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$2,200 Super Mario Lego lamp lights up your gamer life

Two venerable geek touchstones come together in a Super Mario Bros. Lego lamp on Etsy.

By September 24, 2014

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Fred Nested Measuring Cups reinvent chicken-and-the-egg question

The Fred & Friends Nested Measuring Cups are comprised of six different sizes that all nest together. The chicken houses the chick and the egg.

By September 10, 2014

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Russian space-sex gecko experiment fails

A mission to learn about the sex life of geckos in orbit took a bad turn when what should have been heaven in space turned into a reptilian tragedy.

By September 2, 2014

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10 things you probably didn't know about Super Mario

How did Mario get his name? Where did the creators get their inspiration for the power-up mushrooms? Those questions and more, answered at last.

By May 27, 2014

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The 404 1,479: Where we don't give credit on the grab (podcast)

Marc Maron's back on the show, talking with Jeff about the power of cursing, his feelings about our broadcast center, shedding emotional baggage, and what to expect from the second season of "Maron."

By May 6, 2014

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Microsoft's Elop: Nokia brand soon to vanish from smartphones

Former Nokia CEO Stephen Elop, now head of Microsoft's devices group, shares his thoughts on the future of smartphones and the promise of a transcendent "colorful personality."

By April 28, 2014

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Mushroom kit has roots in used coffee grounds (video)

As UC Berkeley students, the co-founders of "Back to the Roots" discovered they could grow mushrooms using recycled coffee grounds. Now their mushroom kit sells at grocery stores across the country.

By February 13, 2012

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NASA sued: Mars 'jelly doughnut' clearly alien fungus

A self-described astrobiologist is asking a federal judge to compel NASA to take a closer look at a mysterious Martian object.

By January 29, 2014

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The AquaFarm is a fish tank and food garden for the countertop

The AquaFarm Aquaponics Fish Garden uses waste from the fish tank below to supply nutrients to the garden on top. No cleaning is necessary.

By July 18, 2013

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Hubble captures Horsehead nebula in stunning infrared

This new image puts the famous hydrogen-dust cloud in an ethereal light, revealing the horse rearing its head above cosmic whitecaps.

By April 21, 2013