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regenerative

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Panasonic bike uses regenerative braking

It reduces vehicle speed by converting some of its kinetic activity into another form of energy.

By Jul. 9, 2008

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Scientist: Quantum physics can prove there's an afterlife

Professor Robert Lanza is sure there's something beyond this mortal coil. He believes the science is there to prove it.

By Nov. 16, 2013

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The Range Rover Hybrid is like a Range Rover, but greener

The Range Rover has gone all eco and now comes in a tangy Hybrid flavour. But is mixing electricity and off-roading a good idea? Also, there's a slight cost issue.

By Nov. 22, 2013

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Lab grows blood for human trials

Human volunteers in the near future will test out blood created from engineered stem cells. Someday facilities could make type O on demand, like real-life Tru Blood factories.

By Apr. 15, 2014

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Self-heal like Wolverine? Gene discovery might hold clues

In a discovery by a Harvard researcher, a reactivated gene found in embryos helps mice regrow clipped parts of their ears and toes. Could the "fountain of youth" gene hold promise for humans too?

By Nov. 11, 2013

Review

2014 Honda Accord Plug-in

The 2014 Honda Accord Plug-in keeps up with the competition in some ways, but the overall package lacks cohesion, and quirky features such as the right-side camera don't add much.

By Apr. 2, 2014

3 stars Editor's rating Apr. 2, 2014

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Coolest Earth Day ride: The Sora electric superbike

Recently certified by the Canadian government, this slick ride can do 0 to 60 mph in four seconds and cruise around for 185 miles.

By Apr. 22, 2013

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Stephen Hawking predicts end-of-Earth scenario

The renowned theoretical physicist urges humans to go into space in order to save ourselves.

By Apr. 10, 2013

Review

2014 Mazda3 s Grand Touring 5-Door

In features and driving character, the 2014 Mazda3 punches way above its humble economy-class roots, although a few bugs suggest the cabin tech needs refinement.

By Feb. 5, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Feb. 5, 2014
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2015 Audi A3 e-tron Hatchback

Audi gave CNET a chance to drive its A3 e-tron, a new plug-in hybrid model, at the 2013 Los Angeles auto show.

By Nov. 20, 2013

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