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Earth's address within a massive supercluster of 100,000 galaxies

Astronomers have mapped the Milky Way's position to the outskirts of a supercluster of galaxies, newly dubbed Laniakea, meaning "Immense Heaven".

By September 4, 2014

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NASA's Voyager 1 reaches outskirts of the solar system (photos)

Traveling at 38,000 miles per hour for 33 years, Voyager 1 is now the most distant man-made object from Earth, having finally reached the outer limits of our solar system.

12 Images By December 20, 2010

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Microsoft opens Windy City data center

The software maker opens what it says just might be the world's largest data center in the outskirts of Chicago.

By September 30, 2009

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New species of pterosaur found in mass grave

A bed of ancient bones found in Brazil contains the skeletons of over 47 individuals of a new species of flying reptile.

By August 13, 2014

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To infinity and beyond! NASA's Voyager bids solar system adieu

The spacecraft, launched 36 years ago, has become the first human-made object to exit our solar system.

By September 12, 2013

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Amazon quietly launches online marketplace in India

The site will allow third-party users to list and sell their merchandise to customers, but the retail giant is prohibited from selling its own inventory.

By June 4, 2013

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Iran's cyberwarfare czar is allegedly assassinated

As the Middle East country beefs up its cyberforces, Mojtaba Ahmadi, the head of its Cyber War Headquarters, is said to be found with two bullet wounds near his heart.

By October 2, 2013

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From spooky to sublime, these Street View pics are hard to forget

Montreal artist Jon Rafman's Nine Eyes project collects some of the craziest Google Street View images you've ever seen.

By September 29, 2013

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U.S. says Chinese government behind cyberespionage

Annual report to Congress alleges a steady campaign of hacking designed to acquire information about the U.S. government's foreign policy and military plans.

By May 6, 2013