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'Mad Max: Fury Road' trailer full of sand, grit, rusty rat rods

Tom Hardy takes on the role of Mad Max as the sand flies in a first-look trailer for the 2015 post-apocalyptic film.

By July 28, 2014

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The Verykool Vortex can stand up to surf and sand.

This unlocked smartphone is dustproof, water resistant, and affordable.

By September 25, 2013

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That blows! Sand dunes move in on famed 'Star Wars' set

Scientists report that Anakin Skywalker's hometown is under attack -- not by Tusken Raiders but by the desert itself.

By July 19, 2013

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Watch audio frequencies visualized in sand

When a plate sprinkled with sand vibrates at certain audio frequencies, it creates beautiful, intricate patterns.

By June 7, 2013

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Making the perfect video game sand

The sand in PS3 game Journey is some of the most realistic ever seen in a video game. It wasn't easy to create.

By March 28, 2013

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Apple throws sand in competitors' gears, but they won't slow down

Apple's court victory has awakened Samsung and other competitors, who will now be more motivated to out-innovate and out-patent their rival.

By August 28, 2012

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Meet the stewards of the 'Star Wars' sands

Love "Star Wars?" The Save Lars group does too -- so much so that members went to Tunisia and restored Luke Skywalker's fictional homestead on Tatooine from its previous state of disrepair.

By July 11, 2012

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Crave giveaway: Bowers & Wilkins P5 headphones, Emeli Sande CD

What better way to listen to Emeli Sande's chart-topping debut album "Our Version of Events" than with a pair of fancy Bowers & Wilkins headphones?

By July 6, 2012

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MIT 'smart sand' and 'robot pebbles' replicate objects

Research effort uses distributed robots that communicate with each other to auto-duplicate shapes by forming an object out of a larger pile of smart sand.

By April 2, 2012

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Army starts testing bots inspired by sand fleas, roaches

These insect-like recon robots from Boston Dynamics are set to be deployed to Afghanistan for more testing.

By March 28, 2012