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Professor warns robots could keep us in coffins on heroin drips

Technically Incorrect: Citing an extreme example, an Oxford University professor says the biggest fear is that robots will be smarter than us, and by misinterpreting our commands, might have very different definitions of happiness.

By June 29, 2015

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'Star Wars' superfan finds Han trapped in a carbonite-coffin coffee table

Movie prop maker Tim Baker and his team create a tribute to "Star Wars" with a Han Solo in carbonite coffin, which doubles as furniture.

By April 3, 2015

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Thousands attend Satoru Iwata's funeral to pay respects to the Nintendo visionary

Iwata praised for his influence that "will make people around the world smile."

By July 16, 2015

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A breathtaking sword from the last days of the Vikings

After four painstaking years of research, a sword found in a Viking burial ground has been revealed, linking the deceased to battles in England.

By July 15, 2015

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Should Pluto return to the planet club?

In 2006, Pluto had its planet status revoked. Now a petition hopes to get it restored -- but would other dwarf planets ride in on its coattails?

By July 14, 2015

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Gone in a flash? Facebook says Adobe's plug-in is a security risk no longer worth taking

Steve Jobs' 2010 appeal for a Flash-free world echoes again from Facebook and from Firefox maker Mozilla after revelations of just how vulnerable Adobe's animation software actually is.

By July 13, 2015

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Young Han Solo gets his own movie directed by 'Lego Movie' guys

Everyone's favorite scruffy-looking nerf herder returns in a new "Star Wars" film directed by Christopher Miller and Phil Lord and written by Lawrence Kasdan and Jon Kasdan.

By July 7, 2015

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The eerie robots of 'Humans' hold a black mirror to our darkest fears

AMC and Channel 4's new TV show sees smiling, servile "synths" in every home... but is it them or us who should be feared?

By June 13, 2015

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Han Solo mini-fridge lets you store your drinks in carbonite

This fridge is alive and in perfect hibernation. ThinkGeek is out with a Han Solo mini-fridge that lets you encase your very own nerf herder in carbonite.

By June 2, 2015

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This 'Star Trek' Enterprise home office would make Scotty jealous

Boldly go where no man has worked before with this impressive "Star Trek" Enterprise computer table and office chair presented in the latest episode of "Super-Fan Builds."

By May 26, 2015