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MAVEN blasts off to Mars on $671 million mission

NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution -- MAVEN -- spacecraft starts a 10-month voyage to the Red Planet to study how the martian atmosphere has changed over time.

By November 18, 2013

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Will MAVEN unravel a Martian mystery? (pictures)

Scientists hope the newest NASA probe will help explain why the Red Planet lost most of its atmosphere.

17 Images By November 18, 2013

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NASA orbiters hide behind Mars to avoid comet debris

A rare close flyby of a comet near Mars put NASA's orbiters in a potentially dangerous situation, but also allowed them to study the moving space object.

By October 20, 2014

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Giant comet to pass Mars for the first time in a million years

The closest look ever at a new comet will happen when the mountain-size comet Siding Spring buzzes past Mars this weekend.

By October 17, 2014

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Tech Retrospect: Samsung adds Nook while HTC adds Windows

Two new devices launched this week that, to be honest, aren't that new at all. Plus, Son of Flappy Bird and more info on Windows 9 in this week's rundown of all the tech news.

By August 22, 2014

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Brands talk like 10-year-olds on Facebook, study says

A study of 5,804 brand Facebook pages and 1,578,006 total posts offers some fascinating conclusions. Sixty-seven percent of posts are at a 5th grade reading level or below.

By June 10, 2014

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Grooving and geeking at the Moogfest music spree

It's been 50 years since the world's first modular synthesizer hit the market. Moogfest celebrates the evolution of the sound-bending instrument, and this year, so did Crave's Michael Franco.

By May 2, 2014

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Hands-on with LG's WebOS Smart TV: Is 'simple' enough?

LG's much-hyped Smart TV platform is hitting store shelves now, but does its simpler approach beat the myriad other smart devices vying for space in your living room?

By April 25, 2014

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Whose tablet ads are the worst of them all? Apple's, say ad mavens

A survey by Ace Metrix boldly declares that Samsung's ads for the Galaxy Note, as well as Google's for Nexus 7, resonate more with consumers than iPad ads.

By September 26, 2012

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CNET's how-to maven joins Always On

Watch out for fresh DIYs, hacks, and how-tos on the first season of Always On.

By June 6, 2012