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12.03.15
Hawaiian court nullifies Thirty Meter Telescope's building permit
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Hawaiian court nullifies Thirty Meter Telescope's building permit

The big telescope's construction has been delayed yet again.

By M. Moon,   12.03.15
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10.08.15
ICYMI: Mars life, bendy smartphone screens and more
10.08.15

ICYMI: Mars life, bendy smartphone screens and more

Check out the group of earthlings who voluntarily camp away from civilization for eight months to simulate living conditions on Mars for the people who will eventually attempt to colonize it. That and more, in today's ICYMI.

By K. Davis,   10.08.15
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08.29.15
NASA simulates Mars mission by locking up people in a tiny dome
08.29.15

NASA simulates Mars mission by locking up people in a tiny dome

The space agency needs to know what kind of issues can arise from astronauts living together in such a small space before sending them to Mars missions.

By M. Moon,   08.29.15
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07.07.15
Wave generator supplies US electrical grid for the first time
07.07.15

Wave generator supplies US electrical grid for the first time

A prototype wave generator called Azura is supplying grid power to Hawaii, the first time such a f...

By S. Dent,   07.07.15
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05.28.15
Hawaii's Thirty Meter Telescope could force others to close
05.28.15

Hawaii's Thirty Meter Telescope could force others to close

For one to rise, others must fall. Hawaii's governor David Ige has given his blessing to the contr...

By N. Summers,   05.28.15
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06.01.14
The Big Picture: Preparing for the Moon
06.01.14

The Big Picture: Preparing for the Moon

During the Apollo program, NASA sent many of its astronauts to Hawaii's Big Island for field train...

By J. Rigg,   06.01.14
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03.06.14
Google's Trekker project brings beautiful Hawaii imagery to Street View
03.06.14

Google's Trekker project brings beautiful Hawaii imagery to Street View

After launching Street View Trekker last year, Google is now starting to show us what we can expec...

By E. Alvarez,   03.06.14
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10.24.13
AMD's flagship Radeon R9 290X graphics card now available for $549
10.24.13

AMD's flagship Radeon R9 290X graphics card now available for $549

AMD's range-topping Radeon R9 290X has been (officially) shrouded in mystery since its unveiling l...

By J. Fingas,   10.24.13
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09.25.13
AMD unveils Radeon R9 and R7 series video cards, unifying graphics code for PCs and consoles
09.25.13

AMD unveils Radeon R9 and R7 series video cards, unifying graphics code for PCs and consoles

Graphics cards aren't normally our go-to choices for audio processing, but we may have to make exc...

By J. Fingas,   09.25.13
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