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Get 'Planet Earth' on Blu-ray for $24.99

It's not only a breathtaking, eye-opening view of heretofore unseen parts of our world, but also a wonderful, relaxing escape from the often-horrific parts we do see.

By April 1, 2011

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Wharfedale Diamond: The best-sounding $350 speaker on the planet?

There are lots of decent affordable speakers on the market, but few great ones. The Wharfedale Diamond ($350 per pair) is definitely in the latter group.

By May 22, 2011

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Kepler spacecraft spots profusion of possible planets

NASA's Kepler space telescope has detected the telltale signs of more than 1,200 possible planets orbiting suns outside our solar system.

By February 2, 2011

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Man uses computers to discover four planets

A British utility employee who doesn't even own a telescope he is credited with discovering four previously unknown planets using his two computers.

By January 3, 2011

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Planets of sound

Duevel loudspeakers are made in Germany, look really cool, and project sound in a 360-degree, room-filling pattern.

By October 15, 2010

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Could newly discovered planet sustain life?

Gliese 581g is just the right distance from its host star to enjoy temperatures hospitable to water in liquid form--and thus be hospitable to life, researchers say.

By September 29, 2010

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Get 'Planet Earth' and 'Life' on Blu-ray for $50

This is a one-day deal on two of the most incredible nature documentaries ever produced. You can even sneak free shipping if you know how. (I'll tell you.)

By April 22, 2010

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Solar system with Earth-size planet found

Astronomers studying a star 127 light-years away have discovered an intriguing solar system with at least five Neptune-class planets and possibly two more, including an Earth-size world.

By August 25, 2010

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On anniversary of Kennedy moon speech, we should look skyward

Fifty years after President Kennedy lit the candle that illuminated the way to Apollo 11, the fire is all but snuffed out. It will never return until we remember why we went to the moon in the first place.

By May 25, 2011

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IBM games highlight benefits of 'Smarter Planet'

Experiential exhibit at Disney's Epcot theme park in Florida highlights technology's contributions to solving global problems--and Big Blue's role.

By February 2, 2010