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Ready the lightsabers! MythBusters test 'Star Wars' moments

The "MythBusters" team takes on Ewok battle tactics, the risky Princess Leia rescue, and a smelly snow survival trick using a dead tauntaun. Savage and gang dish "Star Wars" to Crave's Bonnie Burton.

By Jan. 3, 2014

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Man reportedly dies from phone battery blast

A Chinese welder has died after a cell phone battery exploded in his chest pocket, according to county officials. Motorola is investigating.

By Jul. 5, 2007

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Tooling around San Francisco's TechShop

CNET gets a tour of one of TechShop's four commercial-scale hacker facilities, which are helping to bring the maker culture to the mainstream with classes and monthly memberships.

By Jul. 5, 2011

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'Freedom' chair: Part desk chair, part mountain bike

After three weeks testing his invention in Africa, an engineer at MIT unveils the "Leveraged Freedom Chair," which features two large levers attached to a bicycle drivetrain for rough terrain.

By Feb. 18, 2010

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Clothing, optional

The fuels may be different, but many geographical regions embrace steam and sauna.

By Mar. 13, 2008

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Lunar rover flies, then falls

Armadillo Aerospace is the lone competitor in NASA's $2 million Lunar Lander Challenge and it almost won some money Saturday.

By Oct. 27, 2007

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Buzz Out Loud 1229: Too stupid even for Paramount (podcast)

Did Paramount actually issue a DMCA takedown to some people who filmed "Transformers 3" while it was being filmed outside their window!? Well, yeah. But Molly thinks that particular brand of stupidity almost had to be an accident. I mean, come on. Also, Google accidentally (!) collected data from open WiFi hotspots while taking pictures of their houses, which kind of feels like a double whammy. Oh, and it's Rafe's first show in the Tom Chair! We call it: Episode 1.

By May. 17, 2010

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The laser turns 50

On May 16, 1960, Hughes Lab researcher Theodore Maiman built the world's first laser, even as two Bell Labs researchers got the patent for the innovation.

By May. 14, 2010