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New social network connects people by gut flora

MyMicrobes, created by researchers at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory, brings niche social networking to a new level--and price tag, with a $2,100 gut bacteria sequencing fee.

By Sep. 12, 2011

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'Star Wars' theremin bra: May full support be with you

For "Star Wars" fans who fancy unusual musical instruments and desire a little extra chest support, this "Star Wars" theremin bra should do the trick.

By Jul. 8, 2013

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Soon, we'll be wearing movies

With Flora, the open-source hardware designers at Adafruit Industries have come up with an extensible wearable electronics platform that could make it simple to link together hundreds and hundreds of LEDs.

By Jan. 20, 2012

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Underwater Iron Man to search for world's oldest computer

A submersible exosuit is going to be deployed searching the wreck of the Antikythera in the Aegean Sea to search for ancient technology.

By Jun. 5, 2014

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Don't panic: Canada won't blanket its wilderness with Wi-Fi

Some backcountry enthusiasts are bristling at a plan that could mean wireless Internet access at a few parks starting this summer. The agency says visitors demand it and need it -- but it'll be limited to areas like campgrounds and visitor centers.

By Apr. 29, 2014

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CNET UK Podcast 166: The best of 2009

This week, in traditional Christmas fashion, Ian, Nate, Flora and Rich cast a critical eye over 2009 and argued about what the best products and most interesting stories of the year were

By Dec. 18, 2009

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Tiny Speck releases entire Glitch art archives into public domain

Once an imaginative multiplayer game that explored the minds of ancient giants, Glitch closed down last year. Now its publisher is letting anyone use its innovative art for almost any purpose.

By Nov. 18, 2013

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iPad waistcoat straps you to your tablet

One moment it's a hooded waistcoat, and the next you'll be blowing the minds of all in the vicinity as you rip the item open to reveal your concealed iPad.

By Jul. 9, 2011

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Google's Earth Day doodle reflects planet's complexity

To mark the 43rd Earth Day, Google produces one of its busiest -- but still subtle -- animated doodles, depicting our planet's ever-changing landscape.

By Apr. 21, 2013