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Gator power: Alligator fat pitched as biodiesel

Millions of pounds of fat from alligators, which are not threatened, is thrown away every year but the fat is more suitable than other animal fats for biodiesel, a study finds.

By Aug. 18, 2011

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How to give an albino alligator a CT scan

Getting an alligator to sit still for a CT scan is a challenge, especially when you know he can't be sedated.

By Feb. 14, 2014

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'Fatbergs' choking London sewers to be used for energy

The world's largest fat-fueled power station will generate some 130 GWh a year. And "fat icebergs" won't end up in landfill sites.

By Apr. 25, 2013

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Crave giveaway: Boombotix Boombot Rex Limited Edition portable speaker

Boombotix is gearing up to release a limited-edition model of its Rex ultraportable wireless speaker, with 20 percent of proceeds going to aid injured bike messengers. Get one for free here.

By Aug. 2, 2013

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Alligator's new prosthetic tail works swimmingly

Mr. Stubbs the alligator gets a prosthetic rubber tail to replace the real one that was bitten off years ago.

By Mar. 12, 2013

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John Deere goes olive-drab at Robotics Rodeo

The tractor maker merges jeep styling with high-tech gadgetry in its R-Gator, an unmanned vehicle for recon missions and pack-mule duties.

By Sep. 2, 2009

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Electric guitar case will play your iPod

It even has built-in speakers, for some unknown reason.

By Feb. 19, 2008

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New & Noteworthy: Mac cruise; FireWire everywhere; High-bandwidth Internet faltering?; more

New & Noteworthy: Mac cruise; FireWire everywhere; High-bandwidth Internet faltering?; more

By Aug. 28, 2001

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New U.S. 'antispyware' bill invites fight with Net firms

Senate bill is likely to vex Net companies and advertisers, which have been warning for years that supposedly 'antispyware' proposals could impose problematic regulations.

By Jun. 15, 2007

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GUSS: An off-road golf cart for troop support

The military's latest automated vehicle is an off-road combat golf cart. No, really.

By Jul. 9, 2010