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You'd think we'd have Star Trek to thank for the gadget above, but not this time. When Weta Workshop brought the computer-generated character of Gollum to life in The Lord of the Rings, the team probably didn't know its...
 
Robots are finding new ways to get around. The four-legged Roller-Walker has a wheel at the end of each leg, allowing it to switch between its two modes of transportation on the fly — rolling and walking. As it...
 
Does the mention of model rockets bring back memories of ringing your neighbors' doorbell to apologize for an unexpected crash landing on their roof? Always a humbling moment, but if you had a Digital Video Rocket, the last laugh...
 
So even though you've got the pool table right where you want it, a fountain dispenser for all of those soda floats and your iPod full of tunes from the '40s, one thing keeps throwing your parlor off —...
Looking for a high-tech way to say I love you? Printer technology has advanced far enough to allow printing on flowers. Here's that again: a new printer will actually put images on live plants. But printing on greenery is going...

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