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Ivanpah Solar Power Facility (Photos)

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Check out 25 photos of the Ivanpah Solar Power Facility, the largest solar power plant in the world.

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Google Tests Project Loon Internet Balloons in California

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Earlier this year, Google took to the air in New Zealand to test its Project Loon balloons, blanketing remote rural areas with Internet access. The testing continues this month as Google's Project Loon expands to California.

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Google Glasses To Be Manufactured In The US

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The Google Glasses will be produced in a Foxconn factory in Santa Clara, California. Its price tag will remain pretty high because of the “Made in USA” tag.

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Human Brain Hacked, Banking PIN Codes Extracted with BCIs

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In some ways, you could think of the human brain as a complex computer. And like any complex computer, with the right resources, it can be hacked.

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So-Called Robot Lifeguards Hit Zuma Beach In Malibu

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When it comes to saving lives out on the open waters, Los Angeles County Lifeguards are adopting a new first response measure, the use of a robot lifeguard.

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All-Electric Toyota RAV4 EV Hits Road at $50,000

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Say goodbye to the gas pump for good. Toyota officially debuted the its RAV4 full electric vehicle at the 26th annual Electric Vehicle Symposium in Los Angeles. This is no longer a concept; this is the production model and it is available through dealers starting at $49,800, not including delivery fees.

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Talking And Touching Siri While Driving Could Get You In Trouble

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Bad news is coming your way if you're in California, perhaps its behind you right now with lights flashing. If you've nabbed the latest iPhone 4S and love talking to Siri, even while driving, you might find yourself in big trouble with the law. Apparently, using Siri when driving in the state isn’t exactly legal because it isn’t completely hands free.

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Official: EV Cup Heading to the US November

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The roar of super-charged engines and the strong smell of exhaust fumes may be what comes to mind when most people think of car racing, but the EV Cup will feature quiet, clean vehicles, with the screech of tires replacing the whine of engines. The EV Cup claims to be the world’s first racing series that exclusively features zero-emission electric vehicles.

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