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Look at me! 17 selfies of the week

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 06:41:46 EDT
What a shot! 35 sports photos

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 07:14:13 EDT
Jack-o'-Lantern sun

It wasn't a trick. But for space geeks, it sure was a treat.

Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09:08:57 EDT
Mars travel possible with hibernation

Six astronauts lie motionless in a row of compartments with medical monitoring cables connected to their bodies, as their space ship cuts through the silent blackness that separates Earth from Mars.

Tue, 07 Oct 2014 12:44:32 EDT
Space elevator with diamond cables?

Want to ride an elevator into space? While the idea has been around for more than 100 years, a breakthrough in nanotechnology could mean we will be riding into space on a cable made of diamonds.

Fri, 10 Oct 2014 08:44:31 EDT
12 best meat cities in America

With the possible exception of smartphone technology, nothing's seen more practical advances this millennium than food.

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:20:46 EDT
Mystery space plane back on Earth

Whatever it was doing up in space, we may never know, but the U.S. Air Force's unmanned X-37B space plane returned to Earth this week, with still no details from the military on the nearly two-year mission.

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:24:38 EDT
San Fran stations ban Lorde's 'Royals'

With the World Series on the line, radio stations in San Francisco aren't taking any chances.

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 07:03:08 EDT
Megaquake could hit West Coast

It's been 25 years since a massive earthquake rattled San Francisco. Is the West Coast ready for the next big one?

Tue, 14 Oct 2014 00:05:02 EDT
Clowns scaring residents

A rash of "creepy clown" sightings in California has left some residents unnerved, and it all appears to have started with the "Wasco Clown."

Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09:38:12 EDT
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