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11.29.14
DNA smeared on a rocket survives re-entry and tells of life's origins
11.29.14

DNA smeared on a rocket survives re-entry and tells of life's origins

Well, would you look at that: scientists have discovered that DNA can make it through the hellish...

By T. Seppala,   11.29.14
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08.09.13
The Perseid meteor shower returns, peaks Sunday and Monday nights
08.09.13

The Perseid meteor shower returns, peaks Sunday and Monday nights

Hey nerds, get some fresh air this weekend: there's gonna be hunks of burning rock falling from th...

By T. O'Brien,   08.09.13
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03.18.13
Not So Massively: SimCity is not an MMO
03.18.13

Not So Massively: SimCity is not an MMO

Doubts were cast on SimCity's always-online requirement this week when a player managed to hack t...

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02.15.13
Burning Legion begins Russian invasion
02.15.13

Burning Legion begins Russian invasion

Alright, you got us -- this event has nothing to do with World of Warcraft. However, the twee...

By Alex Ziebart,   02.15.13
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02.15.13
Meteorite shower crashes into Russia (video)
02.15.13

Meteorite shower crashes into Russia (video)

A meteorite shower has crash landed across Russia's Ural region, injuring over 250 900 people and...

By D. Cooper,   02.15.13
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11.15.12
Ireland completes spectrum auction after analog shutoff, LTE rollout pegged for mid-2013
11.15.12

Ireland completes spectrum auction after analog shutoff, LTE rollout pegged for mid-2013

The dust has settled after Ireland's recent spectrum auction, and wouldn't you know it, Vodafone,...

By Z. Lutz,   11.15.12
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10.01.12
Not So Massively: Diablo III's Monster Power system and LoL's World Championships
10.01.12

Not So Massively: Diablo III's Monster Power system and LoL's World Championships

This week Riot Games revealed details of the League of Legends $2,000,000 World Championship that...

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11.02.11
NASA developing tractor beams, no plans for Death Star... yet (video)
11.02.11

NASA developing tractor beams, no plans for Death Star... yet (video)

Fully functional LightSabre aside, a tractor beam has to be high on most geek wish-lists; lucky f...

By J. Trew,   11.02.11
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08.17.11
Space radar captures echoes of Perseid meteor shower (video)
08.17.11

Space radar captures echoes of Perseid meteor shower (video)

We all know lasers make a "pew pew" sound, but shouldn't there be a sound effect button for high-...

By L. Leavitt,   08.17.11
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