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Sandia Labs: SOPA will 'negatively impact' U.S. cybersecurity

The Stop Online Piracy Act is "unlikely to be effective," says official from Sandia National Laboratories, part of the U.S. Department of Energy.

By Nov. 17, 2011

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Sandia labs eyes carbon dioxide as fuel

Add carbon dioxide, water, heat--and you could someday serve cars, Sandia National Laboratories says.

By Jun. 5, 2007

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Fanless heat sink design promises cooler, quieter CPUs

New fanless heat sink design out of Sandia National Laboratories said to offer more efficient CPU cooling.

By Jul. 12, 2011

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Incoming! Self-guiding bullet could strike from a mile away

The four-inch munition should be able to strike within 8 inches of its target at a firing distance of a mile. It has built-in actuators and other electronics that help it zero in on its target.

By Jan. 30, 2012

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Tapping 'noise canceling' data signals for faster Internet

Researchers have found a rather elegant way to improve data speeds on existing fiber technology, according to the BBC.

By May. 28, 2013

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Yes, atomic bomb that fell in US almost went off, says document

An H-bomb that accidentally plunged into a North Carolina field in 1961 came far too close to actually exploding, according to a secret document newly published by the Guardian.

By Feb. 20, 2014

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Darth Vader, Spider-Pig fly at International Balloon Fiesta

The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta hosts hundreds of hot air balloons. Some geeky gems are among the flyers.

By Oct. 8, 2013

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Urban Hopper robot can leap over 25-foot walls

DARPA shows off the Precision Urban Hopper, a small wheeled robot that can leap over tall obstacles. It's designed for urban surveillance operations.

By Sep. 17, 2009

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DARPA's robot changes tire, aspires to defuse bombs

New video shows a two-handed robot changing a tire by itself. The research could pave the way for a new generation of robotic peacekeepers capable of taking on tasks too dangerous for humans.

By Apr. 2, 2013

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Yes, atomic bomb that fell in US almost went off, says document

An H-bomb that accidentally plunged into a North Carolina field in 1961 came far too close to actually exploding, according to a secret document newly published by the Guardian.

By Sep. 21, 2013