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Do not attempt: Mixing alcohol with a Krypton laser

This eye-popping video shows how Scott Stevenson sets off fireworks with precisely aligned bottles of booze.

By Mar. 24, 2013

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Psyko Krypton Gaming Headset

The Psyko 5.1 gaming headset is an ambitious and innovative surround-sound headset that works great, though it may be a bit cumbersome and expensive for the casual PC gamer.

Apr. 28, 2010

3.5 stars Editors' rating Apr. 28, 2010

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Proclaim your independence with this laser Gatling gun

Laser wizard Patrick Priebe has outdone himself with his latest work, a two-handed barrel of six rotating lasers. Balloons, your time is up!

By Jul. 4, 2013

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Neil deGrasse Tyson locates Superman's home planet

Geek hero Neil deGrasse Tyson uses his science superpowers to find the real red dwarf that the fictional planet Krypton once orbited.

By Nov. 6, 2012

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Phosforce laser flashlight can illuminate or incinerate

Stick the Phosforce lens on your Arctic laser and you've got a powerful flashlight. Take it off and you can annihilate balloons with the laser.

By May. 6, 2013

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Leaning Tower of Pisa 3D-mapped with handheld laser

The Zebedee scanner sways as the user walks, gathering data for a map that can be displayed as a point cloud in a 3D projection room.

By Sep. 17, 2013

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Bomb-detecting lasers could be next for carry-on luggage

Laser-equipped airport security checkpoints can pinpoint trace amounts of explosives, researchers say.

By Sep. 9, 2013

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'Doctor Who' fans petition to rename new planet 'Gallifrey'

An online petition calls on the International Astronomical Union to get all timey-wimey and name a planet "Gallifrey."

By Dec. 11, 2013

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The spectacular science of exploding glass

A Prince Rupert's Drop is a piece of drop-shaped glass that won't break when you hit the bulb, but tap the tail and it explodes in a shower of granules. Watch it in 130,000fps to find out why.

By Mar. 26, 2013

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High-tech listening lets police crack down on 4th of July gunfire

In many American cities this Fourth of July, ShotSpotter hears and pinpoints each and every bang -- gunshots as well as illegal fireworks.

By Jul. 3, 2013