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rainfall

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Netatmo Rain Gauge puts rainfall stats on your smartphone

Gardening aficionados take note, this add-on module for Netatmo's Weather Station is designed to keep track of precipitation.

By Apr. 8, 2014

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Nintendo's Fils-Aime: Fan desire 'doesn't affect what we do'

The Nintendo of America president says fan petitions to revive legacy games are only that -- petitions -- and don't necessarily translate to sales.

By Dec. 5, 2013

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Singapore plans to be world's first 'Smart Nation'

The city-state unveils plans for sensors that can help manage traffic congestion, detect air pollutants, and even remind you to take your trash out.

By Jun. 17, 2014

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NASA spots Washington mudslide from space

Satellite shots from the Earth Observatory show the stunning scope of the mudslide that claimed lives and homes in the remote town of Oso, Wash.

By Mar. 26, 2014

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Ingredients for life hitching ride on space dust, study says

Traces of water and organic compounds could be all around us, floating around space on ubiquitous interplanetary dust particles.

By Jan. 25, 2014

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Spray-on NeverWet street art appears after it rains

Spraying this liquid-repelling coating on a stencil provides a unique way for people to share messages that become visible after the design comes in contact with water.

By Sep. 18, 2013

Review

Netatmo Urban Weather Station

This system works well, but the appeal might be too limited to justify the price.

Jun. 5, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating Jun. 5, 2014
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NASA satellite gets a 3D view of Sandy's eye

With tropical-storm force winds about 1,000 miles across, Sandy is a monster. NASA's radar view of its eyewall shows "remarkable vigor" for its Category 1 status.

By Oct. 29, 2012

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Guess what? Global warming is real, and it's our fault

A new assessment by hundreds of scientists strengthens the earlier conclusion that the planet is warming and that human activity is its dominant cause.

By Sep. 27, 2013