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Female-named hurricanes cause more deaths

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 5:21pm
Hurricane Victor or Hurricane Victoria: Which one sounds more threatening?
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Wearable tech for pets? Devices are not just for humans

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 5:14pm
Data from wearables could help humans take care of their beloved pets
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Watch: Solar plane makes maiden flight

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 5:03pm
Solar Impulse 2, a Swiss-made solar-powered aircraft, made a successful inaugural flight as its makers prepare for what they hope will be the first round-the-world solar flight. The team said the aircraft spent two hours and 17 minutes in the air above western Switzerland. They plan several other flights over the coming months.
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Running robot inspired by a velociraptor

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 4:13pm
Robots' designs are often inspired by nature; this one mimics a prehistoric predator and is faster than the world's fastest sprinter
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European bank hackers stole $100 million, U.S. says

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 3:39pm
Russian computer hacker accused of leading a worldwide conspiracy that targeted hundreds of thousands of computers with malware
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Fabien Cousteau aims to top famed grandfather

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 3:39pm
Fabien Cousteau, grandson of famed ocean explorer Jacques Cousteau, has embarked on a 31-day underwater expedition in the Florida Keys, where he will live 60 feet below the ocean's surface. "Mission 31" builds on the legacy of Conshelf II, the 30-day underwater living experiment in the Red Sea that Jacques Cousteau filmed in 1963 for his Oscar-winning documentary "World Without Sun.
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NASA Observatory captures spectacular solar flare

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 3:25pm
NASA released a remarkable video from its Solar Dynamics Observatory of a flare erupting from the sun. The "graceful" eruption took place on April 2, 2014.
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Hawaii to be test site for new NASA Mars vehicle

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 1:55pm
The Hawaiian island of Kauai will be a stand-in for Mars as NASA prepares to test launch a saucer-shaped space vehicle
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Solar Impulse 2 takes maiden flight

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 1:45pm
The next-generation solar-powered plane took its maiden flight on Monday
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Fabian Cousteau begins 31-day undersea stay

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 12:40pm
In 1963, famed oceanographer Jacques Cousteau set a record by spending 30 days underwater. Now his grandson hopes to top it.
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Quantum teleportation achieved for first time

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 12:20pm
Could Einstein have gotten it wrong? That's the potential outcome of a quantum mechanics study as scientists race to disprove his views on entanglement
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2014 Atlantic hurricane season begins: 6 things to know

Sun, 06/01/2014 - 11:42am
June 1 marks the official first day of the Atlantic hurricane season; a look at predictions, preparations and reminders
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​Please, stop with the "app for that"

Sat, 05/31/2014 - 1:36pm
Conor Knighton would like an app that would zap a favorite cliche of news reporters
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"Mr. HiddenCash" calls scavenger hunt "social experiment for good"

Sat, 05/31/2014 - 8:51am
Anonymous donor tells CBS News he'll keep dropping dollars in L.A. through the weekend - and might take the hunt to NYC
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Finding unique uses for 3D printers

Sat, 05/31/2014 - 1:17am
As 3D printers become ubiquitous, CBS News’ Jericka Duncan reports on how some people are using the gadget that might just be the next big thing.
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What's next for 3D printing? Food

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 6:40pm
A company in Germany has started producing 3D-printed food for nursing homes' more elderly patients
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Many Americans skeptical of global warming's immediate impact

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 6:14pm
As the Obama administration announces new carbon pollution limits, many Americans don't feel a great sense of urgency about global warming
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Intel introduces 3D-printed robot

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 3:46pm
Intel unveils a two-foot-tall humanoid robot that can be customized with 3D-printed parts, representing a next step for robotics
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Species going extinct at fastest rate in ages

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 3:44pm
Animals and plant species are dying out 1,000 times faster than they did before humans came along, scientists say
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Google takes requests to censor search results in Europe

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 12:28pm
After Europe's highest court ruled citizens have a "right to be forgotten" from search engine results, Google has started to take requests
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