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11.29.13
Comet Ison may have survived its kiss with the sun (update: it didn't)
11.29.13

Comet Ison may have survived its kiss with the sun (update: it didn't)

We humans can form curious attachments to non-living things, so when Comet Ison veered recklessly...

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05.22.13
Daily iPad App: Sun by Discover Kids is a star-studded look at our Sun
05.22.13

Daily iPad App: Sun by Discover Kids is a star-studded look at our Sun

The sun is one of the most important stars in our galaxy. It gives us light, enables the growth of...

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03.12.13
Jukebox Heroes: Soul of the Ultimate Nation's soundtrack
03.12.13

Jukebox Heroes: Soul of the Ultimate Nation's soundtrack

Yes, you're seeing the header graphic correctly; Howard Shore is the powerhouse behind Soul of th...

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11.27.12
Jukebox Heroes: City of Heroes' soundtrack
11.27.12

Jukebox Heroes: City of Heroes' soundtrack

Really, how could it be anything else this week? By the first of December, a major MMO influence...

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09.08.12
Alt-week 9.8.12: Moon farming, self powered health monitors and bringing a 50,000 year-old girl to life
09.08.12

Alt-week 9.8.12: Moon farming, self powered health monitors and bringing a 50,000 year-old girl to life

Alt-week peels back the covers on some of the more curious sci-tech stories from the last seven day...

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08.11.12
Researchers make unsuitable parts work as solar cells, could lead to cheaper panels
08.11.12

Researchers make unsuitable parts work as solar cells, could lead to cheaper panels

Harnessing the power of the sun is a tricky business, but even the past few weeks have seen some i...

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07.23.12
Visualized: Telescope aboard suborbital NASA rocket takes clearest ever images of sun (video)
07.23.12

Visualized: Telescope aboard suborbital NASA rocket takes clearest ever images of sun (video)

NASA has shown just what it can do with the short window of science allowed by its "sounding" or s...

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04.04.12
Researchers create incredibly thin solar cells flexible enough to wrap around a human hair
04.04.12

Researchers create incredibly thin solar cells flexible enough to wrap around a human hair

You've probably heard that the sun is strong enough to power our planet many times over, but withou...

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02.15.12
Webzen giving away fully geared high-level characters
02.15.12

Webzen giving away fully geared high-level characters

Have you ever played an MMORPG and thought, wow, this would be fantastic if I could ditch the pes...

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