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mechs

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Father-son MechWarrior costume is beyond MechAdorable

This creative costume makes cosplaying MechWarrior look like a blast. Made from cardboard, PVC and Velcro, the getup may not win battles, but it does win our praise.

By November 1, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 112: Solar-powered planes, real-life mech suits, Nintendo Direct and more

The Solar Impulse 2 is the world's first airplane powered entirely by sunlight, and it will soon embark on a 12-leg journey around the world. It's an ambitious flight that could take up to 5 months if the weather doesn't cooperate, but the plane's pilots hope the trip inspires sustainable design.

By January 14, 2015

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Tomorrow Daily 112: Solar-powered planes, real-life mech suits, Nintendo Direct and more

On today's show, we discuss a 100 percent solar-powered plane and its upcoming attempt to traverse the globe, how you can purchase a working mech suit and if Nintendo's first official online event of 2015 was a success.

By January 14, 2015

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Starter kit for giant mech suit lands on Amazon Japan

If you've ever wanted your very own mech suit, you may now be able to snap one up for just 120 million yen -- if you live in the Kanto region of Japan. Oh, and there are other caveats too.

By January 13, 2015

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Pilots wanted for giant mech robot Kuratas

Inspired by animated mecha, Kuratas brings the sensation of piloting a 13-foot combat robot down to Earth.

By July 30, 2012

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Tech Retrospect: Apple's CarPlay revs up and Bitcoin creator supposedly exposed

Miss a few stories this week? We'll get you up to speed with this rundown of all the tech news.

By March 7, 2014

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5 things I've learned about Titanfall (so far)

Xbox One owners are preparing for Titanfall on March 11. Here's what I learned compulsively playing the beta of the console's supposed "killer app" for nearly a week.

By February 19, 2014

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Lego, you are dead to me

Give Lego credit for innovating after losing patent protection on its bricks. It's now a $4 billion company built on brilliant licensing deals and increasingly expensive, specialized sets. Which is exactly why I'm starting to hate it so, so much.

By July 31, 2013

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Pacific Rim 'drift' featurette details top-notch sci-fi plot device

The new mechs-and-monsters movie has an ace sci-fi concept -- two human pilots are needed for each robot and they must meld their memories.

By May 22, 2013

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Pacific Rim trailer teases Del Toro's mecha-monster mash-up

The Pan's Labyrinth director's latest effort stars Brit actors Idris Elba and Charlie Hunnam fighting aliens with giant robots.

By December 13, 2012