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Brain surgeon: There's no point wearing bicycle helmets

A British brain surgeon says cycle helmets are too flimsy and can actually create more danger by creating the illusion of greater safety.

By June 1, 2014

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Silver Spring Networks buys French Internet-of-streetlights company

Streetlight.Vision's software means the US company can add new services like pollution monitoring to its wireless networks.

By May 28, 2014

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Silver Spring to network 75,000 Florida streetlights

Florida Power & Light will link thousands of streetlights in a project geared to improve efficiency and help the utility fix problems sooner.

By March 6, 2014

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Brain damage: The dark side of the moon is turquoise

Scientists set up equipment in Hawaii to discern the true hue of the dark side. They say that blue light reflected from Earth turns turquoise when it bounces off the moon.

By January 12, 2014

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$700 wheel gives bicyclists a battery boost

The Copenhagen Wheel from startup Superpedestrian helps accelerate a cyclist going uphill, charging its battery with energy stored while braking and descending.

By December 3, 2013

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Silver Spring seeks new profits from smart-city infrastructure

Internet-enabled traffic signals, streetlights, and natural gas meters are expensive to deploy. One company hopes selling the technology as a service will help its business.

By November 19, 2013

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Move over, Mars: Manned Europa mission considered

A group that calls itself Objective Europa is investigating the feasibility of sending a one-way manned mission to Jupiter's moon Europa.

By September 23, 2013

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Smash Lego atoms with a Large Hadron Collider model

A physicist is gathering supporters for an ATLAS experiment Lego mini model that could put a piece of the Large Hadron Collider in the hands of Lego fans everywhere.

By June 18, 2013

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Street View sends you on a virtual vacation

Google's march on Maps continues as it adds 1,001 indoor and outdoor places from around the world to Street View.

By June 13, 2013

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Copenhagen: A city of SUV cyclists

With 55 percent of its residents cycling to their place of work or education each day, Copenhagen has succeeded in changing its transportation system--and improving quality of life along the way.

By August 18, 2011