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The world's looming water catastrophe

Mon, 03/23/2015 - 5:15pm
U.N. report: Countries across the globe could suffer a 40 percent water deficit in only 15 years
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Cleaning up space with giant fishing nets

Mon, 03/23/2015 - 4:19pm
The European Space Agency may turn to lowly fishing nets to rid the galaxy of dead satellites and other dangerous debris
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Music execs: How much free streaming is too much?

Mon, 03/23/2015 - 3:53pm
Some record labels are reportedly putting pressure on Spotify to limit what it will give away for free
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Next-generation gadgets reshape home life

Mon, 03/23/2015 - 3:53pm
From maintaining the temperature in the living room to locking your doors remotely, how you run your house is changing
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Taylor Swift bought her own porn domain names

Mon, 03/23/2015 - 3:17pm
The singer reportedly purchased and before anyone else could do the same
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8-limbed robot to help Japan's Fukushima cleanup

Mon, 03/23/2015 - 3:07pm
"The Octopus" can be used to traverse the rubble and handle residual nuclear waste
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Record labels trying to get Spotify to limit free music

Mon, 03/23/2015 - 1:45pm
Record companies are asking Spotify to limit free music. CNET's Dan Ackerman joins CBSN with more on whether harsher limits will attract or repel customers.
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Czechs import wild horses to save biodiversity

Mon, 03/23/2015 - 12:29pm
The British herd will feast on invasive grasses that took over a former military zone after the Soviet withdrawal
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Obama to announce $240 million in pledges for STEM education

Mon, 03/23/2015 - 12:23pm
The private sector efforts are meant to help underrepresented groups pursue education in science, technology, engineering and math
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Devices give remote control of homes

Mon, 03/23/2015 - 11:44am
The spring edition of CNET Magazine takes an in-depth look at “smart homes,” from the living room to the garden.’s editor-in-chief Lindsey Turrentine joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the next-generation of home gadgets.
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Girl Scout troop is among White House Science Fair participants

Mon, 03/23/2015 - 12:42am
Meet some of the country's youthful scientists and innovators, who are working on curing cancer, finding new energy sources, solving the world's problems. And they're under 20 years old.
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New alternatives to computer passwords

Sun, 03/22/2015 - 1:12pm
Forget about forgetting passwords - Yahoo has introduced a system for sending single-use passwords on demand to mobile phone users, while Microsoft is proposing "biometric authentication,” in which your computer must recognize your face, iris or fingerprint to grant you access. Charles Osgood reports.
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​Passage: A new era for passwords

Sat, 03/21/2015 - 5:35pm
Yahoo and Microsoft announces plans that may relieve computer users of password anxiety
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One man's inspirational fight against pollution

Sat, 03/21/2015 - 11:12am
A recent study in "Science" estimates that as much as 14 million tons of plastic trash wound up in the world's oceans in 2010 and that amount could double in a decade. But, one California man is on a mission to clean up wetlands that are filled with plastic waste before the debris floats into the Pacific Ocean. Omar Villafranca reports.
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Time Lapse: Paris of the Plains

Sat, 03/21/2015 - 3:04am
Visually stunning time-lapse film displays the striking beauty of Kansas City, Missouri. Video courtesy of Tim Lair. See more of Tim's work and follow him on Vimeo. Music track, "The Faint Dotted Line," courtesy of Zane Callister.
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Watch live: Pa. Bald Eagle's nest as hatching time nears

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 8:27pm
Pennsylvania Game Commission and HDOnTap team up for a crystal-clear view of Bald Eagle's nest as the big day nears
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​One-fifth of world's worst coal plants are in U.S.

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 8:19pm
A University of Oxford report reveals dirty truths about coal power at home and abroad
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Hummingbird, thought extinct, rediscovered in Colombia

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 8:07pm
It had been nearly 70 since anyone last saw a blue-bearded helmetcrest; then conservationists stumbled upon three
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Tesla leads the charge in Web-connected cars

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 7:32pm
As the market for connected cars skyrockets, other automakers will have to catch up to the electric car maker
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Mystery dust cloud, glowing aurora spotted on Mars

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 3:37pm
Stunning and curious, the phenomena could help scientists better understand the Martian atmosphere
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