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Uber travels to Johannesburg to add fifth continent

The company's car service is now for the first time in Africa as it continues to expand its offering globally.

By August 8, 2013

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Connecting a continent in the 19th century (photos)

We mark the storied anniversary of the day the Union Pacific and Central Pacific railroads made transcontinental travel possible for the first time in North America.

16 Images May 11, 2012

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Cloudy skies? Not in the Americas? Watch the total lunar eclipse here

If you can't see this week's total lunar eclipse in the sky above you, you can still watch it online.

By April 14, 2014

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20,000km undersea cable to link Singapore to Europe

The new 100Gbps fiber-optic link will open up international communications for 15 telecommunications companies and protect against severed cables or other problems.

By March 6, 2014

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Whoosh: Animated global weather map has winning winds

Not just for weather junkies, an online interactive global wind map will capture your imagination with a colorful swirl of moving wind patterns.

By February 4, 2014

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Apple explores 30 years of the Mac with video shot via iPhones

Apple recruits 15 film crews armed with 100 iPhones to shoot footage of the Mac in action around the world in just one day.

By February 3, 2014

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Geology of thrones: Elaborate maps of Westeros over eons

"Game of Thrones" often feels like it's set in a real world. Feed the illusion with these fascinating geologic maps created by Stanford researchers.

By April 10, 2014

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Doctor Who: The World Tour brings the Tardis to you

The next Doctor (Peter Capaldi), Clara (Jenna Coleman), and Executive Producer Steven Moffat will visit New York, London, Sydney, Mexico City, and more on a whirlwind media tour.

By June 11, 2014

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Doctor Who anniversary special airing 24 November

The 50th anniversary Doctor Who special — "The Day of the Doctor" — will be airing on the ABC in Australia on 24 November.

By October 1, 2013

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Xbox One launch delayed until 2014 in eight European markets

Some eager European fans of Microsoft's next-gen console will have to wait until next year to get their hands on it -- unless they live in the U.K., Spain, France, Germany, Ireland, Austria, or Italy.

By August 14, 2013