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Tomorrow Daily 077: The Antares rocket explosion, ferrofluid art, and hydrogel robot muscles

The Antares rocket barely lifted off before "disassembling" and exploding just above its launchpad...but while it can feel truly disheartening, we try to remind ourselves space travel is tough, and failure is a natural part of the scientific process.

By October 29, 2014

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Slo-mo video of match being lit looks like nuclear explosion

A special photographic technique turns a match strike into a dazzling 37 seconds of "who knew?"

By October 16, 2014

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The explosive beauty of a dying star

A beautiful image captured by the Hubble telescope shows in glorious detail the contours of the Butterfly Nebula.

By October 13, 2014

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Unmanned rocket bound for International Space Station explodes

An Orbital Sciences Corp. rocket laden with supplies for the ISS suffers a fiery first-stage engine failure before falling and exploding at a NASA flight facility.

By October 28, 2014

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Watch an explosive volcanic eruption in Papua New Guinea

An Australian holidaymaker in Papua New Guinea captured an explosive volcanic eruption on camera -- complete with sonic boom.

By September 7, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 076: Marvel's Phase 3 plans, holographic keyboard, and more

The good news is, long after we leave this Earth, when our bones turn to dust and future generations ruminate on who we were and what we stood for, their histories will agree we lived in a golden age of geek cinema. The bad news is, you pretty much don't have any free weekends until 2020. Sorry about that.

By October 28, 2014

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What happens when you stuff explosives into a Mac Pro?

While most people would love to use the high-end Mac Pro for its computational prowess, these guys want to torture it by dunking it in water and blowing it up.

By May 30, 2014

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T-Mobile sees growth explosion as recipe for profit

While its subscriber growth was impressive, the company posted a loss. CNET digs into the numbers and explains why T-Mobile is still feeling upbeat.

By May 1, 2014

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Google’s fiber effect: Fuel for a broadband explosion

The mere promise of Google Fiber seems to be enough to send rivals scrambling to deliver ultrafast Internet service at a reasonable price. Just look at Austin, Texas.

By April 30, 2014

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Drone flies through fireworks, gets explosive footage

A camera mounted on a drone captures a unique perspective of a fireworks show from within the belly of the sparkling beast.

By April 21, 2014