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In Austin, it's South by South Westeros

"Game of Thrones" fans at South by Southwest will be thrilled at the chance to get up close and personal with dozens of original artifacts from the hit HBO show.

By Mar. 7, 2014

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South by South Westeros comes to Austin

To promote the upcoming Season 4 of 'Game of Thrones,' HBO brought an exhibit of original artifacts from the hit show to Austin for South by Southwest. CNET stopped by to check it out.

21 Images By Mar. 7, 2014

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Geology of thrones: Elaborate maps of Westeros over eons

"Game of Thrones" often feels like it's set in a real world. Feed the illusion with these fascinating geologic maps created by Stanford researchers.

By Apr. 10, 2014

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Frank Underwood invades Westeros in 'House of Thrones'

If there's one man who could whip all those schemers and whiners in "Game of Thrones" into shape, it's Frank Underwood. A new video shows just how the "House of Cards" antihero would go about it.

By Mar. 24, 2014

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Forget winter in Westeros, summer's coming to Titan

If you haven't heard of Titan, it just might be the most underrated place on our block, galactically speaking. Crave's Eric Mack has been getting reacquainted with Saturn's largest moon.

By Jul. 25, 2013

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'Game of Thrones' gets 'Frozen' treatment in new video

What would happen if the characters from "Game of Thrones" found themselves in an alternate universe where everyone behaved as if they lived in a Disney musical?

By Apr. 17, 2014

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All our failed flying machines could finally work (just not on Earth)

Many of humanity's early attempts at flight involved pedaling contraptions or flapping artificial wings. Turns out they weren't such dumb ideas after all -- in another part of the solar system.

By Apr. 16, 2014

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Scuba diving trumps surfing on Saturn's Titan moon

Headlines described the sighting of waves on Titan this week, but it's really still smooth sailing on the impressively deep lakes of the Earth-ish moon.

By Mar. 20, 2014

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Scientists dissect the weather in 'Game of Thrones'

Is there a way to figure out when winter will finally come to Westeros and how long it will last? A group of graduate students turned to non-fictional astronomy and physics to search for an answer.

By Jun. 13, 2013

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Science says perfect french fries lie beyond Mars

Food researchers have pinned down the ideal gravitational conditions for frying "potato sticks," and they're not found on this side of the asteroid belt.

By Jan. 6, 2014