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Nazis-in-space movie intrigues Berlin Film Festival

The Finnish movie "Iron Sky," about vengeful Nazis returning to Earth, cost around $10 million to make and most of the funds seem to have come from an online appeal.

By Feb. 15, 2012

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Breaking the Nazis' Enigma codes at Bletchley Park (photos)

Road Trip 2011: Many say World War II would have lasted two more years if master British code breakers, led by Alan Turing, and using information and devices from Polish mathematicians, hadn't solved the Germans' secret cyphers.

26 Images By Jul. 4, 2011

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Loaded: No neo-Nazis on Facebook

Google launches a voice-operated search application for iPhone...we think. Plus, a few new touch-screen phones hit the market, and Facebook pulls down Italian neo-Nazi group pages.

By Nov. 21, 2008

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Colossus: How high tech helped defeat the Nazis

Silicon.com has posted a video and photos of the reconstruction of the world's first electronic code-breaking computer: Colossus.

By Mar. 19, 2008

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Tom Perkins apologizes for his 'Kristallnacht' reference

While the investor regrets comparing the Occupy Movement with Nazi Germany, he stands by his message that a "minority" of rich people are being "demonized" by a "majority" and "it's wrong and dangerous."

By Jan. 27, 2014

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At Bletchley Park, breaking Enigma codes and winning WW II

Road Trip 2011: Code breakers led by Alan Turing were able to beat the Germans at their cipher games, and in the process shorten the war by as much as two years. At Bletchley Park, all the work took place in secret, where it stayed for decades.

By Jul. 4, 2011

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The long, great history of zeppelins

Road Trip 2011: The last one was decommissioned in 1940, but there was a day when Germany's zeppelins were the royalty of the skies. CNET visits the Zeppelin Museum to look at the history of aerial royalty.

By Jun. 9, 2011

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The guns of D-Day remain powerful

Road Trip 2011: Omaha and Utah Beaches may be the most famous, but France's Normandy region is full of crucial World War II-era battlegrounds, batteries, and sites essential to the liberation of Europe from Nazi Germany.

By Jun. 28, 2011

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Restoration of famed WWII bomber Memphis Belle flies high

It defied the Nazis and became the first World War II bomber to complete 25 combat missions and return home. CNET Road Trip 2013 checked out how it's being restored to its original glory.

By Jul. 15, 2013