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moss

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Zombie moss: Plant revives after 1,500 frozen years

Scientists pull a sample of moss out of an ancient deep-freeze and discover it was just waiting for a chance to grow again.

By March 18, 2014

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British comedy 'IT Crowd' gets another shot at US remake

Geeky Brits Moss, Roy and Jen will return to TV -- but this time as unappreciated American computer nerds. Can Internet, soccer and quizmaster jokes translate from across the pond?

By October 22, 2014

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Super-thin, meter-long e-ink clock makes time gorgeous

Sure, e-ink looks good on your Kindle. But it looks even better in the ClockOne, a wall clock thinner than a pencil that weighs only 5 pounds.

By November 5, 2014

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Meet Baton, the ultimate handoff tool between Android devices

Mysterious startup Nextbit is finally out with a cloud service that "breaks down the barriers between devices." The initial deployment, however, will be limited to smartphones running on an altered version of Android called CyanogenMod.

By October 27, 2014

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CT scan solves 'Star Wars' mystery, but this isn't the toy you're looking for

A toy collector had his fingers crossed that a mystery toy from a galaxy far, far away could be worth thousands of pounds.

By October 16, 2014

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Is Apple planning a catwalk show for its iPhone/iWatch event?

There's a mysterious white building being built at the site of Apple's Tuesday event. Fashion bloggers have been invited. Ergo?

By September 6, 2014

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Nextbit hires former HTC design chief

The Google-backed mobile and cloud startup puts Scott Croyle in charge of design and product, and adds him to its board.

By August 26, 2014

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Absolutely fabulist: The computer program that writes fables

Forget a thousand monkeys at a thousand typewriters, researchers have created a computer program that writes fables by itself.

By August 3, 2014

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Thor becomes a woman in new Marvel series

Marvel announces a new comic book series with a woman taking over as "the one and only Thor."

By July 15, 2014

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Hey, that's Luke Skywalker and Frodo trapped in a jar

With punny names rooted in pop culture, an artist in Minneapolis is giving live moss terrariums a decidedly geeky side.

By May 28, 2014