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Salvador Dali's elephants get the steampunk Lego treatment

Surreality rules in a Lego artist's interpretation of the skinny-legged beasts from Salvador Dali's famous painting "The Elephants."

By Mar. 21, 2014

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Neil deGrasse Tyson: Thor's hammer weighs 300 billion elephants

Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson tackles the difficult calculations required to determine the weight of superhero Thor's otherworldly weapon.

By Feb. 8, 2013

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Elephants ready to party as eBay ban approaches

Cyber barter site is set to put into effect a worldwide ban on ivory products on Jan. 1, a move animal rights advocates hope will slow the illegal trade in wildlife species and products online.

By Dec. 29, 2008

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Elephants and bank robbing, not a good mix

SecureWorks releases information on the size of the Storm botnet swelling to 1.7 million bots in the months of June and July, up from 2,815 in the first five months of the year.

By Aug. 3, 2007

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Drones help prevent rhino, elephant poaching

Unmanned aerial vehicles trackked rhinos and elephants and could help save some herds from being killed by poachers.

By Feb. 14, 2014

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A circus in the morning

Bring an elephant to the breakfast table with the Circus Waffle Maker.

By Mar. 30, 2010

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Neil deGrasse Tyson: Why 'Star Trek' beats 'Star Wars'

Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson explains his "meh" attitude toward "Star Wars" and why he would rather be Captain Kirk than Captain Picard.

By May. 15, 2013

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Time to recalculate? Thor's hammer may be a featherweight

Neil deGrasse Tyson's calculations that Thor's hammer weighs as much as 300 billion elephants may be off by about 300 billion elephants.

By Feb. 19, 2013

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Thor's hammer gets a Tesla coil, puts out 80,000 volts

According to comic book legend, Thor's hammer can summon lightning. A couple of makers decided to make that concept real with an assist from a Tesla coil.

By May. 3, 2013

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Pinterest inspires gift givers with holiday gift guides

One of the major holiday challenges is what to give people; the social network aims to solve this problem by rolling out more than 100 holiday gift boards organized by notable pinners and celebrities.

By Nov. 27, 2013