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childhood

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'I got my heroes back': Why the new 'Star Wars' trailer made me cry

The new "Force Awakens" trailer transports CNET's Tania González to her youth in Mexico, where she and her brother turned broomsticks into lightsabers and her dog played the role of droid "Arturito."

By April 17, 2015

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Facebook spurs emotional reunion between man and his childhood nurse

Social media helps a family find a nurse whose kindness 40 years ago was never forgotten, inspiring the hashtag #NurseKathy.

By March 18, 2015

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Pokemon teams up with manga horror legend Junji Ito to ruin your childhood

One of the world's finest creators of comic book horror has teamed up with The Pokemon Company for a special "scary" collaboration.

By October 20, 2014

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Relive your childhood with streaming site Nick Reboot

You can go home again! Nick Reboot streams classic Nickelodeon shows all day, every day.

By August 29, 2014

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Amazon's unusual launch event teaser: CEO Jeff Bezos' favorite childhood book

Could a 61-page children's book unlock clues about Amazon's plans for its mysterious launch event? Jessica Dolcourt read it to find out.

By June 13, 2014

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Big, street-legal Little Tikes car is your childhood on steroids

The classic Cozy Coupe kiddie car gets reborn as a working, full-size car, complete with no windshield.

By January 30, 2014

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Beside herself in time: Photographer's imaginary meetings with childhood self

Photographer Chino Otsuka inserts her adult self next to her child self in photos from the '70s and '80s in a thoughtful series called "Imagine Finding Me."

By January 14, 2014

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How to better spy on a childhood virus

Scientists at Georgia Tech say a new technique for tagging the genome and studying the RNA of a virus could help them discover better antiviral drugs and perhaps even more effective vaccines.

By January 2, 2014

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5 favourite VHS memories

Before Netflix and DVDs, there was VHS. Here are our favourite memories of the chunky tape format that defined many a childhood.

By March 23, 2015

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Tech leaders are using their voices, influence to speak out on social, political issues

CEOs from Apple, Facebook and Salesforce are utilizing their power to offer their positions on everything from gay rights to immigration to vaccinations. And they're not the only ones.

By April 5, 2015