Historic Comet landing

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 11/12/2014 - 2:45pm
Rosetta space probe to land on moving comet after decade-long chase
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Historic spacecraft landing on a fast-moving comet

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 11/12/2014 - 1:58pm
There's a lot of excitement in the cosmos today. The European Space Agency is attempting to do something never done before -- land a spacecraft on a fast-moving comet. This whole journey started about a decade ago. CBS Correspondent Charlie D'Agata walks us through how scientists are doing it, and CBS News Space Consultant Bill Harwood weighs in on how likely they'll be successful.
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Apple going to court over disappearing iMessages

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 11/12/2014 - 1:55pm
A district judge lets a lawsuit go forward over iMessages that disappear when switching from an iPhone to an Android device
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Unmanned spacecraft set for historic, hazardous landing on comet

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 11/12/2014 - 11:26am
For the first time, a spacecraft is set to land on a moving comet. The mission has taken 10 years of preparation, and it could have major impact on space science. Charlie D'Agata reports from mission control in Darmstadt, Germany.
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1st-ever attempt to land on a moving comet

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 11/12/2014 - 8:56am
European Space Agency's Rosetta probe successfully launches small lander bound for surface of icy comet, but they're going to "need some luck"
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First-ever landing on comet by spacecraft under way

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 11/12/2014 - 8:13am
Lander released by European Space Agency's Rosetta spacecraft is heading to comet 311 million miles from Earth
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​No more snow days: Students study from home during bad weather

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 11/12/2014 - 2:12am
"I'll be honest. There has been some grumbling," Minnesota principal says of plan to replace snow days with virtual classes
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Top 5 Reasons Creationism Is An Assault On Science: By Bill Nye

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 11/12/2014 - 12:18am
Bill Nye takes on creationism in his new book, "Undeniable: Evolution and the Science of Creation." He stopped by CBS to make his case in an op-ed.
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U.S., China announce climate change agreement

CBS Sci-Tech - Wed, 11/12/2014 - 12:05am
The 2 countries, which together create more than a third of all greenhouse gases, pledge to cut emissions and pursue cleaner energy
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​Remains of Ice Age infants uncovered in Alaska

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 10:27pm
Archaeologists say the more than 11,000-year-old babies are the youngest human remains from that era found in northern North America
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Netherlands testing bike paths that double as solar panels

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 8:36pm
The experimental roadways near Amsterdam will bring in 50-70 kilowatt hours of energy each year
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Rosetta probe poised to release comet lander

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 7:26pm
The European Space Agency's Rosetta probe is set to release a small lander for an unprecedented attempt to touch down on a comet
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Could playing video games make you smarter?

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 7:09pm
A new study finds that spending hours playing action-packed games like "Call of Duty" may actually improve your learning skills
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Apple devices at risk from fake apps

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 6:37pm
A vulnerability in Apple software could allow fake apps to replace genuine ones and steal your data
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Five things you should know about net neutrality

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 5:23pm
It's becoming one of the most important public policy debates in years -- find out how it could affect you
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Elon Musk plans to launch Internet satellites

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 5:09pm
The CEO of SpaceX has a new project in mind: launching hundreds of small satellites to deliver low cost, "unfettered" Internet service
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Bronze bell found in long-lost Arctic shipwreck

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 3:25pm
Eerily well-preserved underwater find confirms the fate of a lost expedition
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Site exposes security gap in thousands of webcams

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 2:41pm
A controversial website is broadcasting live feeds of thousands of webcams whose owners didn't reset their camera's pre-programmed password
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Listening in on webcam conversations

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 2:06pm
If you're using a webcam to chat with your friends and family, make sure you have a strong password. Anyone can be listening in -- a controversial website is revealing how easy it is for someone to get access to your account. CNET Tech Reporter Bridget Carey has more.
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Apple devices at risk

CBS Sci-Tech - Tue, 11/11/2014 - 1:58pm
There's now an app that can actually help hackers steal your information. Cyber thieves have uncovered a vulnerability in Apple's software, that would allow fake apps to replace genuine ones. It's called a "masque attack." CNET Tech Reporter Bridget Carey joins CBSN to explain how to protect yourself.
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