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08.05.14
Aussie electric vehicle breaks 20-year-old world speed record
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Aussie electric vehicle breaks 20-year-old world speed record

Record-breaking EV or solar vehicles can be awkward, but the new EV speed champ from Australia loo...

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07.30.14
Danish researchers achieve fastest single-laser data transfer speeds ever
07.30.14

Danish researchers achieve fastest single-laser data transfer speeds ever

Looking for wicked fast internet? You may want to move to Denmark: researchers in DTU Photonics' H...

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05.01.13
Extreme closeup! IBM makes 'world's smallest movie' using atoms (video)
05.01.13

Extreme closeup! IBM makes 'world's smallest movie' using atoms (video)

After taking a few shadowy pictures for the scientific world's paparazzi, the atom is now ready fo...

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03.06.13
Bird poop and Big Screens: Attempting a multiplayer world record
03.06.13

Bird poop and Big Screens: Attempting a multiplayer world record

There's no category in the Guinness World Records for the most players in a single-screen multipla...

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12.05.12
Liquid Robotics' Wave Glider breaks Guinness record, does it in the name of science
12.05.12

Liquid Robotics' Wave Glider breaks Guinness record, does it in the name of science

Last fall, four autonomous Wave Gliders set out from San Francisco Bay to begin a two-fold mission...

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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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