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whiskers

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E-whiskers put sensitive catlike sensors on robots

Berkeley researchers have created flexible sensors that mimic a cat's whiskers from elastic fibers, nanotubes, and nanoparticles. Science: making robots cuter as well as more useful.

By January 22, 2014

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Super Meow-rio: Real-life cat takes on Mario challenge

Some clever editing and special effects turn an average house cat into a Super Mario champion.

By April 7, 2014

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Artist reimagines Spock, Sherlock, Time Lords, and Avengers as cats

Artist Jenny Parks creates catastic portraits of iconic sci-fi, fantasy, and geeky pop culture characters complete with whiskers, fur, and a dangerous air of curiosity.

By February 13, 2014

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Life lessons I learned from 'Sherlock' season 3

Mustaches, mind palaces, and matchmaking: Crave's Bonnie Burton shares what she learned from season 3 of the hit BBC series.

By February 4, 2014

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Want a Nobel? Forgo glasses, shave, wait till you're 60

Is there a winning set of personal characteristics that can give you an edge in the race to nab a Nobel Prize?

By October 10, 2012

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Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini isn't much like the Galaxy S3

Samsung's 4-inch version of the Galaxy S3 has a more modest processor, camera and screen resolution than its big brother.

By October 11, 2012

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Adobe makes the CS6 sales pitch

What kind of software can you buy for $2,600? Creative Suite 6, arriving in May with a long list of new features for those dealing with photo, video, Web sites, and publishing.

By April 22, 2012

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Official Lorax App fills mustache app gap

If you ever wondered what your mom would look like with a luxurious orange mustache, the Official Lorax App will answer your burning question.

By February 29, 2012

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Designing the ultimate utility bike

World-class designers teamed with small handcrafted bike makers compete to create the most useful urban bike ever.

By July 6, 2011

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The back story on Glitch's back stories

It took Tiny Speck--which announced what it was working on Tuesday--many months to decide what the official back story for its new game was. But before the final version, it considered many options.

By February 10, 2010