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Knitted-frog dissection skips the formaldehyde

True, you won't get to see the muscle fibers or elastic tongue or whiff the formaldehyde. But he isn't glued down, which means you can take him out and cuddle him. Bonus!

By Jun. 29, 2009

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Experimenting with fireballs in space

It turns out burning fuel in space is much different than on Earth -- think floating fireballs that give off formaldehyde.

By Jun. 18, 2013

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Helmet's foul odor could save lives

Researchers in Germany hope to alert cyclists when their helmets should retire by building ones made of polymer materials that start to smell foul if they develop cracks.

By Jun. 7, 2010

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Mario, 'Star Wars,' Chuck Taylors collide in nerdy shoe collection

Pump up your kicks with a custom set of Converse All-Stars done up with hand-knitted video gaming and science fiction themes.

By Nov. 27, 2012

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Vac hack lets Roomba test air quality too

With a few simple parts you can turn your Roomba into your own personal Erin Brockovich, at least as far as detecting indoor air pollution.

By Jul. 20, 2011

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Speakers and art, together at last

Josh Ray's Urban Fidelity Kickstarter project puts art and clever speaker design together in California.

By Jul. 31, 2012

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Press releases we never finished reading department, mommy-what's-that-smell division

Just go this pitch for the Wiki company Near-Time...

By Dec. 14, 2006

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Shopping for an EV? Head to the mall

Electric-car startup Coda Automotive opened up its first Apple-inspired retail outlet in a Los Angeles mall.

By Sep. 9, 2011

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Mission impossible: Design great-sounding, affordable speakers

Pioneer's Andrew Jones not only designs $80,000 speakers, he has now crafted a phenomenal-sounding $499 home theater system.

By Aug. 12, 2012

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Plant power to fight toxic tech

Plants could clean the air of toxic chemicals from living rooms and offices and, perhaps, power plants.

By May. 30, 2008