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Photos: Power on for Boeing's Dreamliner

It's been a long, earthbound road so far for the 787, but the aircraft got a spark of life recently with the arrival of electricity in the first assembly line model.

By June 23, 2008

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'The Big Lebowski' goes 8-bit in video game reimagining

The folks at CineFix have dreamed up a retro video game around the classic Coen brothers film, and it's got bowling, an angry John Goodman, and enough White Russians to appease the most devout Lebowskians.

By January 23, 2014

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Faster airline boarding? It could be in the bag

New research from Clarkson University focuses on carry-on bags as the key to getting passengers onto planes faster. Bonus: it could mean less jockeying for precious overhead space.

By January 10, 2014

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Game Dev Tycoon out-pirates the pirates

When Greenheart Games released game dev sim Game Dev Tycoon, it simultaneously released its very own pirated version — with an extra feature to expose the pirates.

By April 30, 2013

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Could high-power ultrasound protect produce from pathogens?

A litany of food scares--and rules for organic produce--have pushed the industry to seek new solutions for food safety.

By March 19, 2012

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Nintendo releases a bevy of new and old games on its 3DS

The game-maker harkens back to the '90s by releasing old hits -- such as The Legend of Zelda, Donkey Kong Country, and Yoshi's Island -- on its 3D handheld console.

By April 17, 2013

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New Zelda, Mario games coming to 3DS

Nintendo has announced a line-up of new games coming for the 3DS and Wii U, including a brand new Legend of Zelda title.

By April 17, 2013

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Yum! Tuck into this 12-course meal in a can

On the menu: Kobe beef, French onion soup, roast pork belly, and a whole lot more. You don't even need a can opener.

By August 9, 2013

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Spacesuit of the future could power gadgetry with body heat

Researchers at Kansas State are investigating how the difference in temperature between body heat and a spacesuit's cooling garment could run the suit's electronics.

By December 3, 2013

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NASA hunts rats for public health

From satellite images, NASA can pinpoint the habitats of rodents carrying plague-infected fleas--as part of a program to prevent outbreaks of infectious disease.

By December 12, 2007