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Startup takes wood pellets in, turns out 'biogasoline'

Primus Green Energy has developed a process to convert wood pellets and natural gas into a high-octane gasoline. But can they do it cheap enough?

By February 14, 2012

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U.S. airport-security agency fills Instagram feed with photos of guns and grenades

With its new Instagram account, the U.S. Transportation Security Administration shows images of weaponry that people either forgot they had or tried to sneak past airport agents.

By July 2, 2013

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Play Pac-Man as a first-person horror game

The hungry ghosts of Pac-Man become a lot more frightening when you experience it like a first-person shooter game.

By June 24, 2013

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Play Pac-Man as a first-person survival horror

When played in first-person mode, Pac-Man becomes a surprisingly tense and creepy experience.

By June 23, 2013

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Why I bought two tons of wood heating pellets

With the winter coming, CNET's Martin LaMonica gets a fresh load of home heating pellets and takes stock of the growing mix of home energy options.

By September 25, 2011

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A zero-energy micro-home for off-grid living

A non-profit green technology company in Romania has unveiled a prefabricated house that has the capacity to be powered entirely by sustainable energies.

By May 6, 2013

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Scientists link rats to real-world 'Matrix' via the Internet

Rodents connected by brain waves prove feasibility of a networked brain, sans Keanu Reeves.

By March 1, 2013

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Govt employee posts '007' job ad on DirectGov website

A joke job advert was posted on a government website recently, looking for a James Bond-style special agent.

By November 24, 2012

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Pellet grill helps us shake off the frost

The Memphis Wood Pellet Grill uses a temperature control system to precisely monitor cooking times. Automatically adding fuel to the fire when needed, the grill makes it easy to cook in a traditionally unpredictable environment.

By March 1, 2011

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Facebook user pleads guilty for threatening to kill Obama

A Florida college student could get up to five years in federal prison for posting plans to assassinate the president on his Facebook page.

By May 23, 2012