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The history, math and science behind leap years

Mon, 02/29/2016 - 1:09pm
Every four years, we have to squeeze an extra leap day into February
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Meet America's oldest-living leap year baby

Mon, 02/29/2016 - 10:06am
"CBS This Morning" digs into what leap years are all about -- and starts with one special woman celebrating her "25th" birthday
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Scott Kelly wraps up record-setting space mission

Mon, 02/29/2016 - 4:35am
Kelly and cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko head home Tuesday after nearly a year aboard the International Space Station
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Third time not the charm for SpaceX with launch abort

Mon, 02/29/2016 - 12:07am
It was the company's third attempt in a row to launch a powerful SES communications satellite
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​The man behind IMDb

Sat, 02/27/2016 - 5:57pm
250 million movie buffs visit the Internet Movie Database every month, thanks to a passionate film geek in rural England
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Documentary shows information revolution of big data

Sat, 02/27/2016 - 12:18pm
A new PBS documentary called “The Human Face of Big Data” deals with how massive amounts of information about us and our worlds are being collected and analyzed
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Apple: Here's how long it would take us to hack the iPhone

Fri, 02/26/2016 - 6:18pm
In a court motion, Apple revealed what its engineers would be up against if FBI wins the case
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Apple loses appeal in patent dispute with Samsung

Fri, 02/26/2016 - 4:36pm
South Korean smartphone maker scores a victory in long-running patent battle with iPhone manufacturer
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Astronaut Scott Kelly: "I could go another year"

Fri, 02/26/2016 - 3:59pm
As his year in space draws to a close, NASA's endurance champ looks forward to the next milestone
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Report warns wild bees may be heading for extinction

Fri, 02/26/2016 - 2:53pm
U.N. science report has worrisome news about bees and other pollinators essential to global food supplies
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Mark Zuckerberg wants everyone to be a video star

Fri, 02/26/2016 - 2:30pm
Facebook CEO opens up during an hour-long Q&A, as the company rolls out Live Video to millions more users
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Tech CEO on why he's changed his mind on Apple-FBI feud

Fri, 02/26/2016 - 1:59pm
PayPal co-founder Max Levchin says court order against Apple to unlock San Bernardino terrorist's phone is "unprecedented"
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Affirm CEO Max Levchin on Apple's unprecedented fight with gov't

Fri, 02/26/2016 - 12:35pm
Levchin also co-funded Paypal and was the chairman of Yelp
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Apple asks judge to reverse iPhone unlock order

Fri, 02/26/2016 - 11:32am
The tech giant says the government is seeking "dangerous power"
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​Apple: FBI seeks "dangerous power" in fight over iPhone

Fri, 02/26/2016 - 11:31am
Company asks federal magistrate to reverse her order forcing it to create software to help Justice Dept. hack into terror suspect's locked smartphone
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SpaceX launch aborted due to last-minute fueling snag

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 11:36pm
A second attempt to launch a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying a powerful communications satellite was called off at the last minute
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A difficult equation: How to engage students in math

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 11:24pm
A Los Angeles teacher may have come up with the solution to a math problem that has stumped the best minds for centuries: How do you get school kids to succeed at calculus?
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New study examines hearts of NBA players

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 11:10pm
Heart problems account for three-quarters of sports-related deaths in young athletes
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Airbus testing bus-like seating in airplanes

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 11:03pm
Commercial jet maker Airbus is experimenting with a bench seating concept, which could make it possible for airlines to charge passengers based on their size
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Are lithium-ion batteries too dangerous?

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 11:01pm
With the recent rash of hoverboard fires and e-cigarette explosions, the lithium-ion batteries that run them are under heightened scrutiny
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