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NASA images show equivalent of 689,290 dust-filled semis moving from Sahara to Amazon

A new report and video show how dust from an ancient lakebed in Africa is critical to plant growth on another continent.

By February 26, 2015

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What's Apple up to with that mystery van?

A Dodge minivan sprouting an array of cameras has an Apple connection. But to what end? The speculation is rolling.

By February 4, 2015

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Rockets glow against Alaska aurora in brilliant NASA image

The Northern Lights in Alaska provide a ghostly backdrop for a dramatic image of rockets launching into the early-morning sky.

By January 30, 2015

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CES 2015: Cruise control gains self-steering with Valeo's Cruise4U

At CES 2015, Valeo demonstrates the next generation of adaptive cruise control, with fully automated steering to stay in its lane.

By January 8, 2015

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Delphi's computer chauffeur drives me around Las Vegas at CES 2015

Automotive supplier Delphi demonstrates its self-driving car platform called Drive on the streets of Las Vegas during CES 2015.

By January 8, 2015

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Valeo cruising for you at CES 2015

Automotive supplier Valeo debuts its Cruise4U self-driving technology during CES 2015, which uses laser to scan the road, then work accelerator, brakes and steering.

By January 5, 2015

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Audi's 550-mile self-driving gamble

Audi takes its self-driving A7 development car on a 550-mile trip from the San Francisco Bay Area to CES 2015 in Las Vegas.

By January 4, 2015

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Underground medieval palace revealed by surface survey

The layout of a medieval city underground at the site of Old Sarum has been revealed through the use of non-invasive digital mapping technologies.

By December 7, 2014

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NASA to shoot lasers at Earth's forests from space

Using tech known as lidar, a device will map forests in 3D and increase understanding of their role in the carbon cycle.

By September 9, 2014

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Sunken Pearl Harbor battleship USS Arizona scanned in 3D

The battleship USS Arizona, sunk during the attack on Pearl Harbor, has undergone extensive underwater 3D scanning to preserve this historic monument.

By May 28, 2014