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24-hour gaming marathon raises $5.1 million for sick kids

Extra Life's event, held over the weekend, benefits Children's Miracle Network Hospitals.

By October 27, 2014

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Fabien Cousteau set to surface after marathon undersea mission

The 31-day expedition at the Aquarius lab turned a spotlight on the wonders of the underwater world, inviting landlubbers to follow along in real time.

By July 2, 2014

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Want to run your first marathon? There's a watch for that.

The idea of running 26 miles can be daunting, especially if you're a beginning runner. But a slew of fitness trackers and GPS watches are helping people who have never run before get started and stay on track. CNET's Sumi Das shows us how the devices are motivating runners to finish their first marathons.

By October 29, 2013

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Boston Marathoner's head-cam captures blast

Runner Jennifer Treacy was approaching the finish line of the race when the first of two blasts went off in central Boston yesterday.

By April 16, 2013

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YouTube creates 'Explosions at Boston Marathon' video page

YouTube creates a spotlight page devoted to video and news related to the deadly bombings near the Boston Marathon finish line.

By April 15, 2013

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Hong Kong marathon may ban cell phones, selfies

Race organizers are concerned after many smartphone-preoccupied participants in this year's race caused foot traffic accidents.

By September 17, 2013

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Yum! A video game controller you can eat

Make desserts to the shapes of classic game controllers with a silicone mold from ThinkGeek.

By October 3, 2014

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10 years of XPrizes: Fixing the world one competition at a time

It was October 4, 2004 that Scaled Composites won the Ansari XPrize. 10 years later, what started as one man's quest to get to space has evolved into an international organization for global good.

By October 3, 2014

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Harvard-made lung muscle could yield asthma insights

Scientists synthesize human airway tissue, and in hopes of finding better asthma medication, watch it react to a variety of chemicals.

By September 23, 2014

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Party Popper is movie night's best friend

The Hamilton Beach PartyPopper Popcorn Maker makes enough popcorn to feed a crowd. The base doubles as a serving bowl.

By September 5, 2014