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Weird asteroid spun so fast it literally exploded itself

For the first time, astronomers have captured images of a rare type of asteroid that rotates so quickly it literally cracks itself up.

By March 20, 2015

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Man blames third-degree burns on exploding iPhone

Technically Incorrect: A New Jersey man says that he is unable to work after his iPhone 5C emitted a popping noise and caused a burning sensation in his pocket.

By March 1, 2015

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Exploding Kittens: NSFW edition

The Oatmeal's Matthew Inman reveals a few of the explicit cards that are slated for the adult version of Exploding Kittens

January 27, 2015

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But why blow up cats? Inman gives inside scoop on Exploding Kittens

Careless kittens, cards, Kickstarter and The Oatmeal combined to bust crowdfunding records. CNET chats with Matthew Inman, and it's not all SFW.

By January 27, 2015

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Exploding Kittens rake in millions on Kickstarter

We interview Matthew Inman of the Oatmeal about his new project Exploding Kittens, a wildly imaginative card game that surpassed $4 million in Kickstarter funding in less than a week.

January 27, 2015

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Exploding Kittens game blows up on Kickstarter

A new card game involving ticking kitten time bombs goes bonkers on Kickstarter as The Oatmeal fans and other backers clamor to fund its existence.

By January 20, 2015

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Smarter Driver: What you need to know about the exploding airbag recall

Brian Cooley discusses the recent exploding airbag recall and how to find out if your car has one lurking under the dash.

By November 10, 2014

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Unmanned rocket bound for International Space Station explodes

An Orbital Sciences Corp. rocket laden with supplies for the ISS suffers a fiery first-stage engine failure before falling and exploding at a NASA flight facility.

By October 28, 2014

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SpaceX rocket explodes. ('Rockets are tricky,' says Elon Musk)

After a malfunction during a test flight, a Falcon 9 Reusable rocket built by Musk's firm explodes over McGregor, Texas.

By August 23, 2014

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Dell laptop explodes, burns woman

Fire experts say the most likely reason a woman has singed hair and burns is that the laptop's battery malfunctioned.

By June 30, 2014