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NASA says chill out, there's no doomsday asteroid next month

Rumors of an Earth-shattering asteroid impact scheduled for September are blown off course by NASA applying science to the fear-mongering.

By August 20, 2015

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Will California regulators overstep on the Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger?

Commentary: A 2012 law forbids the states' Public Utility Commission from regulating Internet services. But the pending merger of ISPs could allow the opportunity to do just that.

By April 13, 2015

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Watch the trailer for Tina Fey's new Netflix show 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt'

The "30 Rock" creator takes a star of "The Office" from doomsday cult to New York comedy on March 6.

By January 22, 2015

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From Doomsday plane to Frank Lloyd Wright: The best of Road Trip 2013 (pictures)

For five weeks this summer, CNET reporter Daniel Terdiman toured the Midwest, visiting some of the region's most interesting and important locations. Here's a look back at 5,200 miles of reporting.

23 Images By August 19, 2013

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This 30-foot-tall spiked Faraday cage helps satellites thrive

Looking like a deathtrap in a movie, this room at one of the ESA's test centers plays a critical role in satellite building.

By February 7, 2015

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A rare peek inside America's Doomsday plane (pictures)

If America ever fights a nuclear war, military leaders will run command and control from the National Airborne Operations Center. CNET Road Trip 2013 got a look inside one of the very special planes.

27 Images By July 23, 2013

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Aboard America's Doomsday command and control plane

If the U.S. fights a nuclear war, top military brass could run it from aboard the National Airborne Operations Center. CNET Road Trip 2013 went on board one of the militarized 747s.

By July 23, 2013

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Stephen Hawking: God particle could wipe out the universe

In a preface to a new book, the famed physicist fears the Higgs Boson becoming unstable and causing a "catastrophic vacuum decay." But how likely is that really?

By September 7, 2014

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Crave giveaway: Geektastic Comic-Con swag stash, Part 2

Didn't win last week's Comic-Con gold mine? Try again this week for more free comics, action figures, and T-shirts from the show floor. Plus, a poster signed by Multiversity writer Grant Morrison.

By August 8, 2014

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The science of Doomsday

2012 is drawing to a close. Is it the end of days?

By November 25, 2012