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Is Pluto home to nuclear-powered ice volcanoes?

New Images from NASA's New Horizons mission show what could be tall craters erupting not with lava, but with ice warmed by radioactivity.

By November 9, 2015


'Thing Explainer': Fun if you enjoy puzzles, annoying if you just want to learn

Cartoonist and author Randall Munroe's latest book details science and technology with only a 1,000-word vocabulary. That limits its appeal, but the book is fun for those who already know the basics.

By December 1, 2015


South Korea nuclear plant hit by hacker

The hacking comes in the wake of increased tension and trouble from North Korea, though the source has not been confirmed.

By December 22, 2014


Survive any apocalypse in this $17.5 million underground bunker

This luxurious Georgia bunker is 45 feet underground, houses about 20 people and can withstand a nuclear blast up to 20,000 tons. But that safety will cost you.

By November 18, 2015


Fallout 4 invades Rock Band 4 with free Wasteland Outfits in December

Watch a trailer for the free Vault 111 outfits coming next month.

By November 23, 2015


Massive fusion reactor set to start up later this month (Tomorrow Daily 272 show notes)

Germany's newest nuclear fusion reactor took over 19 years and 1 million hours to complete. Obviously, it's a major undertaking, but even though it has a huge footprint, this particular type of reactor has some benefits compared with other types of designs.

By November 9, 2015


Facebook to use Safety Check tool more widely after Paris attacks

The social network drew criticism for activating the status tool after the crisis in Paris but choosing not to switch it on after bombings in Beirut the previous day.

By November 15, 2015


The 113 PlayStation games coming to PlayStation Experience

Sony also teases that it may make more game announcements at next month's show.

By November 12, 2015


Why playing Fallout 4 shook up this newish dad

CNET's Anthony Domanico is a big fan of the Fallout video game series, but with the newly released Fallout 4, he's playing a bit differently this time around.

By November 11, 2015


Discussing a nuclear fusion reactor concept on Tomorrow Daily

Lockheed Martin claims they've made a breakthrough in fusion technology, and may be able to build a fusion reactor the size of a shipping container someday. It's decades away from becoming a reality (if it even happens at all), but we're still intrigued by the concept.

By October 20, 2014