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Welcome to the comet: Rosetta mission makes space history

The landing marks a historic triumph for the European Space Agency -- and for space exploration as a whole.

By November 12, 2014

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Engine failure suspected in explosion of unmanned rocket

Company tasked with resupplying the International Space Station says it may replace the decades-old, Soviet-made engines for future launches.

By November 5, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 077: The Antares rocket explosion, ferrofluid art, and hydrogel robot muscles

The Antares rocket barely lifted off before "disassembling" and exploding just above its launchpad...but while it can feel truly disheartening, we try to remind ourselves space travel is tough, and failure is a natural part of the scientific process.

By October 29, 2014

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Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin to make rocket engine for Boeing, Lockheed Martin

Amazon CEO's aerospace company enters into a partnership with the United Launch Alliance to develop BE-4, a rocket engine to replace Russian-made launch jets.

By September 17, 2014

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How to refresh the Launchpad in OS X

If you find programs are missing from Apple's Launchpad, there are a couple of ways to restore them.

By March 5, 2013

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Watch the DuckTales opening sequence filmed with real ducks

What could make the DuckTales theme song even more awesome? A passel of baby (and grown-up) ducks!

By September 9, 2014

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NASA's Mars rocket to launch on maiden voyage in 2018

The world's most powerful rocket, designed to carry humans to Mars, is scheduled for a test launch in 2018.

By August 27, 2014

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Metal-framed Galaxy Alpha is toughest Galaxy yet, says Samsung

Take a peek behind-the-scenes with a glimpse of the production process for the new mid-range Galaxy Alpha.

By August 22, 2014

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Fleshlight case lets you get it on with your iPad (NSFW)

A specialized Fleshlight-holding iPad case makes it possible to get more intimate with your Apple tablet.

By June 27, 2014

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What mattered at Mobile World Congress day 1: Samsung's hero phone, Nokia goes Android, Blackphone flouts the NSA

The world's biggest mobile conference officially opened this morning and after a crush of news, we've ferreted out the very top headlines from MWC 2014 today.

By February 24, 2014