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NASA to study Earth and sun's explosive interplay

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 4:20pm
A $1.1 billion mission focused on magnetic field activity that disrupts power grids and drives aurora lights is set for launch
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7-foot-long prehistoric lobster surprises scientists

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 4:00pm
Among the "shocking" findings: The 480-million-year-old sea monster had twice as many legs as researchers expected
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Wind could power one-third of the country by 2050

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 3:03pm
U.S. Department of Energy predicts wind power could grow sevenfold by mid-century, saving billions of tons of carbon emisisons
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Would Apple buy Tesla?

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 2:56pm
After investors raised the question earlier this week, there is plenty of speculation but few solid clues
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Google's first brick-and-mortar retail store opens in London

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 1:56pm
Google's first retail store has opened in London. CNET's Bridget Carey joins CBSN with more on what it's selling.
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Slack app aims to replace email in the office

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 1:55pm
A new chat app called Slack is a messaging app for the office. As CNET's Bridget Carey reports for CBSN, it aims to replace email altogether.
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Two pet goldfish get surgeries totaling $750

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 12:58pm
The complex operations required an exotic consultant surgeon, a veterinarian and a nurse to monitor their heart rates
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New efforts to bring high-speed rail to America

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 11:38am
High-speed rail has had a difficult time catching on in the U.S. The White House unveiled its vision for new train corridors in 2009, but so far, there has been little progress. Top speed on Amtrak Acela trains only reaches about 150 miles per hour, but now there are high speed rail projects underway in the country that will go 50 miles per hour faster. The people pushing the projects forward believe the idea of high-speed rail in the U.S. has finally turned the corner. Jeff Pegues reports.
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Shareholders want Apple to team up with Tesla

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 11:26am
Just days after the company debuted the Apple Watch, some investors now want to steer the tech giant toward the auto industry. Two investors at the annual meeting this week made it clear they want Apple to buy electric carmaker Tesla. Apple CEO Tim Cook sidestepped the question. CNET senior editor Dan Ackerman joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the speculation.
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Drama as space station crew returns to Earth

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 4:16am
Communications lost between Soyuz capsule and flight controllers for long stretch during descent to Kazakhstan
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Amazon's Echo tries to put Siri in your home

Thu, 03/12/2015 - 3:30am
As a countertop version of the digital assistant Apple builds into its phones, Echo is a cool idea -- but does it work?
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​Chameleons' color-changing secret revealed

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 8:26pm
Scientists have figured out how chameleons achieve their dramatic technicolor effects
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Here's how you can rent an Apple Watch for $50

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 7:24pm
Not ready to commit? This San Francisco company will send you one of the wearables to try before you buy
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Milky Way may be 50 percent bigger than we thought

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 5:18pm
Scientists say that stars once thought to be surrounding the galaxy may actually be part of it
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Watch NASA's most powerful rocket booster ever built

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 4:50pm
NASA is testing its most powerful rocket booster ever built. CBSN's Meg Oliver and Elaine Quijano show us the impressive video.
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Massive leatherback turtle to be released after rescue

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 4:31pm
Weighing in at nearly 500 pounds, Yawkey was found washed up on a South Carolina beach Saturday
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500-pound Leatherback sea turtle rescued

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 4:28pm
A nearly 500 pound leatherback sea turtle was admitted for treatment at the South Carolina Aquarium Sea Turtle Hospital after washing ashore
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Mega rocket booster put through fiery test

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 4:13pm
The largest, most powerful rocket booster ever built was fired up Wednesday in preparation for future NASA missions to Mars
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​Can Uber's 1-million-jobs-for-women plan fix its image?

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 3:31pm
The ride-hailing app is working with the U.N. on gender equality amid sexual assault allegations
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Microsoft joins Google, Apple in fixing "FREAK" flaw

Wed, 03/11/2015 - 2:54pm
The decade-old weakness made it easier for hackers to break the encryption that is supposed to protect sensitive information
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