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The world's smallest computer

Mon, 04/06/2015 - 1:02pm
In the 1960s mainframe computers took up whole rooms, but now one computer can fit on the edge of a nickel. The faculty and students at the University of Michigan created the Michigan Micro Mote and have some big plans for it too.
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This is the world's smallest computer

Mon, 04/06/2015 - 12:54pm
The University of Michigan's Micro Mote is a fully autonomous computer - and it is smaller than a grain of rice
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Sensational Butterflies

Mon, 04/06/2015 - 11:49am
London's tropical butterfly enclosure at The Natural History Museum brings you face-to-face with the exotic creatures
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Dark matter sought in restart of Large Hadron Collider

Sun, 04/05/2015 - 10:32am
Giant atom smasher in Europe fires up after two-year shutdown, with scientists promising more violent particle crashes this time
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Missing iPhone sparks New York-to-China friendship

Sat, 04/04/2015 - 9:38pm
An unlikely international "bromance" blossoms thanks to a lost phone, selfies and social media
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Unusually short total lunar eclipse dazzles skywatchers

Sat, 04/04/2015 - 8:43pm
Moment when moon was completely obscured by Earth's shadow didn't last long but made for quite a show
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Cosmic gazing: Eclipses in 2015

Sat, 04/04/2015 - 11:51am
The spectacular wonder of the shortest lunar eclipse of the century and a total solar eclipse with a ring of fire
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Cutting-edge luxury cars unveiled at the 2015 New York Auto Show

Sat, 04/04/2015 - 12:59am
Lincoln and Cadillac are hoping to put drivers back in the lap of luxury with their newest, cutting-edge luxury offerings
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Big cars are back: The rebirth of American luxury

Fri, 04/03/2015 - 10:44pm
Lincoln and Cadillac are hoping to put drivers back in the lap of luxury with their newest offerings on display at the 2015 New York International Auto Show. CNET editor-at-large Tim Stevens takes a look at a return to form for big American cars.
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The best time to catch the lunar eclipse Saturday

Fri, 04/03/2015 - 8:09pm
The shortest full eclipse of the century will also be an exceptionally long partial eclipse, which is good news for skywatchers
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Violent video games don't affect kids' behavior -- but this might

Fri, 04/03/2015 - 7:26pm
New study suggests it's not the type of game but another factor that could make some children more aggressive
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Can virtual reality convince teen drivers to ditch distractions?

Fri, 04/03/2015 - 5:37pm
Toyota's distracted driving simulator, on display this week at the New York International Auto Show, uses Oculus Rift glasses to show users just how hard it can be to drive safely while you're distracted.
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Human ancestor Lucy wasn't alone: Meet "Little Foot"

Fri, 04/03/2015 - 4:57pm
A mysterious ancient relative of humans apparently roamed the Earth at about the same time as the famous Lucy
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Using virtual reality to fight distracted driving

Fri, 04/03/2015 - 4:21pm
Toyota has a new tool for teaching what can otherwise be a deadly lesson
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Try-before-you-buy electronics

Fri, 04/03/2015 - 4:12pm
New electronic gadgets are always coming out, but some shoppers are hesitant to buy something they may not like later. Now a new company is letting consumers take these gadgets for a test spin before they buy. Jill Wagner reports.
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Weirdest science news of the week

Fri, 04/03/2015 - 3:56pm
The coolest, wackiest stories of the week, from a medieval potion that kills superbugs to a volcano that blocked out the sun
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NJ math whiz predicts final MLB standings for 2015

Fri, 04/03/2015 - 3:36pm
See how your team will look at the end of baseball season before it even begins
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Startup lets you try tech before you buy

Fri, 04/03/2015 - 3:23pm
Lumoid gives customers a week to try out high-tech gadgets before they commit to a pricey purchase
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Hubble spots ghosts of quasars past

Fri, 04/03/2015 - 2:13pm
The space telescope caught the haunting remnants of a collision between two distant galaxies
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Apple iPad sales flatten out

Fri, 04/03/2015 - 1:56pm
Five years after the tablet took the tech world by storm, sales of the Apple iPad have plateaued. CNET's Jeff Bakalar talks to CBSN about the iPad's successes and future challenges.
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