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Visit the ISS in virtual reality with an Oculus Rift

Most of us will (sadly) never be able to visit the ISS in person and will have to make do with photos and videos of the orbiting lab. If you have an Oculus Rift, though, you have a far more immersive choice: a true-to-life simulation you can visit in…

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New NASA budget focuses almost exclusively on space

Congress has finally passed a bill authorizing NASA's new budget that gives the agency annual funding of$19.5 billion. The paperwork remains mostly unchanged from when it was passed in the Senate last December, with only minor alterations being made….

New NASA budget focuses almost exclusively on space

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WikiLeaks offers to work with tech firms to fix CIA exploits

Founder Julian Assange says that WikiLeaks will offer tech companies access to CIA's leaked hacking techniques and code. During a news conference held at The Embassy of Ecuador in London on Thursday, he said that it would allow firms time to “develop…

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Designers dream of electric dresses at Paris Fashion Week

In the middle of Paris Fashion Week, Ghost in the Shell “Prototype” (hosted by Paramount Pictures and Tumblr) aimed to show off cutting-edge fashion that makes use of technology. Weirdly, the event actually didn't have much to do with the movie at al…

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Bead screen depicts atomic life in glorious low resolution

In an era where virtually flawless 8K screens are a reality, it's easy to forget that low-resolution displays have their own appeal — a flickering tube TV can exhibit more character than most modern sets. And a team of artists and scientists (at Fr…

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