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hard x-ray

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Scientists capture first super-res X-rays of living cells

While lower-energy "soft" X-rays can already image living cells, the higher-energy "hard" ones that can view objects as small as a few nanometers haven't been able to -- until now.

By February 28, 2014

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Amazon expands X-Ray actor bio feature to TV shows

Kindle Fire users will be able to instantly find out information about actors in television shows by tapping the screen during play.

By March 27, 2013

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DHS' X-ray scanners could be cancer risk to border crossers

Homeland Security is deploying X-ray scanners to inspect interior of vehicles crossing the border, according to documents obtained by a privacy group, raising new concerns about cancer and privacy risks.

By January 12, 2012

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Bluetooth for the Blue Period: Art and tech unite in MONA's gallery app

Australia's Museum of Old and New Art is renowned for its unique design, eccentric founder and provocative art. But at the centre of it all, MONA's greatest achievement has been in the technological realm.

By December 21, 2014

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No X-ray vision needed to see through this wall

If you're interested in innovative building materials, you can get a close-up look at the see-through concrete Litracon between now and April 25 in New York.

By March 20, 2009

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BlackBerry hopes 'love it or hate it' Passport earns it a second chance

The embattled smartphone manufacturer is betting its oddly shaped device will turn some heads.

By September 24, 2014

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3D-printed cadavers revolutionise anatomical education

The 3D Printed Anatomy Series allows medical students to learn human anatomy without needing access to a real cadaver.

By July 15, 2014

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Amazon delivers long-rumored Fire Phone smartphone

CEO Jeff Bezos enters the smartphone game, in an effort to get shoppers to buy even more from the e-commerce site.

By June 18, 2014

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Peer into the heart of an exploding star

For the first time, we have telescopes strong enough to see the radioactivity at the heart of the supernova known as Cas A. What scientists have seen there helps unravel the mystery of how a star dies.

By February 20, 2014

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The next Steve Jobs isn't Jeff Bezos -- or so Bezos says

When you get a personal product walkthrough from Jeff Bezos, you learn a lot about the new Kindle tablets -- and about the Amazon CEO himself.

By September 25, 2013