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Salmon cannon fires 40 fish a minute

It sounds like something out of Monty Python, but the salmon cannon is actually an ingenious solution to problems with fish migration.

By August 12, 2014

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Destroyed by tornado, town saving big by rebuilding all green

In 2007, a tornado flattened Greensburg, Kan. Now it's on a path to financial stability thanks to a city-wide green rebuilding effort. CNET Road Trip 2014 looked at the wreckage and the recovery.

By August 12, 2014

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GE releases instructions for 3D-printable jet engine

If you head over to Thingiverse, you can get instructions for a hand-cranked, 3D-printable jet engine, courtesy of GE.

By July 21, 2014

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99 minutes of real-life GTA V would cost £8m, says research

According to insurance experts, it would cost £81,000 a minute if you were to pull off GTA levels of destruction in real life.

By December 21, 2013

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First Google, now Microsoft, taps Texas for wind energy

The deal marks Microsoft's first long-term power purchase agreement for wind energy.

By November 4, 2013

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Sweden faces its own shutdown: Cause? Jellyfish

Revenge of the sea? Thousands of moon jellyfish take down the world's largest nuclear reactor.

By October 1, 2013

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Uber offering rides back in time with DeLorean promotion

In a partnership with General Electric, ride service Uber commandeers a fleet of everyone's favorite time-traveling '80s vehicle for San Francisco customers this weekend.

By September 6, 2013

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Personal jetpack gets go-ahead for manned test flights

New Zealand's Martin Aircraft gets an experimental flight permit for piloted tests of its one-person recreational jetpack. But don't toss your subway pass just yet.

By August 13, 2013

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Jetpack man soars over U.S. alongside B-17 bomber

Yves Rossy, known as Jetman, wowed attendees at the EEA air show, which also hosted Terrafugia's flying car.

By July 30, 2013

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850-hp Jaguar C-X75 hybrid supercar struts its speed

After several years of tinkering, Jaguar once again chats up the jaw-dropping C-X75 hybrid supercar, and shows off an incredible behind-the-scenes video of the latest prototype.

By June 27, 2013