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Watch a jet with no front landing gear land on stool

A little-known fact is that a special stool was invented for the very purpose of helping a Harrier jet land without its front landing gear.

By June 26, 2014

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RC 'Jump Jet' may just be chopper in disguise

It was inspired by the famous Harrier.

By April 30, 2008

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A tour of the Royal Air Force Museum

With WWI fighters, seaplanes of the '30s, legendary participants of the Battle of Britain, bombers from WWII, and jets from the '40s to the present day, the Royal Air Force Museum London has examples from every era of flight. Here's a full photo tour.

By July 28, 2014

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Could Microsoft's Surface become the 'Lumia'?

A rumor emerges that Microsoft will integrate certain elements of Nokia branding into its product names. Would this be madness?

By June 28, 2014

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Russian coach blames laser beam for team's World Cup exit

Fabio Capello says his goalkeeper was blinded by a green beam, just before conceding a vital goal.

By June 26, 2014

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F-35 fighter a high-profile no-show at Farnborough

An engine fire three weeks ago has grounded the expensive new fighter jet. US military officials still hope the jet can make a last-minute appearance at the prestigious UK airshow, though.

By July 14, 2014

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How Facebook conducts experiments on your emotions

Some 689,003 lucky Facebook users were unwittingly part of an experiment in which their news feed was altered to make it more or less positive. Was this ethical?

By June 29, 2014

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Samsung exec: People aren't fooled by Apple anymore

Jae Shin, VP of Samsung's Knox mobile security group, says that once upon a time people were moved by branding. Now, he says, they know better.

By June 27, 2014

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Meet the robot polar bear that stops you from snoring

The Japanese are battling the spectre of snoring, and their secret weapon is a robotic polar bear.

By November 13, 2011

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WiiWare and Virtual Console releases for this week

Rounding up the WiiWare and Virtual Console releases for the week of 11/3.

By November 3, 2008