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A meteorite may have just killed someone for the first time on record

A mysterious object is believed to have fallen from the sky in India over the weekend, blasting out windows and causing an explosion that left one dead.

By February 8, 2016

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NASA orbiters hide behind Mars to avoid comet debris

A rare close flyby of a comet near Mars put NASA's orbiters in a potentially dangerous situation, but also allowed them to study the moving space object.

By October 20, 2014

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Fallout 4 patch lands on PS4 and Xbox One, see comparison video here

The latest patch for Bethesda's open-world RPG has arrived on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One; see a video and the full patch notes here.

By February 8, 2016

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Fallout 4 patch hits PC, coming to PS4 and Xbox One this week

The patch fixes lots of bugs, including one where a player could become dismembered while still alive.

By January 31, 2016

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Bruno the vacuum bin sucks (in a good way)

This smart dustbin with built-in suction for dirt and debris changes the way you take things to the trash

By May 4, 2015

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Gecko-inspired adhesive lets you climb walls

Mechanical engineers at Stanford University have developed a substance that mimics gecko toes. Not just for scaling walls in Spiderman-like fashion, the adhesive could help clean up space debris and be used on automobile assembly lines.CNET's Sumi Das visits the research lab where it was created to learn how it works.

By February 25, 2015

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NASA unveils fascinating images of Mars-buzzing comet

A large comet swooped in close to Mars over the weekend. NASA's orbiters had to hide from the debris, but still captured some great shots.

By October 21, 2014

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NASA crashes spacecraft into moon at 3,600 mph

NASA leaves some more debris on the lunar surface by intentionally crashing a spacecraft...for science.

By April 18, 2014

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Pew pew! Scientists hatch plan to laser-blast space junk

Scientists have come up with a very video game-like way to take out orbiting space debris using ground-based lasers.

By March 10, 2014

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'Mamoris' chair doubles as a helmet

Meet a multitasking chair from earthquake-prone Japan. You can sit in it and, if needed, use it to protect your head from falling debris.

By October 29, 2013