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'I got my heroes back': Why the new 'Star Wars' trailer made me cry

The new "Force Awakens" trailer transports CNET's Tania González to her youth in Mexico, where she and her brother turned broomsticks into lightsabers and her dog played the role of droid "Arturito."

By April 17, 2015

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Why is Matthew McConaughey bawling over the new 'Star Wars' trailer?

The actor reacts with such emotion to the "Force Awakens" trailer you'd think he's been away from his children for years. Oh, wait...

By April 17, 2015

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George Lucas: Don't look at me for 'Star Wars' spoilers

The creator of famed sci-fi franchise says he has no idea what's happening in "The Force Awakens" -- and he's looking forward to finally feeling the thrill of being surprised by "Star Wars."

By April 17, 2015

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'Chewie, we're home': New 'Force Awakens' trailer lands

The second teaser trailer for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" has arrived. Plus, we've got more information about the mysterious new characters, including the newest member of the droid family.

By April 16, 2015

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Astronaut snaps epic 'Star Trek' selfie in space

Astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti pays tribute to a "Star Trek" icon with a cosplay photo in zero gravity.

By April 20, 2015

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Star Wars droid BB-8 is real, powered by Sphero

Get ready for rolling BB-8 toys. The droid in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is a real robot, based on the technology in Sphero's toy robotic balls. And in a galaxy not so far away, SpaceX delivers an espresso machine to the International Space Station.

By April 17, 2015

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Guy builds his own 'Star Wars' BB-8 rolling droid for $150

If you've wanted a BB-8 droid ever since seeing the first trailer for "Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens," you can now make one for pretty cheap.

By April 20, 2015

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Which is better: Star Trek or Star Wars?

CNET's Luke Westaway and Rich Trenholm ask which of the two greatest geek franchises deserves the top spot.

By April 20, 2015

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You can fly in an R2-D2 'Star Wars'-themed jet this year

There are several months to go before the premiere of "The Force Awakens," but you could experience a droid-based flight before then.

By April 17, 2015

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Crave Ep. 197: Imperial Star Destroyer joins growing fleet of 'Star Wars' drones

A creator of "Star Wars"-themed drones shows off his latest work, a replica of an Imperial Star Destroyer. And it looks awesome.

By March 26, 2015