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Engineering students extinguish fire with sound

A pair of engineering students created a new type of fire extinguisher that uses sound waves to put out flames.

By March 26, 2015

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NASA to steal boulder from asteroid to test Earth-defense technique

The space agency has just announced plans to fly to an asteroid, snag a boulder, fly back toward Earth and put the rock in orbit around the moon. Because science.

By March 26, 2015

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Simple techniques for better-looking video

This week's episode of the The Fix is all about video. Find out how to shoot, edit, and share video with friends and family.

By June 16, 2014

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Appliance Science: The warm physics of sous vide cooking

A different approach to heat can make a big difference in the taste of food. Appliance Science looks at the warm (but not boiling) physics of sous vide cooking.

By March 24, 2015

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Smarter Driver: Glancing, the unsung driver's technique

Do you scan the road ahead while driving? Or do you just stare at the car in front of you? CNET's Brian Cooley takes a look at the driving basic you've probably forgot.

By March 3, 2014

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Chrome: Avoid message trackers in Gmail

Tired of companies tracking when you've read their email? Check out these steps to avoid many of the tracker services available to marketers.

By March 20, 2015

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A timer app that uses a specific technique to keep you on task (pictures)

Pomodoro Timer is an app that looks like a cooking timer, but might be just the thing to get you to focus on work.

6 Images By February 6, 2014

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Listen to a Mozart lullaby from the world's tiniest nanopiano

The first ever optically encoded audio recording off a non-magnetic plasmonic nanostructure could mean big things for storage. And it's "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star."

By March 17, 2015

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Photo basics: creative exposure techniques

Steven from the Australian Centre for Photography walks us through using the light meter and the exposure triangle together to achieve creative effects in your photos.

By October 24, 2013

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Appliance Science: The circulating physics of the convection oven

How can a fan make things cook quicker? It's all about the physics of circulating air. Appliance Science looks at how convection ovens work.

By March 18, 2015