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Can a gecko stick to Teflon? Science finds the answer

Researchers at the University of Akron have done some experiments to see how geckos fare against Teflon — with surprising results.

By April 27, 2014

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These roofs can clean the air

Students at UC Riverside have created a cheap coating that can go on ordinary clay roofing tiles to bust smog.

By June 4, 2014

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Scratch-and-sniff jeans keep you smellin' fine

Denim doyen Brandon Svarc of Naked & Famous has created a line of Teflon-coated jeans that release a minty fresh aroma when you scratch the fabric.

By January 21, 2014

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Crave giveaway: Pick-Pocket Proof Pants for safe travels

Thieves will have a tough time grabbing your smartphone or wallet from the extra secure pockets of these travel pants from Clothing Arts.

By June 21, 2013

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Surgeons implant lab-grown vein

In an operation that's the first of its kind for the US, surgeons have implanted a bioengineered blood vessel into a human patient.

By June 10, 2013

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Curiosity rover on track for pinpoint Mars landing

Engineers are fine-tuning software and procedures to prepare for the entry, descent, and landing of NASA's $2.5 billion Mars Science Lab rover in early August.

By June 11, 2012

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Apple's reputation untarnished by tax issue, study says

A story highlighting Apple's use of tax havens and loopholes has apparently left the company's reputation unscathed according to a new study.

By May 8, 2012

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Tech Time Machine: 6 April

It's a big day in tech as we discuss the launch of Intelsat I, the discovery of teflon and the patenting of celluloid.

By April 5, 2012

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Apple finally meets its match (Hint: It's called the DOJ)

A settlement is said to be near on an e-book pricing investigation, and any deal will force Apple to bend.

By April 4, 2012

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The world's most beautiful turntables

CD players may be a dying breed, but turntables aren't going away. We've rounded up some of the coolest looking turntables on the planet!

By March 17, 2012