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Deadly superbug in L.A. sewage could end up in the ocean

Tue, 03/08/2016 - 5:52pm
Scientists with the EPA detected the "nightmare bacteria" CRE in a Southern California treatment plant
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Verizon to pay $1.35M fine over "supercookie" tracking

Tue, 03/08/2016 - 4:38pm
Verizon has come under fire for using "supercookies" to track its customers online without their permission
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Health apps may pose major privacy concerns

Tue, 03/08/2016 - 3:41pm
New research shows many health tracking apps regularly share information with third parties
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How solar eclipses inspired superstition

Tue, 03/08/2016 - 2:28pm
To mark the only total solar eclipse of 2016, a look at some of the legends and superstitions surrounding the phenomenon
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Death Valley's rare carpet of gold

Tue, 03/08/2016 - 1:04pm
A once-in-a-decade "super bloom" of wildflowers in Death Valley National Park
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Scott Kelly adjusting back on Earth after year in space

Tue, 03/08/2016 - 11:53am
Kelly says it was easier to spend nearly a year in space than to get used to gravity again back on Earth
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Scott Kelly reveals how a year in space changed him

Tue, 03/08/2016 - 9:44am
NASA is testing the astronaut to see the effects of his record-breaking trip, but Kelly opens up about its impact beyond the physical
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Prosecutors appeal ruling on accessing data in N.Y. iPhone case

Tue, 03/08/2016 - 1:16am
Justice Department asked a Brooklyn federal court to reverse a decision that said Apple Inc. wasn't required to pry open a locked iPhone
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World's largest aircraft gets ready to take to the skies

Mon, 03/07/2016 - 10:04pm
The massive Airlander 10 can stay aloft for days and is getting ready for its next test flight
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3D printer helps Chihuahua without front legs get around

Mon, 03/07/2016 - 8:31pm
Leo, a Chihuahua from California, may have been born without his front legs; but thanks to a prosthetic, that isn't slowing him down
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Extreme tornado clusters becoming more common

Mon, 03/07/2016 - 7:32pm
New research warns we may see more outbreaks with dozens or even hundreds of twisters
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Nuclear plant is troubled, but hard to do without

Mon, 03/07/2016 - 7:13pm
Could America meet its energy needs without nuclear power? Some scientists and environmentalists are working on it
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Dating app Bumble heads into the friend zone

Mon, 03/07/2016 - 7:13pm
CEO Whitney Wolfe describes how switching on the "Bumble for Friends," or BFF, mode, will allow users to seek out platonic bonds
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Apple users could be targets of ransomware

Mon, 03/07/2016 - 5:23pm
Ransomware isn't just a threat to Windows users - now hackers have figured out how to target Macs, too
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Apple exec: Don't "turn back the clock" on iPhone security

Mon, 03/07/2016 - 4:10pm
An op-ed by Apple's top software engineer takes on the FBI in dispute over terrorist's iPhone
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Tinder's new feature lets you play matchmaker

Mon, 03/07/2016 - 2:53pm
The dating app is testing a way to share profiles with friends
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International homewares show reveals latest trends

Mon, 03/07/2016 - 2:22pm
If it's something you want for your home -- or didn't know you needed -- chances are, it will appear here first at the International Home + Housewares Show in Chicago
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Ray Tomlinson, inventor of modern email, dies age 74

Sun, 03/06/2016 - 9:06pm
Programmer added the "@" symbol to connect username with destination addresses; famously didn't check email often
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Only a matter of time: The disaster awaiting Pacific Northwest

Sun, 03/06/2016 - 2:48pm
Five years ago a 9.0 mag earthquake and tsunami devastated eastern Japan in 2011
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El Nino rains cause rare explosion of color in Death Valley

Sat, 03/05/2016 - 10:35pm
It's one of the hottest, driest, most unforgiving places on earth, but El Nino has made Death Valley come alive
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