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Hoopla! The inventor of basketball returns -- via hologram

A holographic version of Dr. James Naismith makes a cameo appearance to talk hoops during the NBA's tech summit.

By February 12, 2016

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Turtles' age determined by atomic-bomb fallout in their shells

Extensive US nuclear testing in the middle of the last century yields a new tool for scientists to use today in dating endangered sea turtles.

By January 10, 2016

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Super Bowl special effects: New cameras power 'Matrix'-style replays

The broadcast will use a record number of cameras to capture angles that put viewers in the middle of the action.

By February 4, 2016

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Age determines the transportation jobs in this sea-creature colony

New research finds that members of a group of jellyfish-like marine animals use their jets in different ways -- depending on age -- to steer the colony. No word on retirement age.

By September 2, 2015

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Cause of fatal 2014 SpaceShipTwo crash determined by NTSB

The National Transportation Safety Board releases its final report on the October 31 crash that killed one of two pilots on the test flight over the Mojave Desert.

By July 28, 2015

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Five ways to boost your Android phone's battery life right now

This collection of apps will not only extend the life of your handset, but could also improve its overall performance.

By February 8, 2016

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Revolt! Reddit uprising is determined to oust Ellen Pao

The interim CEO's apology falls on deaf ears after the firing of a key staffer stirs new policies. Poor communication with Reddit users hasn't helped.

By July 9, 2015

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Swappa Price helps you determine how much a device is worth

A new app from Swappa, a website for buying and selling used smartphones, wants to take the pain out of determining the value of your old smartphones.

By July 2, 2015

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Livestream your gunshot wound? It may save your life

The GoodSAM app connects you with a verified medic nearby and sends a video feed of your injuries, helping first responders better prepare.

By February 11, 2016

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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