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Man tries to eat and drink on a roller coaster

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 10:04am
Nick Dietz compiles some of the latest and greatest viral videos, including the reason why dining is not allowed on roller coasters and a rescued baby manatee drinking milk from a bottle.
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Philae comet lander finally phones home again

Sun, 06/14/2015 - 9:52pm
After more than six months of radio silence, the first spacecraft to land on a comet finally appears to have gotten enough sunlight. Carter Evans reports.
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The future of robots and artificial intelligence

Sun, 06/14/2015 - 1:38pm
David Pogue of Yahoo Tech explores advances in robotics and AI (or artificial intelligence) at the recent DARPA Robotics Challenge; and talks with director Alex Garland, whose new film, "Ex Machina," features a sentient robot.
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Scientist claims forced resignation over sexist comments

Sun, 06/14/2015 - 12:34pm
Nobel Prize-winner Tim Hunt's troubles started when he said their was "trouble with girls" who worked in laboratories
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Comet lander phones home

Sun, 06/14/2015 - 12:23pm
The ESA's audacious space probe, presumed lost on edge of solar system since November, appears to have finally gotten enough sunlight
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​What advances in robotics and AI bode for us

Sat, 06/13/2015 - 7:10pm
Experts say we will adapt to thinking machines as the technology improves - but will they turn on us?
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Time Lapse: Desert Wildflowers

Sat, 06/13/2015 - 3:04am
Incredible time-lapse film takes a look at beautiful wildflowers found on a journey through Joshua Tree National Park in southeastern California. Video courtesy of Casey Kiernan Photography. See more work on Vimeo. And, check out his time-lapse and astrophotography workshops.
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The threat of state-sponsored cyberattacks

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 9:56pm
The "most daunting" threat to America's cyber security comes from sophisticated state-sponsored attacks, says Michael DeCesare, the CEO of network security company ForeScout Technologies. He spoke with CBS News about the scope of the problem and what the U.S. can do to stop it.
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​Officials: Hack exposed U.S. military, intel data

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 8:47pm
Hackers gained access to background information from intelligence and military personnel used for security clearances, officials say
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Combatting the threat of state-sponsored hacking

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 8:42pm
A hack that compromised data on 14 million federal workers raises fears about state-sponsored cyberattacks
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Mobile app helps save cardiac arrest victims

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 7:45pm
A study shows bystanders are quick to provide CPR when they get mobile alerts
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California orders steep water cuts for farmers

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 7:44pm
California now sparing fewer and fewer users in the push to cut back on water using during the state's four-year drought
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"Distrastingly sexy" scientists tweet against sexism

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 7:15pm
Responding to a Nobel laureate's offensive comments about women in the lab, #DistractinglySexy tweets mix outrage with humor
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Oculus Rift headset for video games on the way

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 5:59pm
The long awaited Oculus Rift virtual reality headset is coming - and in a surprising twist, it's coming to Xbox
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Man tries to eat and drink on a roller coaster

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 5:33pm
Nick Dietz compiles some of the latest and greatest viral videos
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A mile-long floating trap to rid the seas of plastic

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 3:47pm
A 20-year-old inventor hopes to use the motion of the ocean to end the plastics pollution problem
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​The unexpected pleasure of watching robots fall down

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 3:13pm
Who knew a robotic blooper reel could be this much fun to watch? Outtakes from the DARPA Challenge
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Airport debuts weather "portal"

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 3:00pm
Airport in Stockholm opens a "climate portal' to allow travelers to sample weather around the globe. CNET senior editor Jeff Bakalar joins CBSN with details.
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Oculus debuts gaming headset

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 2:56pm
Three years after debuting the prototype, Oculus is making its gaming headset available for sale. CNET senior editor Jeff Bakalar joins CBSN to discuss.
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Frustration over slow place of U.N. climate talks

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 2:13pm
Some negotiators and observers called the two-week meeting in Germany a squandered opportunity
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