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Revolutionary image shows planets forming around a star

We now have a clear visual of how planets form around stars, thanks to a sensational image of a far-distant star surrounded by evidence of baby planets.

By November 6, 2014

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Marc Benioff's teenage affair with the Macintosh

guest post Six months after watching Apple's 1984 Super Bowl commercial, the 19-year-old future Salesforce.com CEO was a summer intern at Apple writing a sample game, "Raid on Armonk."

By January 24, 2014

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Fluorescent compounds shed light on Alzheimer's disease

New class of imaging agents enables clinicians to watch the progression of Alzheimer's disease in real time in the brains of living patients.

By September 18, 2013

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Happy Tau Day, everybody!

Celebrate June 28, tau converts. Since tau is the ratio of circumference to radius of a circle, it's simpler than pi, say those who are marking today as a math holiday.

By June 28, 2011

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Take a computer-generated first look at the 2014 Hyundai Equus

Hyundai's 2014 Equus/Centennial flagship gets an early video preview ahead of its debut at the 2013 New York auto show.

By March 12, 2013

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Brain scan may spot disease in athletes while they're still alive

Until now, a condition called chronic traumatic encephalopathy -- considered to have played a role in the deaths of former NFL players -- could be diagnosed only postmortem.

By January 23, 2013

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Pi Day 2012: Geeks' siren song sung in a round

Tomorrow is a day to celebrate everyone's favorite mathematical constant with gusto.

By March 13, 2012

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Game Dev Stories: Tin Man Games

Melbourne two-man studio Tin Man Games is about to launch the eighth in its series of gamebook adventures — and its first science-fiction title — Infinite Universe. Coder Ben Britten Smith tells us about the crazy ride so far.

By February 23, 2012

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World Toilet Day: Let's have a sanitation celebration!

Saturday, November 19 is World Toilet Day. Remember to thank your toilet and take some time to revel in some of the impressive toilet technology that debuted this year.

By November 18, 2011

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Hyundai remixes the Veloster, Genesis Coupe at SEMA 2011

Hyundai shows off five custom examples of its brand-new 2012 Veloster and a pair of 450-horsepower Genesis Coupes.

By November 3, 2011