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Drones for Good offers a cool million to lifesaving, forest-replanting, landmine-hunting UAVs

An international competition will reward people with ideas for unmanned aerial vehicles that make the world a better place.

By January 26, 2015

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Projection mapping turns real forest into a glowing wonderland

A pair of filmmakers have used projection mapping on a real forest to turn it into a beautiful, luminescent fairyland.

By January 21, 2015

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NASA to shoot lasers at Earth's forests from space

Using tech known as lidar, a device will map forests in 3D and increase understanding of their role in the carbon cycle.

By September 9, 2014

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ARM tries to spread its chips to forests, fields, and factories (Q&A)

Gary Atkinson's job is to make sure the Internet of Things becomes the next big thing for chip designer ARM.

By July 4, 2014

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New shape-shifting 'punk' frog knows how to blend in

A frog found in the cloud forest of Ecuador has a neat trick -- it can change the texture of its skin, and it's the first vertebrate known to do so.

By March 24, 2015

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Plantable paper cup serves up seeds with your coffee

A humble coffee cup has big aspirations to become a forest of trees with a Kickstarter that embeds native seeds in a paper cup.

By February 23, 2015

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Tomorrow Daily 141: A futuristic violin... or a secret alien weapon?

Watching our favorite sports from a first-person perspective may become the norm with the help of this lightweight camera fitted to a player's jersey. It also displays the athlete's heart rate during play, so you'll finally know if your favorite sports hero is cool under pressure, or a hot mess in disguise.

By March 10, 2015

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3% of Android devices taste 5.0 Lollipop

The latest flavor of Google's mobile OS doubles its share of Android devices from a month ago.

By March 4, 2015

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Meet the drones patrolling Barcelona's sewers

The largest city on the Mediterranean Sea sits on giant flood-battling rainfall tanks, patrolled by drones to see what's going on in the sewers.

By March 3, 2015

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Apple showcases user photos in iPhone ad campaign

iPhone 6 photography is the focus of a billboard and Web site campaign promoting the smartphone's picture-taking capabilities.

By March 2, 2015