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Highway being built in Paris is meant for bicyclists and bicyclists only

There's a new highway in the works in Paris, but it's not for cars. Rather, the 28-mile stretch of open road is meant exclusively for cyclists, but it's being opened a very little bit at a time.
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This smart garden can give you organic produce year-round

For those of us concrete jungle dwellers looking to bring a little bit of the real jungle into our lives, technology has an answer for you. Meet the Nectar by Hummingbird, a system that wants to help you garden regardless of where you are.
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Here come the suns: Strange planet discovered with three suns

The unique star system means planet HD 131399Ab is sometimes shrouded in perpetual daylight, experiences seasons that can last a lifetime, and is occasionally graced by triple sunsets.
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Inexpensive follow drone Up&Go will take flight thanks to crowdfunding

Follow drones take the pilot out of the equation and allow for some amazing selfies -- if you have deep pockets. But a fully-funded Indiegogo campaign could change that with a $349 drone that still looks pretty well endowed.
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Stem cell fillings could regrow teeth, not just patch them

The expensive and unpleasant root canal may be a thing of the past thanks to the award-winning work of a team of scientists from the University of Nottingham and Harvard University, who have developed a method of regrowing damaged teeth.
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A Brooklyn-based startup wants to grow your next leather jacket in a lab

While cultured meats emerge as a viable food source and potential solution to battling climate change, a Brooklyn-based startup has raised $53.5 million to commercialize lab-grown leather.
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The Netatmo smart security camera recognizes who’s in your house and when

Security cameras are great, but they're not that smart yet. Netatmo wants to change that, and has come up with a smart security camera with facial recognition, so it's able to tell who's home, and when they're home.
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Odyssey Toys’ Pocket Drone more than lives up to its name

Digital Trends spoke to Odyssey Toys' VP on the floor at GetGeeked at CE Week 2016 to learn about the Pocket Drone, an iPhone-sized camera drone that lives up to its name.
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Save water, energy, and money with the Swon connected shower tracker

If you live in California or simply want to save water and money, the Swon connected shower head can track how much water you use during a shower. The device simply attaches to your shower head, and only costs $30.
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Spector makes discovering fonts and colors in print easy

It may be getting much easier for designers to capture fonts and colors from print thanks to a new device called Spector, which can automatically identify and change fonts in InDesign to match a printed document.
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What is Oculus’ latest plan for winning the VR war? Haptics

Oculus is set to demo a new technology that will let users feel “imaginary objects” in the virtual world without the need for special gloves. If successful, it could be a massive boon for the Rift headset.
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Scientists successfully use DNA to store an OK Go music video, much more

Researchers from the University of Washington and Microsoft collaborated on a project that could revolutionize data storage. The team has developed a way of storing data on DNA, reducing the storage size needed to save our files and images.