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09.14.15
Who needs weed when we've got THC-producing yeast?
09.14.15

Who needs weed when we've got THC-producing yeast?

Researchers from the Technical University of Dortmund in Germany have reportedly discovered a way...

By A. Tarantola,   09.14.15
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08.20.15
ICYMI: Hypersonic plane, social connections app and more
08.20.15

ICYMI: Hypersonic plane, social connections app and more

On today's ICYMI, Germany is trying to revive a decades-old plan for a hypersonic commuting plane which would deliver people from Frankfurt to Australia in 90 minutes while a video for a social connections app features celebs who will likely never ask to be our friends.

By K. Davis,   08.20.15
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08.18.15
German aerospace agency wants hypersonic flights by the 2030s
08.18.15

German aerospace agency wants hypersonic flights by the 2030s

Germany's aerospace agency, the Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR), is reviving...

By A. Tarantola,   08.18.15
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06.29.15
Teaching a robot to feel, live on the opera stage
06.29.15

Teaching a robot to feel, live on the opera stage

Myon is a shiny white humanoid robot and the star of My Square Lady, an opera that opened this mon...

By J. Conditt,   06.29.15
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05.21.15
Hey ladies, this German billboard wants to sell you a beer
05.21.15

Hey ladies, this German billboard wants to sell you a beer

Here in America, women are far more likely to be featured in a beer commercial than actually targe...

By A. Tarantola,   05.21.15
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05.19.15
KFC's Tray Typer keeps you clicking even with greasy fingers
05.19.15

KFC's Tray Typer keeps you clicking even with greasy fingers

Horror of horrors, you've just downed a plate of Colonel Sander's famous fried chicken only to hav...

By A. Tarantola,   05.19.15
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05.18.15
European powers team up to build homegrown drones
05.18.15

European powers team up to build homegrown drones

Drones are sufficiently commonplace now that if you aren't building your own, you get a serious do...

By D. Cooper,   05.18.15
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05.03.15
Germany investigates claims that it helped the US spy on Europe
05.03.15

Germany investigates claims that it helped the US spy on Europe

Germany is more than a little nervous about US surveillance these days, and it's now anxious enoug...

By J. Fingas,   05.03.15
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04.27.15
Supersonic air keeps train tracks clear when weather sucks
04.27.15

Supersonic air keeps train tracks clear when weather sucks

Unlike forest fires, you personally can't do much to stop trainwrecks. With that in mind, the folk...

By T. Seppala,   04.27.15
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