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mummies

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X-rays reveal the intricate layers of Egyptian mummies

Mummies on display at the British Museum have been painstakingly X-rayed in high definition to reveal the layers beneath the sarcophagus.

By May 27, 2014

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'Robopocalypse': Talkin' robot Armageddon (Q&A)

Daniel Wilson's new novel, "Robopocalypse," chronicles humanity's fight against millions of murderous robots run by an omniscient AI. Perfect summer reading.

By July 3, 2011

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Buzz Out Loud 907: Sealed mummies (eat as is)

Once again we find something that Natali can't cook: mummies. But she does suggest they be used as jerky. Don't worry, we also have lots of thoughts about the Kindle 2, Psystar's suit against Apple, and somebody owns the name Netbook. Is that allowed?

By February 9, 2009

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The Sleep Suit, for a portable siesta anywhere

The concept Sleep Suit comprises connected but adjustable soft foam rings that are compacted enough to feel like you're being cushioned all around.

By January 19, 2010

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Trick or treat cookies

Wilton's new Halloween Cookie Pan makes it easy to turn out treats perfect for October.

By September 29, 2009

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50 most bizarre social networks

We pick our favourite 50 from the world of niche social networks, where the socially marginalised, mutually interested and just plain weird can get together

By June 16, 2008

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Underexposed blog: Links of the day

Canon's fond words about JPEG XR aka HD Photo...KDE update...Fedora 9 alpha...Nexenta 1.0...Trend Micro vs. open source...precolumbian lice

By February 11, 2008