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SmartPlanet stories on Crave

We've added a bunch of stories focusing on green technology and transport to Crave -- they're all taken from our sister site, SmartPlanet, which has moved to a new home here on CNET UK

By 24 November 2008

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Learning to fly: Future space tourists train like fighter pilots

With commercial space flight on the horizon, a Pennsylvania training center offers would-be astronauts a chance to experience the rigors of blasting off. CNET sister site SmartPlanet investigates.

By 4 November 2013

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Azumio transforms your phone into a biofeedback device (video)

Startup is using smartphone technology to give users a better picture of their health. SmartPlanet gets a demonstration from Azumio's Jen Grenz.

By 17 May 2012

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Robots get sticky fingers (video)

At a robotics forum, SmartPlanet checks out Grabit, which has developed a way for robots to pick up objects using electroadhesion.

By 10 May 2012

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Robots at sea, in space, and beyond (video)

SmartPlanet reports from the Future of Robotics in Silicon Valley and Beyond, a forum that aims to advance the state of robotics.

By 10 May 2012

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New work spaces create culture change at Plantronics (video)

SmartPlanet takes a look at the wireless-headset maker's office redesign, which is also creating change within the company culture.

By 27 February 2012

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Meet the real transformers: Best robots of the year (video)

From robots that fold laundry to robots built to respond to disasters, SmartPlanet correspondent Sumi Das brings you the best of 2011.

By 8 December 2011

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Translating math problems into the real world (video)

SRI researcher Phil Vahey finds that visualization techniques and storytelling can help middle-school students struggling with math. SmartPlanet gets a tutorial.

By 24 May 2012

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How lizards can help build a better bot (video)

SmartPlanet visits Robert Full's UC Berkeley lab to check out how a red-headed Agama lizard inspired a robot dubbed Tailbot.

By 4 May 2012

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SkyLight smartphone-microscope mount: Let's get small (video)

Adapter enables users to capture microscopic images -- of everything from flowers to insects to pathogens -- with their smartphone. SmartPlanet visits SkyLight for a hands-on look at the device.

By 26 March 2012