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mentos

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Guy in Mentos suit erupts in Diet Coke dunk tank

An advertising stunt for a new TV series supersizes the famed Mentos and Coke explosion experiment.

By June 20, 2014

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The fastest rocket ever built is up for auction

An historic HFL Kholod Mach 6.47 scramjet jointly developed by NASA and CIAM -- the fastest rocket ever built -- is going under the hammer in September.

By July 21, 2014

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Joysticks and Gear Shifts: OutRun

Max Prince chases down the good, bad, and bizarre from the golden age of coin-operated motoring arcade games. This time, he opens a fine bottle of SEGA OutRun and finds out if this '86 has mellowed or turned.

By November 2, 2013

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Video: Viral videos -- time to make money

Besides collecting 15 minutes of fame after a video goes viral, many YouTube stars have the potential to collect a real paycheck too. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on the business of making a viral video and how one silly idea can change the course of a career, and bank account, forever.

By January 31, 2013

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Coke/Mentos-fueled rocket car hits NY streets

A car by the same guys who brought us those famous Coke/Mentos geysers takes a test drive on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan.

By July 1, 2010

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Ep. 1247: Inside the Coke Zero and Mentos rocket car

On today's show, size matters. You're going to hear that a lot. So, apologies in advance. Also, we have a great interview at the top of the show with Stephen Volz and Fritz Grobe, otherwise known as the Coke and Mentos guys. They've got a rocket car, a Coke Zero contract, and a dream. Also, Goatse wants to clear up some things, Mortal Kombat is back, and once again? Size matters.

By June 11, 2010

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Buzz Out Loud 1247: Inside the Coke Zero and Mentos rocket car (podcast)

On today's show, size matters. You're going to hear that a lot. So, apologies in advance. Also, we have a great interview at the top of the show with Stephen Volz and Fritz Grobe, otherwise known as the Coke and Mentos guys. They've got a rocket car, a Coke Zero contract, and a dream. Also, Goatse wants to clear up some things, Mortal Kombat is back, and once again? Size matters.

By June 11, 2010

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Sweet ride in Coke and Mentos-powered rocket car

Why wouldn't I want to power a car with what powers me?

By June 4, 2010

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The real business of the DIY movement

At the inaugural Hardware Innovation Workshop, about 200 leaders in the DIY movement gather to talk about how to build real companies, while still maintaining a maker ethos.

By May 16, 2012

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Amateur hour over: YouTube going prime time

With Google handing out more than $100 million in seed money to professional content creators, amateur hour may not exactly be finished at its storied video site, but the sleeping kitties and exploding pop bottles will have to make room for the likes of Madonna and The Onion--and as soon as next month.

By October 28, 2011