Video game found in trash going to Smithsonian

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Pooches prepare for top dog show
Eleven-year-old Emma Rogers is only six years older than her great Dane. She also is half the dog's size. But she's set to handle her dog in the ring at this year's Westminster Kennel Club show....
Eleven-year-old Emma Rogers is only six years older than her great Dane. She also is half the dog's size. But she's set to handle her dog in the ring at this year's Westminster Kennel Club show....
Eleven-year-old Emma Rogers is only six years older than her great Dane. She also is half the dog's size. But she's s...
- Posted on January 27, 2015
Movie about civil rights will draw visitors to Selma
History was made 50 years ago. Now, the civil rights marches in Selma, Alabama, are being remembered, just as they are each year. But this year, a new movie is also telling the story. So ...
History was made 50 years ago. Now, the civil rights marches in Selma, Alabama, are being remembered, just as they are each year. But this year, a new movie is also telling the story. So ...
History was made 50 years ago. Now, the civil rights marches in Selma, Alabama, are being remembered, just as...
- Posted on January 27, 2015
What if your playground was made of ice?
Workers are building an ice playground in a city in Alaska. It will include a pirate ship slide made from 65 refrigerator-sized blocks of ice. It will even have mazes. The work began at the ...
Workers are building an ice playground in a city in Alaska. It will include a pirate ship slide made from 65 refrigerator-sized blocks of ice. It will even have mazes. The work began at the ...
Workers are building an ice playground in a city in Alaska. It will include a pirate ship slide made from 65 refriger...
- Posted on January 26, 2015
Bullet train could bring LA and San Francisco closer
California has broken ground for its $68 billion high-speed rail system. The train promises to whisk travelers between Los Angeles and San Francisco in less than three hours. The bullet trai...
California has broken ground for its $68 billion high-speed rail system. The train promises to whisk travelers between Los Angeles and San Francisco in less than three hours. The bullet trai...
California has broken ground for its $68 billion high-speed rail system. The train promises to whisk travelers betwee...
- Posted on January 26, 2015
Why aren’t there more female engineers?
In U.S. universities, just 12 percent of engineering professors are women. Only 11 percent of engineers are female. Yet women receive 20 percent of the engineering degrees awarded yearly. The Wash...
In U.S. universities, just 12 percent of engineering professors are women. Only 11 percent of engineers are female. Yet women receive 20 percent of the engineering degrees awarded yearly. The Wash...
In U.S. universities, just 12 percent of engineering professors are women. Only 11 percent of engineers are female. ...
- Posted on January 23, 2015
Is it a bird? A snowboarder? No, it's a drone.
Some snowboarders might feel like something is following them at the Winter X Games. And they'll be right. ESPN is adding camera-carrying drones to its coverage. The network is using the tec...
Some snowboarders might feel like something is following them at the Winter X Games. And they'll be right. ESPN is adding camera-carrying drones to its coverage. The network is using the tec...
Some snowboarders might feel like something is following them at the Winter X Games. And they'll be right. ESP...
- Posted on January 22, 2015
What? Another country has run out of fries?
Forget the French fries. How about a side of yuca with that Big Mac? Venezuela's more than 100 McDonald's franchises have run out of potatoes. Now they are serving alternatives. Like deep-fr...
Forget the French fries. How about a side of yuca with that Big Mac? Venezuela's more than 100 McDonald's franchises have run out of potatoes. Now they are serving alternatives. Like deep-fr...
Forget the French fries. How about a side of yuca with that Big Mac? Venezuela's more than 100 McDonald's fran...
- Posted on January 21, 2015
Mass. time capsule contains coin older than America
It was a look back into the past. And a history lesson, too. Early residents of Boston valued a robust press as much as their history and currency. That is, if the contents of a time capsu...
It was a look back into the past. And a history lesson, too. Early residents of Boston valued a robust press as much as their history and currency. That is, if the contents of a time capsu...
It was a look back into the past. And a history lesson, too. Early residents of Boston valued a robust press...
- Posted on January 21, 2015
Christmas comes late to International Space Station
It was a welcome arrival. A shipment of much-needed groceries and Christmas presents has reached the International Space Station. The SpaceX company's supply ship is called the Dragon...
It was a welcome arrival. A shipment of much-needed groceries and Christmas presents has reached the International Space Station. The SpaceX company's supply ship is called the Dragon...
It was a welcome arrival. A shipment of much-needed groceries and Christmas presents has reached the Internati...
- Posted on January 20, 2015
Scientists will use football fans to simulate quake
It gets so loud at Seattle Seahawks home games that the ground literally shakes. The jumps, stomps and roars of fans cheering on the NFL team now will be used for an experiment. Scientists will me...
It gets so loud at Seattle Seahawks home games that the ground literally shakes. The jumps, stomps and roars of fans cheering on the NFL team now will be used for an experiment. Scientists will me...
It gets so loud at Seattle Seahawks home games that the ground literally shakes. The jumps, stomps and roars of fans...
- Posted on January 20, 2015
You can see tomorrow's cars today – in Detroit
The North American International Auto Show is going on in Detroit with media and industry previews. It opens to the public Saturday, Jan. 17. Here are some of the new cars and experimental c...
The North American International Auto Show is going on in Detroit with media and industry previews. It opens to the public Saturday, Jan. 17. Here are some of the new cars and experimental c...
The North American International Auto Show is going on in Detroit with media and industry previews. It opens to the p...
- Posted on January 16, 2015
Commuter bus runs on human waste
On November 20, 2014, tourists boarded a bus. It ran from Bristol Airport to Bath in England. This bus was different. One side of the bus pictured people dumping food scraps into food-recycling bin...
On November 20, 2014, tourists boarded a bus. It ran from Bristol Airport to Bath in England. This bus was different. One side of the bus pictured people dumping food scraps into food-recycling bin...
On November 20, 2014, tourists boarded a bus. It ran from Bristol Airport to Bath in England. This bus was different....
- Posted on January 16, 2015
Two men close to completing world's toughest climb
Two men are attempting what has been called the hardest rock climb in the world. It's a free climb of a half-mile section of exposed granite. It's located in California's Yosemite National Park....
Two men are attempting what has been called the hardest rock climb in the world. It's a free climb of a half-mile section of exposed granite. It's located in California's Yosemite National Park....
Two men are attempting what has been called the hardest rock climb in the world. It's a free climb of a half-mile sec...
- Posted on January 15, 2015
Smart watches: They aren’t just for geeks anymore
Smartwatches don't have to look ugly. Designers are collaborating with engineers to produce computerized wristwatches. The designers hope people will want to wear them day and night. Apple i...
Smartwatches don't have to look ugly. Designers are collaborating with engineers to produce computerized wristwatches. The designers hope people will want to wear them day and night. Apple i...
Smartwatches don't have to look ugly. Designers are collaborating with engineers to produce computerized wristwatches...
- Posted on January 15, 2015
Video game found in trash going to Smithsonian
It turned out to be some important trash. One of the "E.T." Atari game cartridges unearthed this year from a heap of garbage has been added to the video game history collection at the Smiths...
It turned out to be some important trash. One of the "E.T." Atari game cartridges unearthed this year from a heap of garbage has been added to the video game history collection at the Smiths...
It turned out to be some important trash. One of the "E.T." Atari game cartridges unearthed this year from a h...
- Posted on January 14, 2015