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Climate change threatens U.S. landmarks, report says

Tue, 05/20/2014 - 3:35pm
Some of the nation's most famous historic sites may be at risk
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Facebook adds "Ask" button for inquisitive friends

Tue, 05/20/2014 - 2:14pm
"Ask" button begins appearing on Facebook, giving users a new way to prod their friends about private details
Categories: Business & Technology

What do mobile phones do to teenage brains?

Tue, 05/20/2014 - 2:05pm
Biggest study of its kind will research the impact of cell phone technology on developing brains, memory and attention
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Climate change impacting California wine country

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 10:37pm
Warm winter brings earliest grape growing season in memory, but vineyards worry what it means for the future
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Genetic match? Why people tend to marry those with similar DNA

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 9:39pm
New research finds people pick spouses with similar genetic profiles
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Climate change brings short-term boost to winegrowers, but long-term fears

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 7:37pm
Wine lovers might soon be able to enjoy a more tasty pour thanks to Mother Nature. Unusually warm temperatures could result in more flavorful wine being produced in California's Napa Valley. Unfortunately, the spike in temperatures could also have a detrimental impact on the wine industry long term. CBS News' Bigad Shaban reports.
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AMC to premiere new series on Tumblr

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 6:55pm
Network says it is premiering its new series about the early days of personal computing on the social media site Tumblr
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Virtual reality for chickens?

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 6:00pm
Tongue-in-cheek proposal seeks to improve the lives of farm animals through virtual reality technology
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Google doodle celebrates 40 years of Rubik's Cube

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 5:43pm
Today's Google doodle is a treat for puzzle lovers everywhere
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SpaceX Dragon returns home loaded with scientific experiments

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 3:32pm
SpaceX Dragon spacecraft returns home safely after a month in orbit, carrying tons of equipment and data from 150 experiments
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FBI: BlackShades malware hijacked half a million computers

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 3:21pm
Nearly 100 arrests worldwide; cybercriminals allegedly gained control of computer files and webcams and held data for ransom
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YouTube considers billion-dollar deal for Twitch game site, report says

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 2:20pm
YouTube is reportedly in talks to buy Twitch, a popular live-streaming site for video gamers
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Three tech entrepreneurs give advice for graduates

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 8:03am
Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, MakerBot CEO Bre Pettis and Huge CEO Aaron Shapiro share what they look for in potential new employees and offer up what they feel recent graduates can do to get a leg up as they try and find a job.
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Coffee fungus may raise the price of your latte

Sun, 05/18/2014 - 1:33pm
U.S. government stepping in to fight "coffee rust," which is attacking plants across Latin America, and has caused $1 billion in damage so far
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Scientists discover largest dinosaur ever to have walked the earth

Sat, 05/17/2014 - 10:32pm
New species of titanosaur would have gone head-to-head with seven-story building
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Injured sea turtle gets new fins modeled after U.S. fighter jet

Sat, 05/17/2014 - 8:06pm
He can't return to wild but might mate with blind female turtle that shares his tank
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Rocket carrying GPS satellite lifts off into space

Sat, 05/17/2014 - 12:35am
Launch is part of plan to replace older spacecraft and improve system's capabilities
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Are emergency call centers ready for 911 texts?

Fri, 05/16/2014 - 9:57pm
If you have an emergency and own a cell phone, you may have a new way of getting help in a hurry. Major mobile carriers now offer a text-to-911 feature, but many emergency call centers aren't ready to incorporate the technology. CNET.com's Sumi Das reports.
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Legendary Kenyan elephant found dead

Fri, 05/16/2014 - 8:02pm
Six-ton elephant, long hunted by poachers and profiled by CBS News in 2012, found dead with truncated tusks hacked off
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Can earthquakes be predicted?

Fri, 05/16/2014 - 6:53pm
Seismologist Thorne Lay of the University of California, Santa Cruz explains research suggesting that certain observations can be made which could help in predicting earthquakes.
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