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Marshmallow-roasting robot is sadly not for sale

Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories teases us with the MarshMallowMatic robot for April Fools', then slams the door on our happiness.

By April 1, 2014

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Jabs at Joffrey! 'Game of Thrones' fans roast the king online

"Your breath smells like a Dothraki horde." Fans take advantage of their chance to mock the most-hated "Game of Thrones" monarch with the two-day social-media smackdown #RoastJoffrey.

By December 13, 2013

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George R.R. Martin addresses lack of gay sex in 'Game of Thrones' books

Asked about the absence of gay sex scenes so far, the writer explains that his "viewpoint characters" aren't gay. He also tells stories of how his teachers tried to stop him from reading sci-fi.

By August 12, 2014

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Would you eat a marshmallow zapped by a Tesla coil?

Weird science! Some California makers wanted to know if the sparks from a Tesla coil could roast marshmallows, so they built one to find out.

By June 13, 2014

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Spotted: Solar flare more than seven times the size of Earth

IRIS is NASA's newest toy for studying the sun. It just observed its first solar eruption, and it was a doozy.

By May 30, 2014

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Paulig Muki smart mug uses e-ink to put your mug on your coffee mug

Using a heat-activated e-ink display, the design on the Paulig Muki coffee mug can be changed at any time. Users upload photos using a mobile app.

By April 28, 2014

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Helmet-shaped Darth Vader toaster takes bread to the Dark Side

The Darth Vader toaster gets a significant upgrade with a helmet shape that sucks in your bread and returns it a little more evil than when it started.

By March 31, 2014

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Product Test: roasting a chicken in half the time

LG's SolarCube oven, which uses a combination of steam, microwave and convection technologies, claims it can halve your roasting times. We put it to the test.

By October 7, 2012

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IBM's Watson cooks up a storm at SXSW

The cognitive computer, Watson, has designed a six course meal for some lucky attendees of the South By Southwest festival in Texas.

By March 9, 2014

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That's Chef Watson to you

The next step for IBM's famous cognitive computer is being creative at a high level, and partnering with people. So why not apply that computing power to cuisine? At SXSW, that's what IBM is doing.

By March 6, 2014