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'Star Wars' dubbed into Navajo gets film premiere

"Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope" has the honor of being the first major motion picture to be dubbed into the Navajo language.

By Jun. 20, 2013

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Bringing renewable energy home in Navajo country (photos)

At the rural Navajo Indian reservation in New Mexico, the local utility is renting out solar and wind generators to residents, an easier and less expensive way to bring electricity service to homes.

7 Images By Nov. 17, 2011

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Intergalactic Exchange Bureau converts sci-fi currency

Plan your next fictional vacation down to the dollar with a sci-fi and fantasy currency converter that figures the exchange rates between Earth, "Star Wars," "Star Trek," and "Game of Thrones."

By Jun. 28, 2013

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'Shakespeare's Star Wars' has the droids for which thou searchest

The mashup as meme as finally reached new heights with this reimagining of "A New Hope" written completely in iambic pentameter.

By Jul. 1, 2013

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Chewbacca's knees to get their own crowdfunded film

A filmmaker raises funds for a documentary on "Star Wars" actor Peter Mayhew's epic journey through major knee-replacement surgery.

By Aug. 22, 2013

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Watch video of Boba Fett's first screen test

An old video showing an incredible moment in "Star Wars" production history appears on YouTube, courtesy of Lucasfilm/Disney.

By Jun. 28, 2013

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Hybrid solar-wind power connects rural Navajos

A family on the Navajo Reservation gets electricity service for the first time by using a utility-financed package of solar, wind, and battery storage. Next up: a renewable-energy-powered Internet connection.

By Nov. 17, 2011

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Google confronts extinction of more than 3,000 languages

Google-backed initiative the Endangered Languages Project aims to help preserve the many languages slated to become extinct within the next 100 years.

By Jun. 21, 2012

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Indian Country welcomes renewable energy

A proposed federal rule change could help American Indian tribes to develop wind, solar, and geothermal power on their reservations.

By Dec. 4, 2011

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Whoa. Shiprock is actually named after something

Turns out the piece of rock named Shiprock does sort of resemble a ship. A really, really, really big one.

By Aug. 6, 2007