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Low-budget real-life Batsuit stops knives and punches

Blades and fists bounce right off a homemade Batsuit built with Kevlar and foam to withstand the assault by supervillains.

By April 10, 2015

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A cut above the rest: Final Fantasy kitchen knives

Movie prop maker Tim Baker and his team forge a set of Final Fantasy kitchen knives complete with an Ultros knife block in the latest episode of the DIY webseries "Super-Fan Builds."

By February 3, 2015

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It's easy to make your brain think it's in someone else's body

By messing with the brain's sense of location, a team of researchers in Sweden figure out how make people believe they're wearing each other's bodies.

By May 5, 2015

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'Avengers' superfan sits pretty in HulkBuster high chair

Nothing makes a baby feel all-powerful more than a handcrafted HulkBuster high chair. The latest "Super-Fan Builds" creation gives a little girl a suit that would impressive even Tony Stark.

By April 27, 2015

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Liquid body armor could save you from a bullet

A Polish firm is the latest to concoct unassuming-looking fluids that harden on impact, making for lighter, more flexible protection on the battlefield and beyond.

By April 6, 2015

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'Star Wars' superfan finds Han trapped in a carbonite-coffin coffee table

Movie prop maker Tim Baker and his team create a tribute to "Star Wars" with a Han Solo in carbonite coffin, which doubles as furniture.

By April 3, 2015

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Uber homes in on safety initiatives amid concerns

After a series of allegations of Uber drivers committing rape and other crimes against passengers, the ride-hailing company expands on its safety measures.

By March 25, 2015

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Whatever you do, don't make Magneto Cat angry

Cats are finicky eaters, but some felines should never be crossed when it comes to their vittles. Find out why cats with superpowers should be taken seriously in "X-Men: Magneto Cat."

By February 24, 2015

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Lucky dog gets canine home modeled after the 'Up' house

Movie prop maker Tim Baker and his team make the ultimate canine home worth begging for -- a floating balloon doghouse from the Pixar movie "Up."

By February 17, 2015

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Crazy-rare classic 'Star Trek' phaser goes up for auction

A screen-used prop phaser from the original "Star Trek" series is up for sale and it's expected to fetch a price that is out of this world.

By January 26, 2015