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Tranquility adds a night mode to your Mac

Instead of staring at an extra-bright screen in a dark room, install this free app on your Mac and save your eyes with night-mode.

By February 11, 2014

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Help name the first comet landing site in history

Next month, a lander named Philae will detach from the European Space Agency's Rosetta spacecraft and attach itself to a comet for a ride around the sun. What the landing spot is called is up to us.

By October 16, 2014

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Inflatable private room to dock to ISS, commercialise space

The Bigelow Expandable Activity Module is on track to launch in 2015, and will be attached to the International Space Station to test the technology.

By October 6, 2014

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Google Lunar XPrize competition enters milestone phase

There's $30 million available to 18 teams vying to be the first nongovernment entity to land a rover on the moon. Five of those teams are eligible for a $6 million boost this summer.

By April 1, 2014

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GTA V is innovative, exciting, misogynistic in review round-up

Full reviews of Rockstar's new open-world criminal opus have just gone live all over the Internet -- we round up the best for your felonious enjoyment.

By September 16, 2013

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Check the weather with zen-like iPhone app Haze

Get current conditions, five-day forecast, and a sense of tranquility with new iPhone weather app Haze.

By February 19, 2013

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Neil Armstrong, first man on the moon, dies at 82

obituary The astronaut and enduring icon of the space age is remembered today as a genuine American hero, the ultimate "right stuff" test pilot who preferred privacy to fame.

By August 25, 2012

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Atlantis astronauts bid station crew final farewell

After moving a bus-size cargo module from the space station to Atlantis' cargo bay, the shuttle astronauts bid a final farewell and move back aboard the orbiter to rig the ship for undocking tomorrow.

By July 18, 2011

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Astrobotic, CMU build lunar lander in X Prize bid

As part of the Google Lunar X Prize competition, a Carnegie Mellon University team plans to send a robot to investigate the Apollo 11 landing site.

By June 15, 2011

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Studying addiction in a virtual meth house

Researchers at UCLA have developed a 3D meth apartment in Second Life to study the neurological mechanisms involved in both drug cravings and relapse.

By October 7, 2010