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Firefighters face off in national contest

As part of the nationwide Firefighter Combat Challenge, teams of firefighters showed up at the U.S. Air Force Academy for two days of gear-laden racing.

By Jun. 29, 2009

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With Blue Waters, supercomputing goes national

In March, the University of Illinois' National Center for Supercomputing Applications unveiled Blue Waters. CNET Road Trip 2013 checked out our new national supercomputer.

By Jul. 4, 2013

Review

National Geographic Talk Abroad Lite

As a phone, the National Geographic Talk Abroad Lite is weak, flimsy, and lacks essentials. However, as an emergency travel phone, its light, simple, and affordable build could do the trick for some.

By May. 2, 2012

3 stars Editor's rating May. 2, 2012

MSRP: $59.00

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At Acadia National Park, Maine's rugged beauty reigns

Road Trip 2010: A couple hundred miles up the Maine coast, this national treasure showcases some of nature's best--and the Atlantic seaboard's highest summit.

By Jul. 27, 2010

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Road Trip 2009 hits 4,000 miles in Glacier National Park

For the second straight thousand-mile milestone, Road Trip 2009 saw the odometer on the clean-diesel SUV hit zeroes at a world-class location.

By Jul. 17, 2009

Review

National Geographic Xplorer (Samsung B2100)

Globe-trotters seeking a ready-made travel solution will appreciate the Xplorer's convenient Talk Abroad SIM. However, mounting expenses for a basic rugged handset will turn away existing GSM phone owners.

By Apr. 27, 2011

3 stars Editor's rating Apr. 27, 2011

MSRP: $199.99

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iPhone 5S shines in National Geographic's shots of Scotland

National Geographic veteran Jim Richardson was tasked with shooting a trip across Scotland using the iPhone 5S. After some initial problems, he loved it.

By Oct. 8, 2013

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iPhone 5S' camera praised by National Geographic photog

Photographer for the magazine -- famous for its dramatic covers -- gives high praise to the 5S' camera, ditching a Nikon in the process.

By Oct. 7, 2013

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Mobile payment provider Isis readies national rollout

After a quiet trial in Salt Lake City and Austin, Isis looks to get louder about its mobile-payment service.

By Jul. 30, 2013

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10 spookiest items at the National Museum of American History (pictures)

The National Museum of American History is digging into the archives and unearthing a few of its favorite creepy finds.

10 Images By Oct. 30, 2013