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sterile

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Dear NTSB, please don't sterilize Siri and her friends

The NTSB wants a full ban on mobile technology use in the car, including hands-free calling. CNET Reviews Editor-in-Chief Lindsey Turrentine thinks a hands-free ban is the fastest way to neuter the technology that could make us all safer drivers.

By December 22, 2011

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Tiny, maggot-like bot could kill hard-to-reach brain tumors

A light bulb goes off when a neurosurgeon sees plastic surgeons use sterile maggots to remove dead tissue.

By September 6, 2013

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AshPoopie turns doggie doo into ashes

The AshPoopie is a souped-up pooper scooper that incinerates offending doggie doo and turns it into sterile, smell-free ash.

By October 10, 2011

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Now you can flush your body when you die

"Liquid cremation" will turn you into a sterile fluid, and your mercury fillings won't pollute the air.

By August 31, 2011

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AshPoopie gadget incinerates dog poo, leaves odourless ash

Cleaning up after your pooing pooch could be much easier with the AshPoopie -- a wand that turns dog muck into a sterile, odourless ash.

By October 17, 2011

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Fruit flies fitted with tiny backpacks to save farms

The CSIRO is putting RFID sensors on Queensland fruit flies to study their behaviour in the hopes of saving Queensland's crops.

By April 3, 2014

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Daptone Records: MTV visits Brooklyn's analog oasis

If you think all new records sound sterile and cold, check out this amazing MTV video tour of Brooklyn's Daptone Records.

By August 28, 2007

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In the tall grass, researchers find energy alternative

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign researchers say that a sterile grass known as Miscanthus giganteus proved to be significantly more productive than other biofuel crops like corn in the making of ethanol.

By July 30, 2008

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Chocolate craniums are desserts to die for

These anatomically correct chocolate skulls on Etsy make for the perfect Halloween centerpiece or creepy holiday treat.

By September 8, 2014

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Do you have a problem with clutter?

Do you have the urge to purge LPs or CDs, but not books and magazines?

By March 2, 2014