stood the test of time, sieges, sacks, and more. Its iconic positioning, on a tiny island just off the French coast, has given inspiration to movie makers, designers for games like Assassin's Creed, and artists of all kinds. Here's a full photo tour of this island village, castle, and abbey.

By Jun. 27, 2014

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Neil Armstrong memorial on September 13 to be livestreamed

The nation will have a chance to say goodbye to the iconic astronaut in a public service that will be streamed on NASA's Web site, as well as the cathedral's site.

By Sep. 5, 2012

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LG G2 Mini

Although it bears the same "G2" name as its big brother, the LG G2 Mini is watered down in every respect. Its screen has a disappointingly low resolution, its processor doesn't put up much of a fight and it has an 8- rather than 13-megapixel camera. Unless you crave 4G, the Motorola Moto G is a much better buy as it offers a better screen, the same processor and costs half the price. If however you're after the best mobile tech but in a more pocketable size, Sony's superb Xperia Z1 Compact is where your money should go.

May. 9, 2014

2.5 stars Editor's rating May. 9, 2014

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