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Manti Te'o's fake girlfriend was born and died on social media

The hoax about the death of the famous football player's girlfriend was wholly constructed on the Internet, but it was those same online tools that left a trail that also revealed the truth.

By January 16, 2013

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Praying mantises wear tiny 3D glasses for science

Researchers at the University of Newcastle are exploring the computational abilities of praying mantis eyes by having them wear tiny 3D glasses.

By April 28, 2014

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Finally, a giant hexapod tank you can drive

Inventor Matt Denton has built a fully operational hexapod robot that you can drive around. Yet another reason to be careful on the roads these days, folks.

By April 3, 2013

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Dancing With Bill Nye: 'It was like being waxed'

Sadly, the Science Guy's first attempt to impress the judges on the ABC series "Dancing With The Stars" elicited the criticism that his dancing was painful, but lovely when it was over.

By September 16, 2013

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New 'Godzilla' already gets my roar of approval

The first full-length trailer for the new "Godzilla" is out, and Crave writer Amanda Kooser, a longtime admirer of the beast, hopes it lives up to its monstrous legacy.

By February 26, 2014

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I've lived a day with the new Yahoo logo, and I'm going crazy

When something changes so radically after so many years, it's hard to come to terms with it. It sticks out like a huge barnacle. Or does it?

By September 5, 2013

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It's Matthew Inman's world, SXSW just lives in it

The creator of the Web comic sensation The Oatmeal delivers a closing keynote at SXSW to an audience entirely in his thrall.

By March 12, 2013

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Indaba updates online-recording app

Company promises greater speed and stability to its cloud-based digital-audio workstation. Also: a special offer of 50 free one-month Platinum trial memberships for CNET readers.

By April 27, 2010

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From cigarette butt to fashion statement

Designer Alexandra Guerrero combines purified smokes with wool to form a raw, textured material that can be knit into garments with a modern macrame flair.

By January 12, 2009