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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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Apple aiming to go all green in China manufacturing

Right now 87 percent of Apple's global operations run on renewable energy. But its goal is 100 percent and converting China manufacturers will be key to getting there.

By May 11, 2015

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May the felt be with 'Star Wars Epic Yarns'

Fans can relive their favorite moments from the "Star Wars" original trilogy in this series of kids books that depict scenes and characters made from felt. The authors talk to CNET about their crafting process.

By May 4, 2015

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4K content guide: What to watch in 4K today

So you bought a new 4K TV and you're wondering what's on. The answer right now is: not much. But the list is growing. Here's a look at what you can watch now in 4K, and what's coming down the pike in the near future.

By February 2, 2015

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Play this free online game to plant real trees where they're needed most

Test your trivia chops while helping to reforest the planet through an innovative new gaming website called JohnnyAppl.

By April 20, 2015

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Someday your new iPhone could contain metals mined from poo

There's gold in them thar dookies! Researchers says there's millions worth of gold, silver, platinum and other precious metals in our sewage and they've got a plan to retrieve it.

By March 25, 2015

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Pianist to perform musical duet with slime mold

Say hello to one half of a musical duo premiering this weekend -- a single-cell organism that usually hides out in wet forests.

By February 28, 2015