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Nature's patterns: Golden spirals and branching fractals

Certain patterns, such as the fractal, are repeated over and over in nature -- with some spectacular contrasts on wildly different scales.

12 Images By April 10, 2015

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Super Bowl's wireless blitz spurs carriers to brace for impact

Mobile operators have been preparing like mad to ensure that fans' selfies and video clips can be shared without a hitch.

By February 5, 2016

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I talk like a robot now and it's all Siri's fault

Commentary: My gadgets' voice assistants are cool and convenient, but speaking to a soulless machine has made me sound like one, too.

By February 9, 2016

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How perfect pancakes are helping prevent blindness

Researchers at University College London are studying the physics of pancakes to help improve treatments for glaucoma.

By February 7, 2016

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Lightning time-lapse from space seethes with electricity

Feel the hairs on the back of your neck stand up as you watch a dramatic video of lightning strikes seen from the International Space Station.

By February 9, 2016

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3D-printed 'Lacelamps' throw wild patterns on the walls

Paris designers turn to 3D printing for lamps that transform rooms with mesmerizing light and shadow.

By November 7, 2014

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Google's self-driving cars tear up 3 million miles a day

Computer simulation creates "thousands of variations" of driving patterns, enabling Google's engineers to quickly test tweaks across millions of virtual miles.

By February 2, 2016

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Doom release date, $120 collector's edition announced

Here's when the new Doom arrives for Xbox one, PlayStation 4, and PC; preorder bonuses also announced.

By February 4, 2016

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Fascinating gif visualises the patterns of flight

A beautiful gif deconstructs the wing motions of a bat, a goose, a moth, a dragonfly and a hummingbird to reveal the looping patterns therein.

By September 30, 2014

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5 DIY dog toys you make in minutes

Forget buying overpriced dog toys. Your pups are just going to destroy them anyway.

By January 29, 2016