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4D Batman roller coaster tosses you to Gotham and back

A new ride coming to the Six Flags theme park in Fiesta, Texas, will have you gliding around like the Caped Crusader. Those with weak stomachs need not apply.

By September 2, 2014

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'Elders' visit Italy, ride roller coaster with Oculus Rift

Watch as senior citizens slip on the virtual reality headset and get a tour of a villa in Italy and get stuck in a haunted house in this Fine Brothers video.

By August 29, 2014

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'Star Trek' theme park: Hop on the Warp Speed Coaster

Enterprising fans may want to teleport to Spain for Paramount Park Murcia, which will include not only a "Star Trek" theme park, but condos, hotels, and a casino. It's scheduled to debut in 2015.

By February 26, 2014

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Need for speed? How coasters are getting faster and scarier

This summer, amusement parks around the U.S. are opening roller coasters that are bigger, faster, and scarier than ever thanks in part to technology that will soon help launch jets off U.S. Navy carriers. If you love roller coasters, check out the awesome POV videos.

By June 28, 2013

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Roller coaster tech helps U.S. Navy with its need for speed

About a dozen new roller coasters are opening at amusement parks across the U.S. this summer. Many are bigger, faster, and scarier than ever thanks to tech capable of accelerating them to up to 100 mph. CNET's Sumi Das shows us how the technology is also helping revolutionize U.S. Navy carriers.

By June 28, 2013

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Seth Rogen, James Franco play 'Freaks & Geeks' game

In the ultimate meta video, the actors play their characters from the "Freaks & Geeks" TV show in a choose-your-own-adventure game.

By December 3, 2014

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Need a laugh? 'Star Trek: The Next Generation' outtakes make it so

Geordi has a giggle fit, Picard gets trampled by Bev Crusher, and Riker chases a shipmate in the most hilarious way possible in a new blooper reel.

By November 22, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 083: Net neutrality, bases on the moon, Blizzcon 2014 recap, and more

The European Space Agency released a concept video showing how a robot, along with a 3D printer, might someday create a base on the moon for astronauts to live in. It's just a concept, but it's still fun to think about. Would you live on a lunar base?

By November 10, 2014

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Twitpic links, photo archive will 'stay alive' due to deal with Twitter

The popular service for sharing photos on Twitter is set to close today, but its founder says the Twitpic domain and photo archive have been "given" to Twitter, so photos and links will be around awhile.

By October 25, 2014

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Investors snub Amazon, but Wall Street analysts remain loyalists

Financial analysts continue to focus on Amazon's long-term growth, despite back-to-back quarters of losses.

By October 24, 2014