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Plague began infecting humans earlier than thought

Fri, 10/23/2015 - 1:29pm
DNA of lethal bacteria has been found in human remains dating back thousands of yaers
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Free housing, other efforts try to attract women to tech

Fri, 10/23/2015 - 1:06pm
Tech schools and startups lure women with perks: "There's no silver bullet. You have to do lots of little things all the time"
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Parachuting beavers soar in historic found footage video

Fri, 10/23/2015 - 1:03pm
Idaho fish and game managers in the 1940s did "beaver drops" from airplanes to transplant populations
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Detroit zoo saves money by breeding its own crickets

Fri, 10/23/2015 - 12:44pm
The bugs cost more than all the other food sources at the zoo, including meat, fish and produce
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Porch package thefts soar as online orders increase

Fri, 10/23/2015 - 11:06am
Police in Los Angeles say they've broken up a crime ring of so-called "porch pirates"
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YouTube Red will cost more to buy on Apple devices

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 9:16pm
The $10-a-month service will cost $13 if you get it through the iOS app
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Prehistoric turtle had a snout like a pig

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 7:17pm
"It's one of the weirdest turtles that ever lived," said the author of a new study on the fossil find
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Scientists discover new "Alien" wasp in Washington state

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 6:31pm
Discovery is also good news because the wasp kills a type of stink bug that harms fruit orchards
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Airbnb yanks ads, apologizes for "poor judgment"

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 6:21pm
Apartment-sharing company slammed over cheeky advertising campaign that offered suggestions on how to spend tax dollars
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​Largest space map ever shows Milky Way in 46B pixels

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 6:02pm
It would take 22,000 HD TVs to see the whole thing at once
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Government investigators slam EPA in Colorado mine spill

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 5:35pm
EPA workers released three million gallons of contaminated wastewater into the Animas River while inspecting a gold mine in August
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Mysterious new emoji keeps an eye out for bullies

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 4:05pm
Apple, Facebook, Snapchat and other companies are supporting a new emoji-driven campaign against online bullying
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DARPA is making jazz-playing robots

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 1:26pm
Project MUSICA will use improvisational jazz as a way to test a computer's ability to collaborate with humans
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Biologists fly drone to track health of endangered orcas

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 1:23pm
Biologists used a drone to take thousands of images of endangered Puget Sound orcas
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New giant tortoise species found in Galapagos Islands

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 1:12pm
It is the eleventh living species of tortoise on the archipelago
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Why YouTube is launching Red subscription service

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 12:04pm
CBS News contributor and editor Nicholas Thompson joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the new service
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Drivers using hands-free tech still unfocused, study finds

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 10:52am
The study found using a voice-controlled system that syncs to a smartphone can be as mentally taxing as balancing your checkbook
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Hands-free technology in cars hardly danger-free, study finds

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 9:18am
AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety says even hands-free systems that work with voice commands leave drivers with a technology hangover
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Study: Los Angeles has 99% chance of major earthquake

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 5:08am
Analysis from NASA predicts there's a 99.99% chance that a magnitude 5 or greater earthquake will hit the Los Angeles area
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