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World Cup 2014: U.S. rallies behind team on Twitter

Thu, 06/26/2014 - 2:05pm
Athletes, actors and regular fans cheer on social media as team plays Germany with trip to round of 16 on the line
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Google trains its firepower on Apple

Thu, 06/26/2014 - 1:26pm
Search giant takes on its biggest rival by expanding of its Android software beyond tablets and smartphones into TVs, cars and watches
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Facebook still top social network among teens

Thu, 06/26/2014 - 12:03pm
Instagram and Snapchat may be trendy, but Facebook is still most popular among teenagers, survey finds
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Desperate for a parking spot? There's an app for that

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 9:22pm
San Francisco drivers are paying to know when a space is free -- and the city isn't happy
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Five-year rescue plan to save the world's oceans

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 9:17pm
"Degraded, underproductive and exploited" oceans are in desperate need of international rescue plan, commission says
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1 in 10 U.S. beaches fails bacteria test

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 8:13pm
Storm-water runoff, including sewage, can threaten swimmers' health
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Google unveils new smartwatch

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 7:03pm
David Singleton, Google’s director of Android engineering, showed off the company’s smartwatch technology at its annual developers conference in San Francisco. The operating system called Android Wear allows smart watch and Android smartphones to sync automatically.
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Ancient poop yields clues to Neanderthal diet

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 5:31pm
50,000-year-old fecal sample reveals surprising clues to the Neanderthal diet
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Twitter tests a new way to comment and retweet

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 2:15pm
New Twitter feature would let users add a 140-character comment on top of a retweet
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Monarch butterflies may have magnetic compass

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 12:16pm
Monarch butterflies are thought to navigate by the sun, but the insects do just fine on cloudy days
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Google I/O: Android TV, wearables, and more

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 11:38am
Google is expected to unveil a wide array of new smart devices and updates as it kicks off its annual developers conference
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Study on GMO corn and tumors reignites controversy

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 8:44pm
Study retracted last year is republished in another journal, adding to confusion and controversy over safety of genetically modified crops
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Police learn surveillance tricks from hackers

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 4:49pm
Security groups say high-tech police investigations borrow tricks of the trade from malicious hackers, and may be crossing the line
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Facelock could replace passwords with photos

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 3:42pm
Tired of forgetting passwords and PINs? In the future, you may sign in by tapping a familiar face
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UNESCO adds new World Heritage Sites

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 1:35pm
Six new sites added to World Heritage List
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Curiosity rover marks one Martian year

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 11:56am
A full Martian year -- 687 Earth days -- has passed since NASA's Curiosity rover first landed on the Red Planet
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Explore the oceans with amazing underwater survey

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 11:03am
Google Street View and the "Caitlin Seaview Survey" have released stunning images from deep beneath the ocean surface, exploring UNESCO World Heritage Marine Sites.
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Warmest May on record worldwide

Mon, 06/23/2014 - 7:27pm
U.S. temperatures were only slightly above average, but worldwide this was the hottest May ever recorded
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Emperor penguins may move to adapt to climate change

Mon, 06/23/2014 - 4:39pm
The iconic species featured in "March of the Penguins" may be more adaptable than researchers thought
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Popular "Yo" app hacked by college students

Mon, 06/23/2014 - 2:46pm
The app that is as simple as saying "Yo" was apparently also simple to hack, as three college students discovered
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