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Western Digital ships 7mm WD Blue, world's thinnest 1TB hard drive

Move over, Seagate -- there's a new sheriff in slimtown. Not content to introduce the first 5mm thick 500GB HDD, Western Digital just announced that it's shipping the world's thinnest 1TB hard drive, the 7mm WD Blue. It features StableTrack which secures the motor shaft at both ends to reduce …

Scientists Have Solved The Mystery Of The White Tiger's Coat

The strikingly beautiful, milky coats of white tigers are caused by a single change in a known pigment gene, a new study finds.<p>Since their discovery in the Indian jungle centuries ago, white tigers, a variant of Bengal tigers (Panthera tigris tigris), have had a certain mystique. Captive white …

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Master swordsmith creates Cloud's Buster sword from Final Fantasy 7

Man at Arms' Master swordsmith, Tony Swatton, recreated Cloud's Buster sword from <i>Final Final Fantasy 7</i>.<p>The video above demonstrates Swatton in action as he discusses the hefty blade's creation process. According to the video's description, he uses high-speed belt grinders, scorching furnaces and …

The Astronomical Cost of Building the U.S.S. ENTERPRISE

Super excited to be seeing Star Trek Into Darkness tonight. I hope to see this at the screening. #startrek http://t.co/4vrUgV1DSt

Eerie Pics Show Tunisia's Abandoned 'Star Wars' Sets

Little known fact: Tatooine isn't actually located in a galaxy far, far away. It's right here on Earth — Tunisia, to be precise.<p>The North African …

Jimi Hendrix and Miles Davis almost formed a supergroup with Paul McCartney

Eat your heart out Asia, this would have been the supergroup to beat. Jimi Hendrix and Miles Davis had it in mind to start jamming together and, …

Max Brooks Publicly Disses 'World War Z' Movie

Comments<p>Rachel Bulau May 10, 2013 - 8:02am<p>I saw the teaser trailers a while ago and was immediately disappointed. It was painfully obvious that …

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Ticket Pic of Derrick Rose Rubs Salt in Chicago Bulls Fans' Wounds

Link to Media<p>As if slogging through an entire regular season without Derrick Rose weren't enough, Chicago Bulls fans had to stomach a very tangible reminder that the former MVP won't be offering up any help against the Miami Heat in Game 3, either.<p>That's right, the tickets for Chicago's home opener …

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Flight To Mars

<b>15th ANNUAL “FLIGHT TO MARS” BENEFIT</b><p><b>FEATURING PEARL JAM'S MIKE McCREADY</b><p><b>MAY 12th & 13th AT THE SHOWBOX</b><p><b>Seattle’s Thunderpussy to Open Both Shows</b><p><b>TICKETS</b> …

How hackers allegedly stole “unlimited” amounts of cash from banks in just hours

Feds accuse eight men of participating in heists that netted $45 million.<p>Federal authorities have accused eight men of participating in 21st-Century …

Kathleen Kennedy Says 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Draws Major Inspiration From 'Star Wars' Origins – /Film

The news that <b>Star Wars: Episode VII</b> will shoot in the UK isn’t a big deal, as the series has always had a production home in Britain. But in …

Star Wars