Bringing rocket science to design

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 05/22/2015 - 8:35am
Jessica Banks was an astrophysicist at NASA; then she started RockPaperRobot and innovated the design of furniture and homes by incorporating advanced physics.
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See Venus and the moon shine bright tonight

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 8:57pm
As darkness falls, the two brightest objects of the night will be calling attention to themselves in the western sky
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Magnificent microscopic creatures of the seas

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 8:01pm
An epic scientific trip around the globe highlighted the oceans' unseen heroes; here are some of the biggest stars
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Global ocean census uncovers trove of unknown life

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 7:40pm
Three-year expedition collected 35,000 specimens, providing an unprecedented view of the world's microscopic marine life
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Top 10 coolest new species

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 7:12pm
The stars of the latest crop of newly discovered species include a "chicken from hell" and an adorable, artistic pufferfish
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Calif. oil cleanup begins as environmental questions linger

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 6:51pm
Workers are attempting to clean a nine-mile oil slick on the California coast as a state emergency is declared, but officials are still determining any damage
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RockPaperRobot brings physics to your home

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 6:09pm
When you think of astrophysics, you probably don't think of furniture, but one designer is trying to change that
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Listen up! Spotify adding video content

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 5:04pm
Streaming service hopes to be a one-stop-shop for entertainment expanding into video content and music tailored to your activities
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Scientists get closest look at mystery spots on Ceres

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 4:40pm
New images from NASA's Dawn mission are helping unravel the source of several strange bright lights on the dwarf planet
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Will smartwatches lure drivers to more distractions?

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 4:26pm
Lawsuit seeks $1 billion annual safety campaign to prevent watches from interrupting drivers
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One World Trade Center time-lapse elevators reveal sunset, evening city views

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 4:22pm
Traveling 102 floors in under 60 seconds, the nighttime journey up the skyscraper reflects the light outside. The floor-to-ceiling monitors recreate the construction of New York City from the 16th century to the present.
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Fitness tracker attempts to measure muscle quality

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 3:52pm
Skulpt Aim claims to track muscle strength and definition as well as fat percentage for different parts of your body
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Glimpse of Bronze Age girl's daily life from hair, clothes

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 2:51pm
New analyses of famous find, 3,400-year-old "Egtved girl," show she was well traveled and likely a priestess of the sun
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​Large Hadron Collider breaks proton-smashing record

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 2:49pm
CERN scientists set off particle collisions at full power for the first time late Wednesday
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Spotify adding video to streaming service

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 1:40pm
Music-streaming service Spotify is branching out into video. CNET's Bridget Carey joins CBSN with more on the potential impact.
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Dog struggles to find puppies trapped inside a laptop

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 1:04pm
Nick Dietz compiles some of the latest and greatest viral videos, including a dog confused by the concept of video and the icons of popular Internet culture in a Delta flight safety demonstration.
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Failed launches cast shadow over Russian space program

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 12:56pm
Two consecutive launch failures have dealt the country a heavy blow, with national pride and billions of dollars at stake
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Hotels make high-tech part of high-class

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 11:59am
From virtual reality thrills to delivery by drones, new tech is redefining the world of hospitality
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Spotify CEO on video, competition and artist backlash

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 11:54am
The world's largest music streaming service is moving into new territory. Spotify announced Wednesday that it will be adding video and podcasts through media partnerships. Founder and CEO Daniel Ek joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss where he plans to take his company.
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Bringing high tech ideas to hotels

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 05/21/2015 - 11:44am
Starwood Hotels is looking to stay ahead of its competitors by pushing ahead into the new age. New services for guests include tapping into virtual reality consoles, keyless entry, smart mirrors and a "robot butler." CBS News travel editor Peter Greenberg got a behind-the-scenes look at a lab that's designing rooms of the future.
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