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The 20 best tech toys for kids will make you wish you were 10 again

Looking for the perfect toy or gadget for your child? Thankfully, we've rounded up some of our personal favorite tech toys, including microscopes, computer kits, and a spherical droid from a galaxy far, far away.
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We’re going to the Red Planet! All the past, present, and future missions to Mars

SpaceX isn't the only organization pining to visit the Red Planet. Here's a detailed list of all operational and planned missions to Mars, along with explanations of their objectives, spacecraft details, and mission proposals.
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Automate all the little stuff in your life with these awesome IFTTT recipes

Curious about what kind of awesome things you can do with If This Then That? IFTTT recipes allow you to set up a variety of automated routines to make life easier. Check our list of the best and you'll be automating your life in no time!
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From solar stoves to skewers, 12 grill gadgets that’ll crown you king of summer

Now that grilling season is almost upon us, we took some time to round up the best BBQ tech gadgets to help you conquer your next cookout. From helping you keep your gear clean to just really awesome ways to light stuff on fire, we've got…
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Forget plastic — Glowforge 3D laser printer builds with wood, fabric, leather

Seattle-based Glowforge unveiled its innovative 3D laser printer which utilizes subtractive manufacturing instead of using additives, meaning it has the ability to carve and etch almost any material.
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Celebrate 4/20 with the dopest weed gadgets in the observable universe

The 20th of April is upon us, and you know what that means. Get down to canna-business and come check out our list of weed-related tech to celebrate before Snoop Dogg smokes it all himself.
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A personal skyscraper, tech magnate’s mansion, and more of the biggest houses ever

The only thing bigger than these 60,000+-square-foot homes are their huge price tags. There's a reason many of the owners are billionaires instead of millionaires. Check out the digs of some of the richest people in the world.
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Brewed and infused: The best electric tea kettles of 2018

While a traditional stovetop kettle may be adequate for most tea drinkers, electric kettles offer a few modern conveniences. Here are our six of our current favorites, whether you're in need of a simple machine or one that takes the type of…
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The biggest, tallest, longest, and most impressive bridges in the world

Bridges are both iconic and incredibly convenient -- no matter which way you're headed. Check out our rundown of some of the biggest bridges, from the Millau Viaduct to the Akashi Kaikyo Bridge.
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Five high-tech meat thermometers to ensure properly cooked meals

Nobody likes a steak that's too rare or well-done, and undercooked chicken is a hospital visit waiting to happen. Here are a few meat thermometers that will make sure your meal is perfectly cooked every time.
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Want better beer, fancy cocktails, and ‘aged’ wine? Try these drinking gadgets

What are you drinking at your holiday party? If you're hosting, you might want to have beer, wine, cocktails, and coffee on hand, so we rounded up some drinking gadgets that can help with all types of beverages.
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When waters rise, these flood-proof houses rise right with them

With rising oceans and stronger storms, flooding is only going to increase in the coming years. Could these flood-proof houses be the short-term solution to nature's catastrophic fury?
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10 hilarious Amazon reviews inspired by wolf urine, uranium, and yes, bike locks

Online reviews are good when you need to evaluate a product and get honest feedback from buyers, but they can also be good for a laugh. Here are our picks for the funniest Amazon reviews.
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Can’t stop fidgeting? Here are the 7 best fidget toys to get your fix with

The fidget craze is seemingly here to stay. Lucky for you, we've taken the time to round up seven of the best fidget toys on the planet, whether you're into 12-sided objects or something more classic.
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The 5 biggest crowdfunding failures of all time

Some crowdfunding projects have turned out to be too good to be true, frustrating backers and leaving them with empty wallets. Here are a few of the worst offenders to date, from Skarp Technologies to Magnus Fun.
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DJI Spark vs Yuneec Breeze: Which portable drone should you buy?

So, you want to try your hand at droning. Now that there are several options on the market for less than $500, we've decided to pit the Yuneec Breeze and DJI Spark against one another to see which is superior.

Squeeze more out of your workouts with the best compression gear

The right compression gear increases circulation and aids recovery. Here, we've rounded up our favorite offerings, from ventilated shirts to padded shorts that are ideal for a variety of contact sports.

The 5 most epic real-life battles between man and machine

It was only a matter of time before computers caught up with our intellectual capacity. Here are some of our favorite moments in which mankind went up against an artificial counterpart.