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11.24.12
Vestas Sailrocket 2 breaks at least one sailing speed record, says motors are for slowpokes (video)
11.24.12

Vestas Sailrocket 2 breaks at least one sailing speed record, says motors are for slowpokes (video)

Most of the boats achieving technical wonders these days have motors at their heart, even if they'...

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10.15.12
Felix Baumgarter breaks YouTube record as 8 million viewers watch his space jump (video)
10.15.12

Felix Baumgarter breaks YouTube record as 8 million viewers watch his space jump (video)

Felix Baumgartner might not have broken Joe Kittinger's world record for the longest time spent in...

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09.06.12
Boston Dynamics' Cheetah robot will hunt you down faster than any person (video)
09.06.12

Boston Dynamics' Cheetah robot will hunt you down faster than any person (video)

Let's face it, we're doomed as a species, because one day, Boston Dynamics is gonna unleash its ar...

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08.19.12
Finland sets new mobile phone record... by throwing one
08.19.12

Finland sets new mobile phone record... by throwing one

Admittedly, Finland's seen better days in the mobile industry, but that hasn't stopped the townspe...

By R. Lai,   08.19.12
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08.12.12
NAA verifies new US record for human-powered helicopter flight (video)
08.12.12

NAA verifies new US record for human-powered helicopter flight (video)

A team at the University of Maryland has been taking human powered flight to new heights. Or, rath...

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07.01.12
Production R8 e-tron sets lap record at Nürburgring, Audi gains more EV bragging rights
07.01.12

Production R8 e-tron sets lap record at Nürburgring, Audi gains more EV bragging rights

Suffice it to say, Audi's been garnering loads of press these past weeks for its e-tron vehicles....

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06.20.12
Mischo Erban breaks skateboard speed record, captures the run with camera-equipped Recon
06.20.12

Mischo Erban breaks skateboard speed record, captures the run with camera-equipped Recon

We know Quebec well for its maple syrup, poutine and fresh mountain air, but the French Canadian p...

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04.20.12
Hardest working man on the internet passes one million Wikipedia edits
04.20.12

Hardest working man on the internet passes one million Wikipedia edits

Justin Knapp is probably the hardest working man on the internet after becoming the first person t...

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03.15.12
Swimming robots break wave-powered distance record, don't even stop for high-fives
03.15.12

Swimming robots break wave-powered distance record, don't even stop for high-fives

Remember those autonomous sea-faring robots we saw back in November? Well, it looks like their self...

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