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'Star Trek' vs. 'Star Wars': Georgia Tech professors weigh in

It's the greatest debate in science fiction, and Georgia Tech faculty, staff and alumni think they know which one really is the best sci-fi franchise -- er, universe.

By September 15, 2015

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Miss Georgia's custom heels flaunt 3D-printed flair

Shoes that look like a classic car? Georgia Tech industrial design students fashion a pair of high-tech shoes for their peer, Miss Georgia, inspired by the school's Ford mascot.

By September 15, 2014

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New Takata airbag inflator recall covers some 5 million vehicles

This news reported by Reuters arrives in the wake of the 10th death allegedly linked to faulty Takata components.

By January 26, 2016

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Survive any apocalypse in this $17.5 million underground bunker

This luxurious Georgia bunker is 45 feet underground, houses about 20 people and can withstand a nuclear blast up to 20,000 tons. But that safety will cost you.

By November 18, 2015

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Do tax rebates drive electric vehicle sales?

After Georgia removed its EV tax credit and instituted a fee to replace lost gas taxes, the state saw a marked decline in EV sales.

By November 4, 2015

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Teaching a robot to fall over without making a fool of itself

Roboticists at the Georgia Institute of Technology are teaching robots how to brace themselves for a fall.

By October 14, 2015

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Police's jokey Facebook post warns lawbreakers not to post on Facebook

Technically Incorrect: The Dunwoody Police Department in Georgia believes that humor might put people off doing things that are against the law.

By July 22, 2015

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AI learns how to build Super Mario levels by watching YouTube

Georgia Tech creates a form of artificial intelligence that learns how to build Super Mario Bros. levels by watching gameplay videos. Because computers need lower productivity levels too.

By June 25, 2015

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Georgia Tech uses human arm sensors to make robots safer

A control system helps robots quickly adjust to subtle changes in the way their operators move, which could improve safety in manufacturing settings.

By January 16, 2014

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Man killed after responding to a Craigslist iPhone 6 ad, police say

Technically Incorrect: A Georgia chemistry student replied to a Craigslist ad that turned out to be fake. It led, police say, to his death when he met the alleged sellers.

By February 12, 2015