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Our emoji etiquette guide schools you on lying, drooling, clown faces

When's the right time to send your friend a face with a long nose, or a severed arm taking a selfie? How about a clown face? The answers range from sometimes to never.

By July 1, 2016

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'Crowd Control,' part 3: Forever young is so cliche...

In the second chapter of CNET's crowdsourced science fiction novel, it's becoming possible to live much, much longer on Earth, but not everyone is excited about the high-tech fountain of youth.

By May 11, 2016

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Human head transplant just two years away, surgeon claims

Surgeon Sergio Canavero will be embarking on a project to implement the world's first human head transplant.

By February 25, 2015

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Robotics help young runner get back on his feet after stroke

As part of his long journey back from a massive hemorrhagic stroke, an athlete leans on exoskeleton robotics to regain his mobility and strength.

By December 4, 2014

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Recharging iPhone blamed for another serious shock in China

An iPhone 4 connected to a counterfeit or third-party charger leaves a 30-year-old man in a coma for the past 10 days, according to reports from Asia.

By July 18, 2013

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Watch this rap: How to be a scientist

Science rapper Coma Niddy tells the world that anyone can be scientist, and you don't need even need a lab coat.

By March 27, 2013

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DIY chocolate bars put editor in sugar coma

Who hasn't wanted to make a chocolate bar with the toppings of his or her choice? Well, now you can, thanks to German start-up Chocri.

By June 21, 2010

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About to be taken off life support, man wakes

The young man has been in a coma since being critically injured in a five-car crash in October that killed his friend and roommate.

By December 24, 2011

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Brain scan finds man was not in a coma--23 years later

State-of-the-art brain scan finds Belgian man spent 23 years trying to tell those around him he was not, in fact, in a coma--leading some to question current methods of analyzing coma patients.

By November 23, 2009

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WiiWaa: Fun for kids, coma for animal controller

To play WiiWaa, the user bounces and shakes a stuffed monster around as the onscreen version moves in kind. It's a cute concept, but we feel kind of bad for the puppet who's forced to swallow a gadget and then get shaken into a coma.

By November 10, 2009