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locomotive

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Cathedral of steam: Inside Albuquerque's abandoned locomotive shops

What do "The Avengers," "Transformers," and "Terminator Salvation" have in common? They all filmed at the abandoned steam locomotive repair shops in Albuquerque, N.M.

By Apr. 4, 2013

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Superman swoops onto Canadian coins

Superman gets the chance to fight for the Canadian way with the Royal Canadian Mint's release of a set of commemorative coins.

By Sep. 11, 2013

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Tube Wi-Fi costs £15 from today for O2, 3 and other networks

Wi-Fi on the tube costs money from today, unless you're on Virgin Media, Vodafone or EE.

By Jan. 29, 2013

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London Underground 150th birthday celebrated by Google

Mind the gap -- it's the 150th anniversary of the London Underground, and Google is celebrating with a totally tubular doodle.

By Jan. 9, 2013

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Steam power engine maker to sponsor conference

Cyclone Power Technologies will sponsor the first International Association for the Advancement of Steam Power at the California Automobile Museum January 13, 14, and 15.

By Jan. 11, 2012

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200-mph red bullet trains thrill rail-mad Japan

The new E6 Series Super Komachi has a sleek design and a top speed of nearly 200 mph. Operators hope it will help the quake-ravaged north.

By Mar. 27, 2013

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Google doodle celebrates steam-engine pioneer and badass Richard Trevithick

Today's Google doodle celebrates a British inventor who played a major role in the industrial revolution, and who was also something of a steam-powered badass.

By Apr. 13, 2011

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Step aside, steampunks. 'Steam nerds' run real locomotives

Train fanatics can get a taste of 19th century steam locomotive magic at Railtown 1897 State Historic Park in California's Gold Country. CNET Road Trip 2012 stopped in for a ride.

By Jul. 25, 2012

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As steampunk Nerf guns go, the Goliathon is, well, awesome

One glimpse of this copper-and-brass hand cannon will send your dastardly foes running for the dens of villainy from whence they sprung.

By May. 1, 2012

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Man turns to surgery to become Superman

An extreme Superman fan from the Philippines turns to extreme surgery to transform his face and body into a mini-replica of the Man of Steel.

By Oct. 9, 2011