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10 things discovered or invented by kids (pictures)

From quasars to medieval pendants, you have kids to thank for these amazing discoveries.

10 Images By July 28, 2015

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Qualcomm invents way to wirelessly charge mobile devices with metal bodies

The new technology will allow you to wirelessly charge a smartphone or other device with a metal exterior or case, a process that hasn't been possible with current charging systems.

By July 28, 2015

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Iraqis claim victory in battle invented as Twitter joke

Technically Incorrect: A man is bored and invents a battle in a fictional Iraqi town called "Cheese Bladder." He tweets it. The rest isn't history.

By June 15, 2015

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Researchers invent tiny sonic screwdriver

Using an array of loudspeakers, researchers have created swirling vortices of sound that were used to manipulate microscopic particles.

By May 28, 2015

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'I invented the future!' Michael Fassbender in first trailer for Steve Jobs biopic

"Steve Jobs" sees Michael Fassbender take to the stage as the Apple co-founder.

By May 18, 2015

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Simple but ingenious invention takes the ouch out of injections

Using 3D printing and a bit of ingenuity, the "Comfortably Numb" team out of Rice University may have just made going to the doctor's office a little less painful.

By April 15, 2015

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Jay Z turns the Tidal, and we discover the man who invented stereo in CNET UK podcast 427

Madonna, Kanye and Beyoncé are taking on Spotify, and Amazon has the best April fool prank that's actually real. We think.

By April 2, 2015

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The fascinating story of the man who invented stereo (and pioneered TV and radar too)

Honoured at the famous Abbey Road Studios, Alan Dower Blumlein pioneered all kinds of technologies before his untimely death during a top-secret wartime mission.

By April 1, 2015

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How 'Numa Numa' invented the viral video

The gent who turned "Numa Numa" into an anthem before the existence of YouTube offers his take to CNET.

By December 9, 2014

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Invent your own smart home with new LittleBits kit

The New York startup unveils its new Smart Home Kit for $249, offering a way for do-it-yourselfers to create doorbells, pet fish feeders or open-refrigerator alarms.

By November 18, 2014