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New Madagascar dinosaur species had tiny arms

Almost 10 years have passed since a new Madagascar dinosaur species was introduced to the world. Please welcome the Dahalokely tokana to the archeological history books.

By April 22, 2013

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Visual-effects the Madagascar way

At the DreamWorks press junket for Madagascar in San Francisco, we spoke to the visual effect supervisor of Madagascar, Philippe Gluckman, and learned about the complexities of animation within the jungle setting--from 4 million leaves on 14,000 plants to crowds of dancing lemurs.

November 1, 2007

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4.4 billion-year-old crystal points to chill early Earth

A pretty bit of blue zircon dating back billions of years to the formation of the Earth's crust may be one of the oldest pieces of the planet.

By February 24, 2014

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Ancient footprints found along England's coast

Emerging from the veil of time, footprints along a Norfolk beach are thought to be the oldest ever discovered outside of Africa.

By February 7, 2014

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Microsoft trims year-end prices on Xbox 360 games

The Countdown to 2014 promotion discounts downloadable games with a new deal every day until the new year rings in.

By December 17, 2013

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Imax pushes 3D cinema with 38-pound 4K digital camera

The new "Transformers: Age of Extinction" is the first feature film shot with the Imax 3D Digital Camera, a 3D, 4K. It's a beast, but small enough for director Michael Bay's dynamic movie-making style.

By June 29, 2014

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Got some Dane in your DNA? Do a happy dance

While global happiness research tends to focus on economic and sociological factors, one study says genes close to the makeup of Denmark's DNA up your chance at bliss.

By July 31, 2014

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Get a Blu-ray player with 3D, apps, and Wi-Fi for $49.99

This may well be the last Blu-ray player you ever need -- or want.

By January 31, 2014

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Long lines of fans welcome launch of Sony's PlayStation 4

Many brave chilly weather at launch events around North America for a chance to get their hands on the next-generation game console.

By November 14, 2013

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Tech wizards behind movie magic honored by Oscars

The Scientific and Technical Awards honor innovators who have made a significant behind-the-scenes contribution to motion pictures, including the graphics used to created "Shrek."

By February 10, 2013