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Cells with frickin' laser beams attached to their heads?

Researchers from the University of St. Andrews figure out a way to attach laser lights to cells to make them easier to keep track of. Because they don't make name tags that tiny.

By July 25, 2015

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Apple Pay lands in the UK, some major banks missing

Apple's mobile payments service, available in the US since October, has expanded across the pond -- but some of the announced partners aren't on board.

By July 14, 2015

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Apple Pay set to launch outside the US tomorrow, UK bank lets slip

A UK bank's hastily deleted tweet appears to confirm that the iPhone mobile payment system will this week make its first foray outside of the US.

By July 13, 2015

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Wind-powered motorcycle for a Mad Max world

Forget the guzzoline. This motorcycle collects and stores wind and sun power for a time when fossil fuels will be scarce.

By June 25, 2015

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100-foot-tall horse head sculptures unveiled in Scotland

Towering over the Forth and Clyde canal, The Kelpies are a tribute to Scotland's horse-powered history.

By November 28, 2013

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Watch 'Black Angel' short originally shown with 'Empire Strikes Back'

A short medieval fantasy film was part of the experience theatergoers got when they went to see the "Star Wars" sequel. Then "Black Angel" disappeared, but now you can watch it on YouTube.

By May 14, 2015

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iPhone 5S shines in National Geographic's shots of Scotland

National Geographic veteran Jim Richardson was tasked with shooting a trip across Scotland using the iPhone 5S. After some initial problems, he loved it.

By October 8, 2013

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Why a pro photographer shoots on an iPhone

We talk to professional photographer Julian Calverley about making art with a phone -- and the importance of Instagram.

By April 24, 2015

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Game over, man! Bill Paxton takes on Daniel Radcliffe in GTA TV show 'Game Changer'

Docudrama "Game Changer" will tell the story of the Grand Theft Auto games and the campaigners who tried to ban them.

By April 22, 2015

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Google joins the search for Loch Ness Monster, may have found it (or not)

Technically Incorrect: Google may have all sorts of problems in Europe, but it's trying to make a contribution too.

By April 20, 2015