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12.19.16
Fusion reactor endurance record hints at our energy future
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Fusion reactor endurance record hints at our energy future

The South Korean reactor held an ideal state for longer than any of its rivals.

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12.13.15
Watch Pluto's mesmerizing space weather
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Watch Pluto's mesmerizing space weather

NASA's Solar System weather simulation shows how quiet it was near Pluto when New Horizons showed up.

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09.14.15
World's first all-electric propulsion satellite begins operations
09.14.15

World's first all-electric propulsion satellite begins operations

Boeing has announced that the first satellite using fully-electric propulsion has begun operating....

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07.03.15
Floating plasma display makes fairies a reality
07.03.15

Floating plasma display makes fairies a reality

See that teensy Tinkerbell-shaped light above? That's not CGI -- that's a real floating display, a...

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10.28.14
LG nails the coffin down on plasma TVs
10.28.14

LG nails the coffin down on plasma TVs

It won't be long before you won't need to auction a lung off in order to buy a 4K OLED TV, which m...

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10.23.14
Movie laser guns have nothing on the real thing
10.23.14

Movie laser guns have nothing on the real thing

Ray guns are high on the list of "physics gone wrong" movie tropes. Unlike the real thing, the bla...

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