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From 'Alien' to 'Prometheus': The search for extraterrestrial life

Ridley Scott's new movie "Prometheus" may reignite questions about life beyond the boundaries of our galaxy.

By Jun. 8, 2012

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CNET UK Podcast 290: Prometheus and the next iPhone

We review Alien prequel Prometheus in this spoiler-free podcast, and wonder if the next iPhone can top the Samsung Galaxy S3 and HTC One X.

By Jun. 1, 2012

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Prometheus 3D IMAX review: Fassbending Friday night fun

Jason saw Ridley Scott's sci-fi action film at the Waterloo IMAX last night -- could it possibly meet expectations? And is the 3D worth it?

19 Images By May. 31, 2012

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Massive 5-ton steel wheel stars in ancient Greek drama

"Prometheus Bound," thought to have first been performed around 450 B.C., gets a modern twist with a highly engineered 23-foot kinetic wheel that serves as the play's centerpiece.

By Jul. 31, 2013

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Google Nexus fired into space to see if screams are audible

A science project to warm the cockles of a xenomorph's acidic heart: The first smartphone satellite will test the "Alien" tagline so you don't have to.

By Feb. 25, 2013

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Hubble captures Horsehead nebula in stunning infrared

This new image puts the famous hydrogen-dust cloud in an ethereal light, revealing the horse rearing its head above cosmic whitecaps.

By Apr. 21, 2013

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Scientists charge mobile phone with lightning

Scientists at the UK's University of Southampton have harnessed the power of artificial lightning bolts to charge a Nokia Lumia 925. Nokia Lumia 925, we hereby dub thee "Adam."

By Oct. 2, 2013

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Peek under the skin of Predator, Alien, and Mogwai

Get into the biology of some famous sci-fi creatures with artist Brad McGinty's anatomical illustrations.

By Sep. 11, 2012

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Crave Ep. 138: 3D-mapping the great indoors with laser scanners

Australian scientists 3D-map the interior of the Leaning Tower of Pisa. We meet the cutest Little Robot Friends from Canada, and take a ride on the back of a soaring eagle.

By Sep. 20, 2013

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Myoelectric bionic hand looks ace, changes lives in video

Meet the world's most advanced bionic hand -- and the people who use it -- in our jaw-dropping video.

By Nov. 20, 2012