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GameDr destroys recreation of youth

If you get this for your kid you're an awful parent.

By May. 21, 2009

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Kansas City dyes frozen fountain: Looks like someone's dying

To celebrate its Chiefs appearing in the NFL playoffs on Saturday, Kansas City Parks and Recreation doesn't quite heed the call of science on a cold day.

By Jan. 3, 2014

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Time Warner Cable, Cablevision light up NYC parks with Wi-Fi

The Wi-Fi hotspots are part of a partnership between the cable companies and New York City that includes a $10 million investment fund for Wi-Fi deployment in parks and public spaces.

By Jul. 16, 2013

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Great Scott! Back to the Future to become a musical in 2015

Robert Zemeckis' time-travelling comedy will become a musical next year, making its debut in London's West End.

By Feb. 1, 2014

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The 404 1,346: Where we share a dream with Jim O'Heir (podcast)

Today's double-feature episode features stories about a tiny mirror accessory that turns your iPhone into a creepshots factory, cell service coming to MTA subways in New York, a crowdsourced dream database app, and an interview with Jim O'Heir from "Parks and Recreation"!

By Sep. 19, 2013

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Ford highlights V2V safety tech with daredevil drivers

At the Driverless Car demonstration area on the CES 2014 grounds, Ford is showing how vehicle-to-vehicle communication can save lives.

By Jan. 6, 2014

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Relax in this $30,000 'Star Trek' Enterprise basement

Canadian "Star Trek" fan Line Rainville goes all-out in renovating her basement into a starship suite. She's even got a transporter and food replicators.

By Dec. 27, 2013

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Star Wars Episode VII's R2-D2 is fan-built here in the UK

Two British Star Wars fans who make working astromech droids for fun were hired to make the 'real' R2 after their work was spotted at a show.

By Nov. 20, 2013

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Google to pay $600,000 for free Wi-Fi in San Francisco's parks

Thirty-one of the city's parks, plazas, and rec centers will be getting free Wi-Fi within the next year; and the Web giant is paying for equipment costs, installation, and maintenance.

By Jul. 24, 2013

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The Golden Gate gets a big gun

A 16-inch deck gun from the battleship USS Missouri will be installed in the Golden Gate National Recreation Area at of the huge batteries that once protected the coast from potential Japanese attack.

By Oct. 1, 2012