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Trace the past with NY Public Library's Open Access Maps Project

GPS can't quite capture the beauty of historical maps. Thanks to the Lionel Pincus & Princess Firyal Map Division at the New York Public Library, 20,000 high-res maps are now available for download.

By April 7, 2014

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Mars crater might be remnant of an ancient supervolcano

Scientists reevaluate what they thought was a massive impact crater on Mars. It may actually have had a much more fiery past.

By October 23, 2013

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To find lost jungle graves, beware of unexploded WWII bombs

The BentProp Project has been searching the Palauan jungle for years to find the remains of POWs and others executed by the Japanese. Unexploded WWII bombs make it a risky quest.

By April 20, 2014

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The cutting-edge tech behind the hunt for lost WWII planes

For years, the BentProp Project has searched the seas off Palau for missing planes shot down by the Japanese. Now the group has access to the latest oceanographic technology, which it used to find two aircraft lost for 70 years.

By April 20, 2014

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Mars micro-rover Kapvik may tether to larger vehicles

A Canadian prototype for Mars and moon micro-rovers could be tethered to larger vehicles to avoid getting trapped in sand.

By September 18, 2011

Review

2014 Toyota Avalon Limited

The 2014 Toyota Avalon Limited blurs the lines between premium and luxury with predictable but not soulless performance -- and a few surprising tech tricks.

April 9, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 9, 2014

MSRP: $39,650.00

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Waze

For anyone looking for more reliable traffic data than Apple's and Google's stock maps applications, Waze is definitely worth a download.

June 13, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating June 13, 2013

Pricing not available

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The BMW X3 finally gets its day in the sun

CNET Car Tech reviews the 2011 BMW X3 xDrive35i.

By April 15, 2011

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BMW hybrid takes car tech to new levels

CNET Car Tech reviews the 2011 BMW ActiveHybrid 7.

By March 21, 2011

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Garmin Oregon 550T navigates and photographs the great outdoors

Garmin has just announced its newest outdoor handheld GPS units with built-in digital cameras, the Oregon 550 and 550t.

By May 7, 2009