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It pops open at the wave of a hand.
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Not that we're jealous or anything
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With advances in laboratory-based reproduction, sex will be optional for humans
The new compound is about 18 percent more magnetic than former magnet king iron cobalt
What you gonna do when the sea lions come for you?
U.S. spies hope to glean intelligence nuggets from blog posts and Twitter
The Lightcraft's laser propulsion engine undergoes hypersonic shock tunnel tests in Brazil
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A new start-up's counterintuitive plan to end poverty by getting poor people to buy stuff
A launch vehicle capable of three flights daily.