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Piloting a lunar rover

NASA's K10 rovers are built to navigate the lunar surface on the go, a big change from previous Mart rovers, which had to stop to calculate their movements.

By Oct. 26, 2009

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Chevy's 625-horsepower blow-dryer

Chevy previewed the 2015 Corvette Z06 Convertible today ahead of its unveiling during the New York auto show next week, its most powerful open-top to date.

By Apr. 11, 2014

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Kepler data dig strikes galactic gold with 715 new planets

You should't feel as alone today as you did yesterday. NASA says it has confirmed the existence of 715 new exoplanets beyond our solar system, many of them not that different from Earth in terms of size.

By Feb. 26, 2014

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Ford highlights V2V safety tech with daredevil drivers

At the Driverless Car demonstration area on the CES 2014 grounds, Ford is showing how vehicle-to-vehicle communication can save lives.

By Jan. 6, 2014

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Design grad creates toy car you control with your mind

Dutch design graduate creates a lightweight toy car that only moves forward with the right level of concentration. He imagines it could help those with attention deficit disorders.

By Oct. 30, 2013

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Lego DeLorean goes Back to the Future for £35

If you're gonna build a time machine out of Lego, why not do it with some style? It's the time-travelling DeLorean from Back to the Future!

By Jul. 18, 2013

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Wearables expected to graduate to 2.0 at CES 2014

New research by Forrester indicates that wearable inventions are at the beginning of a boom that could eventually change the way people do their jobs and live their lives.

By Jan. 6, 2014

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Horrors! B-movie king Roger Corman brings films to YouTube

With over 400 films in his library, the leading B-movie maker has a plethora to offer subscribers who pay $4 a month. Among the treats? Jack Nicholson's earliest appearances.

By Jun. 11, 2013

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Apple stores ramp up iPhone trade-in program, report says

Ahead of next month's expected unveiling of new iPhones, Apple retail stores are said to be kicking off training for a program to swap old versions of the company's flagship smartphone for new ones or credit.

By Aug. 26, 2013

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Human-powered helicopter finally takes Sikorsky Prize

For the first time since its introduction in 1980, the $250,000 Sikorsky Prize for a human-powered helicopter flight has actually been awarded.

By Jul. 11, 2013