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The Week in Pictures: Chromecast and Cassini shots

Some of the top tech images of the week include Google's attempt to change the way we watch TV, CNET's big news on appliance reviews, and paleontologists digging up a huge dinosaur tail.

By Jul. 27, 2013

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Spray-on Starpath makes roads glow at night

During the day, paths coated with Starpath absorb UV light, which is released when darkness falls. The technology could be a cheaper, more energy-efficient alternative to nighttime street lighting, its maker says.

By Oct. 21, 2013

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Our cars: The European Grand Prix - Leon Edition

We take our trusty long termer out to the legendary Nürburgring GP circuit.

By Apr. 12, 2014

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Curiosity does the Martian wiggle! (picture)

Check out the action on one of the rover's four corner wheels. Soon enough, Curiosity will have its license to drive around the surface of Mars.

By Aug. 21, 2012

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How to sing a cutesy love song in Klingon

YouTube channel Improvised Star Trek has recorded in Klingon what is perhaps the most twee love song ever written. It sounds like a mouthful of glitter-sprinkled gravel.

By Apr. 29, 2013

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It's got the moves: Whill Type-A wheelchair ready for preorder

Former Sony, Toyota, and Olympus engineers team up to redesign the wheelchair. Startup Whill says the result, called Type-A, will be ready early next year.

By Nov. 20, 2013

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Record dinosaur tail unearthed in Mexico

Paleontologists in the northern Mexican state of Coahuila reveal a 16-foot dinosaur tail with 50 connected vertebrae intact.

By Jul. 23, 2013

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Curiosity finds rocky remnant of ancient martian streambed

In a finding that verifies earlier suspicions, the Curiosity rover sends back images featuring rocks made up of gravels scientists say were once swept along by a "vigorous" flow of water.

By Sep. 27, 2012

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Dash 'origami' robot lets you build your own insect buddy

UC Berkeley researchers take their pet insect robot from the lab to a crowdfunding-fueled public debut as a DIY robotics kit.

By Sep. 5, 2013

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Always On torture test giveaway: MacBook Pro 13-inch with Retina Display

It's been graveled, fountained, bricked, and bouldered. Now all it needs is a home...and a new screen that doesn't look like it's been through a black hole.

By Apr. 12, 2013