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Girl wants a dragon, so scientists make one

When a 7-year-old asks Australian scientists for a dragon, they first give her a sincere apology, then figure out how to send her an adorable 3D-printed winged beast.

By Jan. 12, 2014

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Scientists put backpacks on bees to study colony collapse

Australian scientists are fitting bees with tiny sensors so they can monitor and study the insects' drastically diminishing populations.

By Jan. 14, 2014

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3D-printing giant bugs out of titanium... for science!

Australia's national science agency is printing out magnified 3D copies of tiny insects in a bid to study them more closely.

By Jun. 19, 2013

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Eyewear shopping app turns your headshot into 3D image

CSIRO's Smart Vision AR tech makes it easy to get a realistic idea of what your next pair of shades will look like on you.

By Oct. 8, 2013

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Leaning Tower of Pisa 3D-mapped with handheld laser

The Zebedee scanner sways as the user walks, gathering data for a map that can be displayed as a point cloud in a 3D projection room.

By Sep. 17, 2013

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Australia begins test of Wi-Fi via TV antenna

The Ngara system transmits wireless broadband to households via TV antennas. The uplink test was a success, but getting data downloaded remains a work in progress.

By Dec. 17, 2010

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Wi-Fi, meet the TV antenna

Australia's CSIRO to unveil breakthrough tech allowing multiple users to upload content at the same time while maintaining a 12Mbps data transfer rate, all over old analog TV aerial.

By Nov. 3, 2010

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Marvel at massive Milky Way energy emissions

Researchers snap a stunning photo of massive amounts of charged particles bursting from the center of the Milky Way galaxy.

By Jan. 7, 2013

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Air guitar T-shirt rocks imaginary beat

Scientists have created a T-shirt that adds a sound track when wearers strum their air guitar.

By Nov. 14, 2006

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Carbon, the atmosphere and our future

Two new studies detail the presence of carbon dioxide and greenhouse gases in the atmosphere.

By May. 11, 2007