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Teen discovers new planet 1,000 light years away

Technically Incorrect: At 15 years old, a British schoolkid finds something out there that no one had noticed before. How? By studying data.

By June 11, 2015

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In new ad, Apple offers change you can hum along to

Technically Incorrect: To coincide with the Grammys, Apple releases a new iPad ad showing how it makes music.

By February 8, 2015

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The best Super Bowl ad so far features Blettner Engineering (who?)

An automation and assembly equipment manufacturer finds itself in a Super Bowl beer ad. And a very funny one too.

By January 30, 2015

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Darwin Awards study says men are far more idiotic than women

Scientists analyze the past 10 years of silly, avoidable deaths and find that almost 90 percent of the "protagonists" in these scenarios were male.

By December 12, 2014

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Invisible Wi-Fi revealed through light graffiti

The Kirlian Device shines a light in different colours depending on Wi-Fi signal strength, allowing creator Luis Hernan to create paintings in light.

By June 25, 2014

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The Good e-Book: Newcastle hotel swaps Bibles for Kindles

A U.K. hotel is stocking guest rooms with electronic versions of the Bible as a contemporary nod to the area's book publishing history.

By July 2, 2012

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Praying mantises wear tiny 3D glasses for science

Researchers at the University of Newcastle are exploring the computational abilities of praying mantis eyes by having them wear tiny 3D glasses.

By April 28, 2014

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Don't miss stormchasers' stunning footage of a rare supercell

Mother Nature put on an awesome display of power in Wyoming Sunday with a supercell thunderstorm. Lucky for us, pro stormchasers caught it on film.

By May 19, 2014

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'Doctor Who' cosplayer to zipline off bridge for charity

Why should fictional Time Lords have all the glory in saving humans?

By May 9, 2014

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Samsung-branded stores open in time for Galaxy S5

The Samsung Galaxy S5 hits shops Friday, and Samsung has opened more branded stores today to celebrate the new phone.

By April 9, 2014