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Google Maps, Street View take on polar bears, Canadian tundra (pictures)

Google takes a trip to the frozen Canadian north on a mission to encounter polar bears and the warming tundra.

10 Images By February 27, 2014

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Google Maps traverses Cambodia's centuries-old Angkor temples

The Web giant’s Street View Trekker records more than 90,000 panoramas of 100 ancient temples at this massive archaeological site.

By April 2, 2014

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Google Maps charts the frozen home of the polar bear

Thanks to a Street View camera bolted to a specially designed "tundra buggy," Google Maps shows a bear's-eye view of Churchill, Manitoba, nestled within one of the world's largest polar bear populations.

By February 27, 2014

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Google Maps cruises the rapids of the Colorado River

The Street View trekker sets sail down the country's most endangered river, taking in views of the Grand Canyon, Nankoweap Granaries, the Redwall Cavern, and much more.

By March 13, 2014

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Google Maps shows polar bears in their natural habitat (Video)

The Google Maps team collect 360-degree Street View imagery from Churchill, Manitoba, home of one of the world's largest polar bear populations. In a video provided by Google, you can see the specially designed Tundra Buggy as it comes across the bears.

February 27, 2014

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Scientists revive 30,000-year-old giant virus

Scientists have revived a giant virus after it laid dormant in the Siberian permafrost for over 30,000 years.

By March 5, 2014

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Three things I saw at CES 2014 I'd actually buy

You know the Cheapskate doesn't like to spend money on anything. For these products, I'll open my wallet.

By January 9, 2014

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Shuttle's final journey captured in epic time-lapse video

Frame by frame, photographer Scott Andrews documented Endeavour's move to its final resting place.

By October 14, 2013

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Last night a Freelander saved my life.

When we were down a support vehicle, we asked the folks at Land Rover if they had anything we could nab. The answer was a soccer mom's dream.

By October 12, 2013

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Battlefield creator shows off new 'Star Wars' video game

At E3, Battlefield developer EA DICE ignited sabers with a brief teaser video showing the next big "Star Wars" video game.

By June 10, 2013