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Turning fog into potable water in arid Morocco

Rice University students spend their summer in Morocco engineering volleyball-net-like structures to harness potable water from fog in nearby Atlas Mountains.

By August 26, 2010

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Morocco issues biometric ID cards

The country's national security service says the contactless smart cards, required for all citizens over 18, will be used to fight terrorism. Artists are issued an additional professional card.

By December 1, 2008

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Facebook: We didn't give data leading to Morocco arrest

Company denies helping the Moroccan government locate a man who was sentenced to three years in jail for posting a fake profile of the country's prince.

By February 29, 2008

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Solar plane midway through first intercontinental flight

The Swiss sun-powered aircraft Solar Impulse has completed the first leg of its planned flight from Switzerland to Morocco without using a drop of fuel.

By May 27, 2012

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Skrillex melds 'Star Wars,' post-apocalyptic Earth

It's a "Star Wars" trifecta with a new lightsaber-filled video from Skrillex, a rumor about where "Star Wars VII" will start filming, and an awesome featurette about the coolest weapon ever.

By April 2, 2014

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XCAR Awards 2013: Best Drive, Drew

It's hard to pick a favourite out of all of the cars that we have been allowed to drive here at XCAR. There has been such a wide variety that even to judge them against each other seems crazy. Here, however, are the few I've shortlisted as my top drives so far.

By December 16, 2013

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Tech Time Machine: 2 March

What ties Jon Bon Jovi, the European Community, NASA and the Chappe brothers together? March 2, of course. But how?

By March 1, 2012

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Solar Impulse 2 aims for round-the-world flight

The aircraft's lengthy wings are outfitted with 17,000 solar cells that will power it during a trip around the world next year.

By April 9, 2014

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XCAR Awards 2013: Best Shoot

There have been an awful lot of XCAR shoots involving an enormous range of cars shot in a myriad of locations, and this award was created to honour the best shoot we've ever had.

By December 17, 2013

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Goats: the crows of the bovid family?

Just as crows are smarter than the average bird, goats, it seems, are capable of feats of intelligence far beyond what was previously believed.

By March 26, 2014