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Android hack could endanger millions of phones

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 12:13am
Security researchers have uncovered a vulnerability that could allow Android phones to be hacked with a malicious text message
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Are massive wildfires the new normal?

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 9:53pm
"We suspect that things aren't normal anymore," one expert says, as raging wildfires spark debate over the role of climate change
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​Ancient volcano tattooed the Earth with giant rings

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 9:14pm
Concentric circles of rocky hills and valleys in South Africa tell the story of a billion-year-old collapsed volcano
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​Soon you can buy an Apple Watch at Best Buy

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 9:12pm
The retailer says its website and 100 stores will have the new smartwatch on August 7, and 200 more stores by year-end
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​Hawking, Musk fear artificial intelligence "arms race"

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 8:59pm
The outspoken skeptical supporters of artificial intelligence fear it could create "the Kalashnikovs of tomorrow"
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Eagle crash lands into nest

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 8:43pm
Nick Dietz compiles some of the latest and greatest viral videos
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Android phones could be hacked with a text message

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 6:00pm
Security firm says hackers could steal personal data off millions of Android phones with a sneaky text message
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4 in 10 adults have never heard of climate change

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 5:46pm
New global study finds that 2 billion people are clueless about global warming; and many who get it aren't concerned
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​What will the next iPhone look like?

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 3:55pm
Rumors are already swirling about next year's model
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Endangered butterfly making comeback in three states

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 3:11pm
The Karner blue butterfly was one of the first species put on the endangered species list in 1973
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​Game on: China lifts ban on video game consoles

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 2:43pm
The announcement eases a sales ban imposed in 2000 over concerns that Chinese children would waste time playing video games
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Will Berkeley cellphone ordinance harm consumers?

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 2:21pm
Measure requiring retailers to post advisory about potential radiation risks would detract from serious warnings, New York Times' John Tierney says
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What it would be like to live on Earth's "cousin"

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 12:59pm
"If we were there, we'd get stronger; it would be like a workout every day," one NASA official says about life on Kepler-452b
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Competitive eater downs 12 pints of ice cream

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 10:03am
Nick Dietz compiles some of the latest and greatest viral videos
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The challenges of finding love in China

Sun, 07/26/2015 - 2:37pm
A country of 1.3 billion people means a lot of possibilities, and a lot of competition
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San Francisco installs walls that fight pee

Sun, 07/26/2015 - 1:12pm
Successful German experiment leads California officials to deploy high-tech, liquid-resistant paint that repels waste right back on the offender
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Rare whale breed washes ashore in Massachusetts

Sun, 07/26/2015 - 12:17pm
A 17-foot toothed whale's carcass was found in Plymouth; officials say that kind of whale is normally several hundred miles out to sea
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Hacking recall: 1.4 million cars in danger of possible takeovers

Sat, 07/25/2015 - 10:47am
There has been a huge recall by Fiat-Chrysler after computer hackers proved they could take control of a moving vehicle, leaving drivers helpless
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Time Lapse: Edge of Stability

Sat, 07/25/2015 - 3:03am
Stunning time-lapse film delivers a beautiful and rarely seen perspective of storms, stars, landscapes and more from across North America
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Wearables that can change your life, not just track it

Fri, 07/24/2015 - 8:44pm
New bracelets and headsets claim they can improve mood, focus and wellbeing
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