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Early bird or night owl? It could be in your genes

Being a morning person or a night owl could be genetic, suggests a study based on the habits of fruit flies. Waiter, there's a fly in my coffee!

By May 15, 2015

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Pilot was taking selfies just before plane crash, say investigators

Technically Incorrect: The National Transportation Safety Board says the pilot of a small plane that crashed in Colorado was taking selfies -- as was his passenger -- just before the crash that killed them both.

By February 3, 2015

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Take-home test may detect early signs of Alzheimer's

Counting quarters and naming animals are part of a quick written test that could help determine if you may be prone to Alzheimer's disease.

By January 14, 2014

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One nightmarish sea creature is fun, but is two an invasion?

Another giant, ugly oarfish appears on a California beach. Experts say this is unheard of. What do these fish want from us?

By October 21, 2013

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GPS sends Belgian woman to Croatia, 810 miles out of her way

A woman trying to go 90 miles to a Belgian railway station instead ends up in Zagreb because she says that's what her GPS told her to do.

By January 14, 2013

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Faulty vest valve blamed for F-22 pilots' hypoxia symptoms

Valve on pressure vests worn at high altitude caused pilots of the jet fighter to experience dizziness, disorientation, and even blackouts for years.

By July 24, 2012

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San Diego's own Mystery Spot: 'Fallen Star'

"Fallen Star," an art piece by Do Ho Suh atop UCSD's engineering school, expresses the artist's disorientation upon arriving in the U.S. from Korea. CNET Road Trip 2012 takes a look.

By July 19, 2012

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Three 3D TVs compared

We've had the chance to review and directly compare three of the highest-end 3D televisions on the market from Panasonic, Sony, and Samsung.

By July 1, 2010

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Soldiers shot, stabbed, bombed and ... lose their lunch?

USMC commissions Electromagnetic Personnel Interdiction Control "vomit ray."

By March 10, 2007

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Portable laser show for instant partying

Don't bogart that machine

By February 16, 2007