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A NASA asteroid sample extraction might look like this

The space agency offers more details of what it would do after corralling an asteroid -- collect samples and redirect the space rock to orbit around the moon. Yee-haw!

By Aug. 22, 2013


ACLU wants to know how Michigan cops use 'data extraction devices'

ACLU wants more information on how Michigan State Police are using handheld devices it says could download information from the cell phones of motorists they pull over.

By Apr. 19, 2011


E3 game trailer: Dead Space Extraction

Who said PS3 and 360 owners get all the M-rated fun?

By Jun. 2, 2009


E3 2009 Gaming preview: Dead Space: Extraction

Dead Space Extraction is a prequel to the action horror game Dead Space.

Jun. 2, 2009


Simbol Mining raises funds for 'zero-waste' lithium extraction

Start-up plans to piggyback on geothermal power plants and extract lithium carbonate from salty water gushing up from below ground. The lithium will be used for electric car batteries.

By Aug. 10, 2008


Lost Andy Warhol works recovered from Amiga floppy disks

Way back in 1985, famous pop artist Andy Warhol created a set of digital paintings using a Commodore Amiga computer. Those fascinating files have now been recovered.

By Apr. 24, 2014


Electric jolt causes star-shaped cataracts on man's eyes

An electrician experienced a 14,000-volt shock to his left shoulder that left a unique pattern on his eyes' lenses.

By Jan. 28, 2014


NASA scientist: Slamming used asteroid into moon 'makes sense'

When we're done studying an abducted asteroid, one way to get rid of it could be to have it lose at a game of chicken with our largest satellite.

By Sep. 30, 2013


Off with their heads: Yahoo issues list of nixed projects

A dozen projects -- including blast from the past Alta Vista -- are getting tossed aside as the company says it needs to make choices to create "beautiful products that are essential" to users.

By Jun. 28, 2013


Up close with one of the solar system's biggest asteroids

NASA debuts stunning high-resolution pictures of the gargantuan 330-mile-diameter Vesta asteroid.

By Sep. 13, 2013