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marathons

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Opportunity runs marathon on Mars, only takes 11 years

NASA's plucky old rover Opportunity reached a new milestone by topping a marathon distance on Mars.

By March 25, 2015

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Get ready for a 'Mystery Science Theater' streaming marathon

Football schmootball. Instead of watching NFL teams throw the pigskin around this Thanksgiving, why not watch a "Mystery Science Theater 3000" marathon with new intros by the series creator?

By November 4, 2014

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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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Linute: Welcome to the next 24 hours of your social life

Didn't make plans for the night? Fear not. An app making a play on Kickstarter offers up a list of options so even the worst procrastinators can find social joy.

By March 26, 2015

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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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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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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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Shout Factory TV streams cult-classic films, TV shows for free

The new free, ad-supported streaming service offers a cool collection of cult classics, including "The Twilight Zone," "Dennis the Menace," "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and "Plan 9 from Outer Space."

By February 5, 2015

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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