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Han Solo learns a painful lesson about Wookiees in this Lego short

We learned early on in the original "Star Wars" trilogy that you should always let the Wookiee win, but we never really found out why. Here's how Han Solo learned that painful lesson firsthand.

By June 8, 2015

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Man mocks Caitlyn Jenner on Facebook, gets beautiful lesson

Technically Incorrect: A man posts a photo of soldiers in battle to counteract the notion that the transgendered Caitlyn Jenner is heroic. Then he discovers the photographer was beaten nearly to death for being a cross-dresser.

By June 4, 2015

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Chemistry lesson: Here's how your microbrew was born

Raise a glass. With St. Patrick's Day just around the corner, the American Chemical Society pours a "Reactions" video showing what it takes to brew craft beer.

By March 16, 2015

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'We are made of star stuff': A quick lesson on how

Carl Sagan famously said that the death of ancient stars helped to create us. Huh? Here's a quick primer on what he meant.

By November 3, 2014

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Here's your Halloween zombie-anatomy lesson

Can zombies empathize? Are they near-sighted or far-sighted? Study up with this fully interactive model of zombie anatomy if you want to survive the zombie apocalypse.

By October 31, 2014

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Microsoft CEO takes lessons from gaffe about women's pay

Satya Nadella says he found no gender pay gap at his company, but adds that more work needs to be done to increase workplace equality.

By October 20, 2014

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Microsoft CEO Nadella wants to help the world 'to achieve more'

Chief Executive Satya Nadella issues a far-reaching mission statement to employees, and doesn't stint on ambition.

By June 25, 2015

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Can a school that's part tech startup transform education?

A new school that hopes to change the way kids are taught had its first graduate in June. The AltSchool is part tech startup and part school, with students working off of personalized playlists, and engineers working with teachers to create lessons. CNET's Kara Tsuboi shows us how it differs from traditional schools.

By June 11, 2015

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Hackers in the outfield: Cardinals probed for allegedly hacking Astros

The St. Louis Cardinals are under scrutiny by the FBI to determine if members of the organization hacked into the internal databases of the Houston Astros. Meanwhile, the hack of password storage site LastPass offers a lesson in two-factor authentication.

By June 16, 2015

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For IPO-bound Alibaba employees, lessons on sudden wealth

Alibaba's upcoming US market debut means employees are due to cash in, and the company is taking steps to help them manage the windfall.

By June 13, 2014