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Researchers build pub to find out why people get hammered

A UK university wants to understand why people get drunk. So it spent $33,000 on a pub laboratory with microphones and hidden cameras to solve a great human mystery. (Maybe not so much of a mystery?)

By February 18, 2014

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Can you be MC Hammer's pal? Social startup has an answer

The entertainment icon endorses 1mind, a new social network from the duo behind About Last Night. This latest startup uses a personality match algorithm to find folks who are similar to you.

By August 1, 2013

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Comic-Con 2013: Thor's Hammer takes center stage at Marvel's booth

Brian checks out Marvel's Thor 2 showcase including Thor's hammer, Mjolnir, and their constantly changing stage.

By July 18, 2013

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Apple hammers Google witness hard in e-book pricing trial

As the e-book saga rolls on, Apple attempts to poke holes in Google's testimony and the Justice Department's case.

By June 6, 2013

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What happens when you drop a feather and a hammer on the moon?

What happens when you drop a feather and a hammer on the moon?

By August 6, 2014

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Who wins in this Thor vs. Superman supersuit smackdown?

A new infographic pits DC superheroes and villains against Marvel good guys and bad guys -- in terms of couture, at least.

By August 26, 2014

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Four ways Coin can save its connected credit card

The startup ticked off preorder customers by announcing a shipping delay and communicating the news poorly. But Coin can still get back on its feet. Here's how.

By August 23, 2014

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Thor's hammer gets a Tesla coil, puts out 80,000 volts

According to comic book legend, Thor's hammer can summon lightning. A couple of makers decided to make that concept real with an assist from a Tesla coil.

By May 3, 2013

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Forged lightsaber-katana fit for a 'Star Wars' samurai

Once again, feudal Japan crosses over into the realm of "Star Wars" with a "Man at Arms: Reforged" creation that combines a lightsaber with a samurai sword.

By August 13, 2014

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The fastest rocket ever built is up for auction

An historic HFL Kholod Mach 6.47 scramjet jointly developed by NASA and CIAM -- the fastest rocket ever built -- is going under the hammer in September.

By July 21, 2014