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Embarking on a Google Glass exploration

In this special edition of CNET Update, Bridget Carey shows off Google Glass and explains the basics of the computer headset.

By May. 1, 2013

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Embarking on a Google Glass exploration

In this special edition of CNET Update, Bridget Carey shows off Google Glass and explains the basics of the computer headset.

By May. 1, 2013

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Frax app brings fractal-exploration glory to iOS

A computer-graphics A-team is digging into fractals again with software that's clearly a labor of love. Exploring the Mandelbrot and Julia sets is a spectacular marriage of beauty and math.

By Oct. 2, 2013

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NASA experimenting with 3D printing for space exploration

President Obama said 3D printing "has the potential to revolutionize the way we make almost everything." So why not start with NASA? CNET's Sumi Das visits NASA Ames to look at how they're making space parts from 3D-printing machines.

By Apr. 17, 2013

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7-foot crab robot may be future of underwater exploration

Crabster CR200, designed to overcome mobility challenges in rough water, is also a frighteningly awesome-looking robot.

By Jul. 30, 2013

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NASA launches new space tech and exploration division

As part of President Obama's bid to further invest in space innovation, the U.S. agency creates the Space Technology Mission Directorate.

By Feb. 21, 2013

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The last look at Herschel: A chapter in space exploration ends (pictures)

After doing yeoman work photographing the universe the last three years, the Herschel Space Observatory has finished the last of its helium coolant. Take a look back after the end of an era.

10 Images By Jul. 1, 2013

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Google loans out Street View Trekker for global exploration

In an effort to map parts of the planet where cars can't go, the tech giant is working with third-party organizations to gather imagery from hiking trails, beaches, canyons, and mountaintops.

By Jun. 27, 2013

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Should Columbus Day be changed to 'Exploration Day'?

A Neil Armstrong-inspired petition to change the controversial holiday to a celebration of American exploration and innovation is prepared for liftoff.

By Oct. 8, 2012

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Spirit, Opportunity mark nine years of Mars exploration (pictures)

Curiosity is just the latest vehicle to take to the highways of Mars. NASA landed its first rover there in 1997. And nine years ago this month, Spirit and Opportunity began their own wheeled mission. Here's a look at some of the more than 300,000 images those two highly successful Mars cars have sent back.

24 Images By Jan. 4, 2013