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Build a plane in a week? Oshkosh organizers say no problem

At this summer's EAA AirVenture Oshkosh show, attendees will have the chance to participate in an effort to build an entire airplane in just seven days.

By Jan. 28, 2014

Editors' Take

2012 Bentley Mulsanne

CNET takes on the onerous job of driving and riding in the 2012 Bentley Mulsanne, a flagship sedan with iPads for the rear-seat passengers.

By Nov. 2, 2012

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This is what happens when a plane lands on only its rear wheels

The pilot of a Fokker 100, due to land in Brasilia, realizes that his front wheels are a no-go. So he goes for it anyway.

By Apr. 2, 2014

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Courtney Love: I may have found missing Malaysian plane

In a Facebook post, the former Hole singer insists she's no expert. Still, she uses satellite technology and offers coordinates for her find near Pulau Perak just in case.

By Mar. 18, 2014

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Web collects 650K clues in satellite-image search for missing plane

Thanks to Tomnod users, every pixel from available satellite images has been scanned by human eyes at least 30 times.

By Mar. 12, 2014

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Site lets people search satellite images for lost Malaysian plane

A crowdsourcing platform called Tomnod is letting volunteers comb through satellite images and tag objects of interest.

By Mar. 11, 2014

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GoPro falls from plane, lands in pigpen, gets snuffled

A GoPro action sports camera takes a tumble from a skydiver's helmet and ends up landing in a big pig mess.

By Feb. 12, 2014

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Coolest paper airplane ever and the plane nut who built it (Q&A)

Don't call Luca Iaconi-Stewart crazy. He'll do that himself. He built a gorgeous scale model of a Boeing 777-300ER, entirely out of manila folders. Now he tells CNET why he did it.

By Jan. 21, 2014

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Plane crashes, woman dies, survivor films and takes selfie

A month after a small plane crash in Hawaii, a surviving passenger shows GoPro footage and even a selfie taken during the ordeal.

By Jan. 10, 2014

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NASA's fluorescent plane glows with the research flow

Can fluorescent oil help researchers improve better aeronautic designs? NASA hopes so.

By Sep. 30, 2013