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Can't concentrate? Look at this for 40 seconds

The next time your mind wanders, you might be able to regain your focus if you turn your gaze on a specific type of image, says research out of the University of Melbourne.

By May 25, 2015

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Parrot Flower Power

For data lovers, the Flower Power tracks and charts well. For everybody else, the Flower Power lacks the convenience of the competition.

By June 3, 2014

2.5 stars Editors' rating June 3, 2014
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Bonsai tree and flowers, in spaaaaace! (pictures)

A bonsai tree and a floral bouquet float into the stratosphere, where they're photographed before being lost forever. Why? Art -- that's why.

7 Images By July 28, 2014

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Leave a flower for the fallen in virtual 'Game of Thrones' graveyard

Pay your respects in this online memorial to those who met their ends in Westeros and beyond. But be careful, this graveyard is haunted by spoilers.

By June 12, 2014

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Sculpting flowers smaller than a human hair

Through careful modification of simple chemicals in a beaker, Wim Noorduin is able to grow beautiful crystalline structures at the nano scale.

By June 11, 2014

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A flower garden invisible to the naked eye (pictures)

Wim Noorduin is creating stunning fields of flowers and gardens of coral structures. But you'll need a microscope to see these nano-wonders.

9 Images By June 11, 2014

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The Parrot Flower Power assesses your plant's conditions (pictures)

The Parrot Flower Power measures the moisture, temperature, light exposure, and fertilizer levels of the soil near your plant. It collects and stores this data and sends it to your iOS device via Bluetooth.

12 Images By June 3, 2014

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Parrot's Flower Power muffles your plant's voice

This smart plant sensor has lots of features, but struggles with specificity and communication.

By June 3, 2014

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Tech goodies for a shift-refresh on Mother's Day flowers

CNET's Sumi Das rounds up a unique batch of high-tech treats for Mother's Day, including a smart onesie that helps first-time moms worry less and a monthly shopping fix delivered to her doorstep.

By May 7, 2014

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Pizza via emoji: Marketers ride texting craze with branded icons

Companies are jumping into the emoji phenomenon. Domino's lets you order a pizza by tweeting the pizza icon, while other brands like M&M's and 1-800-Flowers are making their own emoji keyboards.

By May 20, 2015