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Crave Ep. 168: Man-made leaf could breathe air into buildings, spaceships

Deep space seems a little closer to human exploration thanks to inventor Julian Melchiorri's oxygen-exhaling artificial leaf, and smart shoes guide our travels closer to home.

By August 1, 2014

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Man-made 'breathing' leaf is an oxygen factory for space travel

An artificial leaf converts water and light to oxygen, and that's good news for road-tripping to places beyond Earth.

By July 29, 2014

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Dad arrested for plugging Nissan Leaf into school's outlet

The father of a student in Georgia is at tennis practice and sees an external power source. He begins to charge his car. A policeman sees him and says he will charge him with theft.

By December 4, 2013

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Pentax seeks turnaround with tiny Q, giant 645 cameras

The teensy Q cameras flopped in the US, but they remain central to Pentax's effort to rebuild its business and brand. Also coming: a big price cut for the K-50 SLR -- and leaf-shutter lenses for the beefy 645Z.

By September 17, 2014

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Finalists selected for $10M Qualcomm Tricorder XPrize

Are you a gadget lover, not a doctor? International teams are working to create portable devices that could quickly and easily detect common ailments.

By August 27, 2014

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Amazon greenlights yet another batch of original kids TV pilots

The Netflix competitor beats the drum on original TV aimed at children -- shows that don't often win flashy Emmys but tend to keep high-spending subscribers loyal.

By August 25, 2014

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Man-made photosynthesizing leaf could breathe air into buildings, spaceships, Ep. 168

Deep space seems a little closer to human exploration thanks to inventor Julian Melchiorri's oxygen-exhaling artificial leaf, and smart shoes guide our travels closer to home.

By August 1, 2014

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Get ready, groupies. Spotify puts VIP access to bands up for sale

The streaming music service joins with Bandpage to let musicians sell experiences to fans like private concerts, duets, and pre-show parties.

By August 13, 2014

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Plundering the fungal factories of ants for new drugs

In the search for powerful anticancer and antifungal drugs, scientists look somewhere new -- fungus-farming ants.

By August 5, 2014

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Get a Mohu Leaf amplified antenna for $34.99

That's half the regular price of this indoor HDTV helper, which promises a 50-mile range.

By July 3, 2014