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The fascinating story of the man who invented stereo (and pioneered TV and radar too)

Honoured at the famous Abbey Road Studios, Alan Dower Blumlein pioneered all kinds of technologies before his untimely death during a top-secret wartime mission.

By April 1, 2015

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Non-invasive ultrasound restores memory in Alzheimer's mice

Ultrasound technology could provide a non-invasive way of treating Alzheimer's disease after researchers successfully restore memories to mice.

By March 11, 2015

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Lego reveals 32 new 'Star Wars' sets

New Lego sets feature characters and vehicles -- including a giant TIE fighter and Slave I -- from the "Star Wars" movies, games and TV shows. Plus a fun poster celebrates "Star Wars" Lego.

By February 16, 2015

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Australian scientists developing early detection test for Alzheimer's

Scientists at Australia's CSIRO are developing an eye test that can detect the protein responsible for Alzheimer's up to 20 years earlier than currently possible.

By July 13, 2014

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Buy your own ghost town -- on Craigslist

Zoinks! If you don't mind fixer-uppers, you can live out your Scooby-Doo mystery-sleuthing fantasies with a California ghost town for sale online for a mere $225,000.

By November 15, 2013

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Get a $25 Krome credit for photo retouching, prints, and gifts

This Cheapskate exclusive lets you order retouched prints, photo books, plaques, and more, right from your iPhone or iPad.

By October 4, 2013

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Yes, atomic bomb that fell in US almost went off, says document

An H-bomb that accidentally plunged into a North Carolina field in 1961 came far too close to actually exploding, according to a secret document newly published by the Guardian.

By September 21, 2013

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Woz on 'Jobs': No, just no

In a review posted to Gizmodo, Steve Wozniak calls Ashton Kutcher "disingenuous" and believes the new movie is wildly inaccurate.

By August 17, 2013

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Let's build a statue of Steve Jobs bigger than Statue of Liberty!

An Indiegogo campaign arises, its goal to build a statue of Apple's co-founder somewhere in the Bay Area. But who's behind it?

By August 16, 2013

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How the nuclear age burst onto the world from a squash court

On Road Trip 2013, CNET's Daniel Terdiman traveled to the Argonne National Lab to find out the history of the world's first nuclear reaction, Chicago Pile-1.

By July 3, 2013