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Living woolly mammoths could roam the tundra again soon

Scientists have sequenced a nearly complete woolly mammoth genome, which should bolster efforts to resurrect the Stone Age zoological rock star.

By April 24, 2015

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See the 'Suicide Squad' supervillains side-by-side in first cast picture

Will Smith and Viola Davis head the cast of DC Comics supervillain spectacular -- but where's the Joker in the pack Jared Leto?

By April 9, 2015

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Amazing Magic Leap demo raises the bar on AR, but we doubt its authenticity (Tomorrow Daily 148)

Everyone's excited about the Magic Leap "demo" that dropped over the weekend, but we're skeptical. It was made with help from Weta Workshop (the special effects studio responsible for the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy), and it's also far more advanced than anything we've seen so far.

By March 23, 2015

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Lego 'Jurassic Park' and Avengers games coming this year

The impending big-screen blockbusters "Jurassic World" and "Avengers: Age of Ultron" will be joined by Lego video games.

By January 30, 2015

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Five-deal Friday: Ooma, Beats, Gaffigan and more!

If you're ready to cut the landline cord, the Ooma Telo offers lots of... wait, Gaffigan?

By January 9, 2015

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Underwater robot reveals the mysteries of Antarctic ice

An underwater robot has been used to produce the first detailed, high-resolution 3D maps of Antarctic sea ice.

By November 24, 2014

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Lego ends partnership with Shell over Greenpeace campaign

Lego has succumbed to pressure from Greenpeace over its long-term promotional contract with petroleum giant Shell.

By October 9, 2014

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Crave Ep. 169: Water balloon tech nearing $1M in crowdfunding

It's a water balloon crowdfunding blowout with an amazing device that fills 100 water balloons in a minute, and a robot copes with a broken leg.

By August 8, 2014

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Find your stop on 'Game of Thrones' subway maps

Graphic designer Michael Tyznik's incredibly detailed rail transit maps of Westeros and the rest of the Known World from "Game of Thrones" could be on your wall.

By August 8, 2014

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Why CNET compiles cell phone radiation charts

The debate over whether mobile phones pose a danger to your health may never be resolved, but CNET will continue to follow the issue.

By June 13, 2014