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Take a ride on the tallest, fastest, longest 'dive coaster' on Earth

New video takes you on the Valravn roller coaster -- named after a mythic beast -- that breaks records with its vertical drop and other head-scrambling features.

By September 9, 2015

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Star Trek transporter LED coasters materialize your cocktails

Beam up your scotch in your own home with a set of LED coasters that come complete with Star Trek sound effects.

By December 3, 2015

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Insane video puts you in front seat of world's tallest 'giga coaster'

A crazy new roller coaster modeled after a hornet's flight is coming to a Charlotte, N.C., amusement park -- and it's not for the faint of heart.

By March 5, 2015

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Take a virtual ride on Six Flags' insane new 'wing seat' roller coaster

New Jersey amusement park gives a peek at its Total Mayhem ride coming next year. But make sure you haven't just eaten before watching this video. The thing is crazy.

By September 3, 2015

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Low Latency: The coaster is back

With Verizon now at the helm, we've got a new take on those amazing AOL trial discs.

By May 13, 2015

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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