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Calculating the solar efficiency of Superman

Superman's solar power actually contravenes the laws of physics, according to a team of students at the University of Leicester.

By August 3, 2014

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Physicist Hawking calculates something serious: World Cup odds

Stephen Hawking gets together with betting chain Paddy Power to offer his brain power in predicting likely winners.

By May 28, 2014

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New calculator predicts newborn's obesity risk

Simply enter in the parents' BMIs, the mother's professional skill level, whether the mother smoked while pregnant, and the baby's birth weight.

By November 29, 2012

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NASA mission calculates global ice melt and rising sea levels

Over seven years, scientists used data from NASA satellites to measure global ice melt and the effect on sea level rise. Now, a new study shows that during that time, the world's water mass grew by half an inch.

By February 8, 2012

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HP 12c calculator: Still up-to-date after 30 years

HP releases a 30th anniversary edition of the HP 12c calculator that's the same as the original.

By September 1, 2011

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Snow Leopard changes how file and drive sizes are calculated

When you ask most non-geeks how many "bytes" are in a "kilobyte", after thinking about the root of the prefix "kilo" they might tell you "one thousand", and be both right and wrong at the same time.

By August 28, 2009

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Ancient astronomical calculator had Olympic run

Experts have deciphered the word "Olympia" on the Antikythera Mechanism and discovered that one of its dials kept track of the four-year Olympics cycle.

By July 30, 2008

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Math wins the Mobile App Showdown at CES 2013

At a crowded event in the North Hall at CES, an entertaining awards ceremony crowned this year's winner for best app at the show.

By January 11, 2013

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YouTube video elevates toothpick sculpture to high art

"Rolling Through the Bay," a sculpture made of more than 100,000 toothpicks and glue, depicts the San Francisco Bay area. CNET speaks with artist Scott Weaver.

By October 14, 2013

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Road Trip pic of the day, 7/21: Who's playing?

Sometimes, you just stumble onto a baseball game right across the street from your hotel. Be first to identify the teams in the Road Trip picture of the day, and you'll win a prize.

By July 21, 2009