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kryptonite

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Make your own glow-in-the-dark Kryptonite candy

Superman will tremble when confronted with a batch of DIY fluorescent candy made to look like Kryptonite.

By Aug. 18, 2012

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Real-life kryptonite found in Serbian mine

Scientists have discovered a new mineral with almost the exact chemical makeup of kryptonite. As if being a superhero isn't already hard enough.

By Apr. 24, 2007

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. swoops onto track in Superman car

Let the superheroics begin in Nascar. DC Comics and Dale Earnhardt Jr. unveil a Superman paint scheme for the No. 88 Chevy.

By May. 21, 2014

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Campaign aims to turn Kansas town into real Smallville

Hutchinson, Kan., has so many similarities to Superman's Smallville that a dedicated group of comics fans are trying to change the town's name.

By Sep. 5, 2012

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Skittles-sorting machine separates the rainbow

Save yourself the time and effort of hand-sorting your Skittles into color piles. There's a machine that will do the hard work for you.

By Nov. 6, 2012

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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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Thor as metal-factory worker? Superheroes get part-time jobs

A geeky illustrator imagines the perfect everyday jobs for superheroes who might need a break from all the danger and glitz. Who knows? Superman could end up in the cubicle next to yours.

By Nov. 8, 2013

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Enter CNET's The 404 SuperWeakness contest for a chance to win $404!

Every superhero has one -- tell us yours and you could win $404! CNET's The 404 Show brings you the SuperWeakness Contest to take your flaws and turn them into funds.

By Jul. 11, 2013

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Kilo: We want to ride this glow-in-the-dark bike

Crave explores Kilo, one of the first mass-produced glow-in-the-dark bicycles to hit the pavement.

By Aug. 21, 2012

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Labour social media 'guru' resigns over SNP Downfall parody

MP Tom Harris has quit as Labour's social media chief in Scotland after making a Downfall parody of SNP leader Alex Salmond.

By Jan. 17, 2012