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These 5 People SURVIVED Incredible Air Crashes And Falls

As authorities investigate Malaysia Airlines Flight 17's tragic shoot-down 33,000 miles above war-torn Ukraine, we're painfully reminded that such air disasters are far from impossible, while the odds of surviving such a scenario are quite the opposite.

Fighter Pilots Are Getting New Helmets Fit For Iron Man

5:10 PM 07/18/2014

Defense contractor BAE Systems just unveiled the flight helmet of the future, which combines tracking, night-vision, augmented and virtual-reality technologies to give fighter pilots "superhuman" vision.

MIT’s New Robotic Hand Gives You Two Extra Fingers [VIDEO]

3:55 PM 07/18/2014

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology's new "7 Finger Robot" turns all of your two-handed every day tasks, like opening a bottle or stirring a cup of coffee, into one.

Chinese Hackers Successfully Take Over A Tesla

1:18 PM 07/18/2014

Chinese security company Qihoo 360 Security Technology announced the first successful hack of a Tesla Model S by Chinese hackers Thursday.

Jon Stewart And Stephen Colbert Duel For The Star Wars Nerd Crown [VIDEO]

12:14 PM 07/18/2014

Comedy Central show hosts Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert resorted to lightsabers, Jedi powers and trivia Thursday to decide which of the two is "the biggest Star Wars fan in the world."

Fans Can Finally Hook Up With Conan On Tinder [VIDEO]

11:24 AM 07/18/2014

Late-night talk show host Conan O'Brien with the help of actor Dave Franco joined the social hookup network Tinder Thursday night, where the two embarked on a search for love that included a 74-year-old woman, a creepy stalker van and duct tape.

Pentagon Official: Russians Likely Responsible For Shooting Down Malaysia Plane

4:33 PM 07/17/2014

Pro-separatist Ukrainian rebels likely did not have the lone technical capability to shoot down the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 passenger jet that went down in a conflict zone close to the Russian border Thursday, according to a ranking Pentagon official.

Malaysia Airlines Plane Reportedly Shot Down In Ukraine Near Russian Border

11:51 AM 07/17/2014

A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 carrying 295 people was reportedly shot down Thursday in a war-torn region of Ukraine near the Russian border.

Get The First Look At Marvel’s New Baddie In ‘Avengers 2: Age Of Ultron’

6:00 PM 07/16/2014

Marvel has released the first official images from "Avengers 2: Age of Ultron" in an exclusive Comic-Con issue of Entertainment Weekly, which gives fans their first view of the legendary villain from the most-anticipated superhero sequel of all time.

Senate Passes Cellphone Unlocking Bill, Lets Users Keep Phones, Switch Carriers

5:19 PM 07/16/2014

The U.S. Senate has unanimously passed a bill legalizing cell phone unlocking, which will allow consumers to switch carriers and keep the same phones when their contracts expire.

Hold On To Something. Aston Martin Just Unveiled A 201-MPH V-12 Monster [VIDEO]

3:45 PM 07/16/2014

James Bond's car of choice just got an upgrade worthy of a spy-style getaway.

New ‘Gotham’ Trailer Sheds Light On The Dark Knight’s Darker City

2:19 PM 07/16/2014

The premiere of "Gotham" is only two months away, and the latest trailer for the series exploring a pre-Batman Gotham City with a young detective Jim Gordon as its only hope hints at dark beginnings worthy of the dark knight.

S-E-X SELLS: Tesla’s New Model Fills Out The Company Lineup

1:25 PM 07/16/2014

Tesla's first official announcement about its newest and most affordable model yet completes the company's sexy lineup -- literally.

Time Warner Turns Down $80 Billion Takeover Bid From Fox’s Rupert Murdoch

12:01 PM 07/16/2014

News hit Wall Street Wednesday of 21st Century Fox media magnate Rupert Murdoch's failed $80 billion bid to buy Time Warner Inc., and gurus are declaring open season on the world's largest media conglomerate, and third-largest broadcasting and cable company.

Could Former Obama Press Secretary Jay Carney Be Apple’s New PR Head?

6:15 PM 07/15/2014

Former White House press secretary Jay Carney could be in the running to become Apple's new public relations chief.

Hyundai Exec Claims US Tax Dollars Fund Tesla Superchargers

5:22 PM 07/15/2014

Korean auto maker Hyundai's U.S. head of product planning has accused leading American electric car manufacturer Tesla Motors of using taxpayer money in the construction of its network of high-speed Supercharger stations.

Pentagon Approves Limited Flight For F-35 Ahead Of Potential Air Show Debut

4:03 PM 07/15/2014

Pentagon officials have given Lockheed Martin's F-35 a green light for limited flight during the week of the advanced multi-purpose fighter's scheduled international debut at the Farnborough Air Show in the U.K. this week.

NYPD Installing Rooftop Sensors To Track And Pinpoint Gunfire

2:19 PM 07/15/2014

In an effort to combat a rise in violent shootings, the New York City Police Department is launching a two-year project to install microphones on city rooftops, which will allow police to precisely pinpoint the location of gunshots within seconds.

David Letterman Asks The Top Ten Questions About Google’s New Robots [VIDEO]

1:23 PM 07/15/2014

Monday night's "Late Show With David Letterman" revealed the "Top Ten Frequently Asked Questions About The Robotic Mule" -- the latest Google robot to make headlines, serious and otherwise.