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The Kid is back: Kid Icarus Uprising

Nintendo has kept the lid on the Kid Icarus franchise since the days of the NES. Over a quarter-century later, the series is getting a full reboot for the 3DS. So how does it stack up?

By March 23, 2012

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Kid Icarus Uprising (screenshots)

Over 25 years of silence can't keep Kid Icarus from exploding back on to the Nintendo 3DS.

10 Images March 23, 2012

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A little too much like Icarus

NASA's Web site has video of its Genesis probe crashing.

By September 8, 2004

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Saturn may be birthing a brand-new baby moon

An icy object causing a commotion in Saturn's rings may give astronomers insight into how Saturn's moons form.

By April 15, 2014

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Alien rainbow spotted on the planet Venus

The first "glory" rainbow ever seen on another planet has been spotted on Venus, revealing new clues about the planet's atmospheric composition.

By March 13, 2014

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Full-moon curse lifted? Looks like dusty mirrors are to blame

Researchers explain why reflectors left on the moon 40 years ago aren't cooperating when it comes to returning laser beams meant to measure the orb's distance from Earth.

By February 12, 2014

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Wacca-wacca: NASA unveils Saturn's second Pac-Man moon

Pac-Man makes an appearance on one of Saturn's moons, turning our solar system into one big retro gaming space arcade.

By November 27, 2012

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The man who virtually has it all

A 30 year-old Sydneysider has amassed a small fortune by trading virtual items for real cash in the online game Entropia Universe. What next, though?

By March 4, 2013

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Small drone spotted dangerously close to jet over NYC

Jet pilot reports the small, unmanned craft came within 200 feet as the Alitalia flight made its approach into JFK airport.

By March 5, 2013

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Nintendo's 3DS XL comes with less glare, better 3D performance

The 3DS screen came with 12 percent reflectivity, but that's reduced down to 3 percent in the 3DS XL, according to Nintendo.

By July 23, 2012