Scientists find possible new octopus species near Hawaii

CBS Sci-Tech - Sat, 03/05/2016 - 6:33pm
Government scientists make discovery while using remotely operated vehicle to search ocean floor
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Satellite built by Virginia students to be deployed in space

CBS Sci-Tech - Sat, 03/05/2016 - 2:04pm
CubeSat school project launched on a rocket in December and is now aboard the International Space Station
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​Prosecutor: iPhone could ID unknown San Bernardino attacker

CBS Sci-Tech - Sat, 03/05/2016 - 1:34am
District attorney says unlocking San Bernardino killer's iPhone could settle question of whether third person was involved in deadly attack
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SpaceX finallyl boosts comsat into orbit

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 03/04/2016 - 11:25pm
After four delays because of technical issues and high winds, SpaceX successfully boosts a new communications satellite into orbit
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Peeple, the notorious "Yelp for people" app, arrives

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 03/04/2016 - 9:31pm
Months after the controversial people-rating app sparked outrage, it finally rolls out to the public today
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Sea ice in Arctic Circle melting faster than thought

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 03/04/2016 - 9:28pm
This winter amount of ice missing from the Arctic Circle could cover California three times
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Scott Kelly readapts to gravity after year in space

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 03/04/2016 - 8:18pm
"I never felt completely normal up there," Kelly says of his record-setting stay aboard the space station
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How to see the only total solar eclipse of 2016

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 03/04/2016 - 6:25pm
The rare sight will only be visible in certain parts of the world - or on a live webcast
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Alexa gets company: Amazon adds new virtual assistants

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 03/04/2016 - 3:39pm
Smaller, cheaper options are coming to the growing market for voice-controlled digital assistants
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Boeing's self-cleaning lavatory zaps germs with UV light

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 03/04/2016 - 3:30pm
It could be the cleanest bathroom in the sky, and you'd hardly have to touch a thing
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Hubble Space Telescope finds most distant galaxy yet

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 03/04/2016 - 2:54pm
Galaxy formed relatively soon after the Big Bang, letting astronomers take "a major step back in time"
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Scientists use math to hunt for identity of Banksy

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 03/04/2016 - 2:21pm
Elusive street artist Banksy may have been unmasked - by mathematics
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​Anticipating the next mega-quake

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 03/04/2016 - 2:03pm
Seismologists say the Pacific Northwest is overdue for a devastating earthquake and tsunami that could kill tens of thousands (under the best-case scenario), but only some communities are preparing
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What drives Uber CEO's ingenuity?

CBS Sci-Tech - Fri, 03/04/2016 - 10:14am
Ride-sharing service is valued at close to $60 billion and co-founder Travis Kalanick is focused on the road ahead
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Monkeys with implants control devices with their minds

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 03/03/2016 - 11:03pm
Scientists at Duke University have developed a device that allows monkeys to control robotic wheelchairs by sending signals from their brains
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Report: ​Bird poop caused N.Y. nuclear reactor outage

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 03/03/2016 - 9:51pm
The excrement apparently caused an electric arc between wires on a feeder line; it was not immediately clear what kind of bird it came from
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Apple finds out who its friends are in battle with FBI

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 03/03/2016 - 9:16pm
Tech companies, security experts and others file court briefs in the dispute over access to terrorist's iPhone
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New twist in case of Facebook exec jailed in Brazil

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 03/03/2016 - 8:33pm
Executive was detained in dispute with police over access to WhatsApp data
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Feds propose end to Yellowstone grizzly bear protections

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 03/03/2016 - 8:14pm
Proposal could open the door to future hunts for the bears across parts of three states for the first time since the 1970s
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Device lets monkeys control wheelchair with their minds

CBS Sci-Tech - Thu, 03/03/2016 - 8:03pm
New research is giving monkeys amazing capabilities, and could help humans in the future
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