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magma

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Synopsys to buy rival Magma for $507 million

All-cash deal for publicly held chip design software maker Magma Design Innovations is a 28 percent premium over its previous closing price.

By November 30, 2011

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RockMelt Web browser surrounds you with hot social magma

RockMelt is a new browser than lets your Facebook, Twitter and RSS updates surge up through the crust of your browser window like magma.

By November 8, 2010

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SkiTech review: Tecnica Diablo Magma HiPerFit ski boot

Tecnica may well have created the best ski boot ever in the Tecnica Diablo Magma HiPerFit. It has amazing flex and grip that make it the best ski boot we've reviewed. Just make sure you buy a size down as there's plenty of room....

By January 29, 2008

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Drilling surprise opens door to volcano-powered electricity

Can enormous heat deep in the earth be harnessed to provide energy for us on the surface?

By January 29, 2014

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Deep-sea volcanic explosion--part 2 (video)

This spectacular sequence is a closer view of the eruption with violent magma degassing events producing bright flashes of hot magma. Lava is blown up into the water before settling back to the seafloor, and large plugs of lava flow rapidly down the slope. In the foreground is the front of the Jason remotely-operated vehicle (ROV) with sampling hoses. The area in view is about 6-10 feet across in an eruptive area approximately 100 yards that runs along the summit.

December 18, 2009

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PS4 gets DualShock 4 controllers in red and blue

Red and blue DualShock 4 controllers are adding a splash of colour to the Sony PS4, released in November.

By August 21, 2013

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Deep-sea volcanic explosion--part 1 (video)

This is a sequence of explosive degassing events as bubbles of gas-rich magma burst, spewing lava fragments into the water. At same time, lava is being extruded out of the vent and down the slope. The area in view is about 6-10 feet across in an eruptive area approximately 100 yards that runs along the summit.

December 18, 2009

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'Curtain of fire' blasts from one of Jupiter's moons

At the best of times, Jupiter's moon Io is a turbulent, torturous place. But last August, scientists say things really heated up.

By August 5, 2014

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Earth now has one of solar system's biggest volcanoes

Deep in the Pacific Ocean, Tamu Massif is an inactive volcano that's as big as New Mexico and comparable to the massive Olympus Mons on Mars.

By September 6, 2013

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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