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ULA unveils new rocket to replace Russian boosters

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 9:38pm
United Launch Alliance's Vulcans will replace Delta and Atlas boosters and have reusable engines, rivaling SpaceX rockets
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Apple Watch preorders exceed expectations

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 9:27pm
Analysts believe Apple Watch sales are off to a good start at prices ranging from $349 to $17,000
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Auctioned notebook contains secrets of WWII codebreaker

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 9:16pm
Immortalized in the film "The Imitation Game," Alan Turing never lived to how he would change the world; but his achievements are finally being recognized
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The Earth is ringing, you just can't hear it

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 8:32pm
A new study explains how ocean waves act as the source of the planet's mysterious low-level hum
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Rare turtle, thought extinct, reintroduced into wild

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 4:20pm
Conservationists have brought the Myanmar roofed turtle, the world's second most endangered turtle, back from the brink
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SpaceX ship carrying two tons of cargo to ISS

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 3:10pm
A SpaceX rocket and cargo capsule were set to launch Monday to deliver supplies and equipment to the space station
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Live streaming from the bottom of the Caribbean Sea

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 2:26pm
Watch: Miles below the surface, a remote controlled sub is sending live video of its mission, complete with jellyfish cameos
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Oh, great: Brain's sarcasm center found

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 2:01pm
A study on stroke patients asked them whether spoken phrases such as, "This looks like a safe boat," were sincere or joking
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Finally, a place to get a good cup of coffee in space

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 1:44pm
Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti and the space station crew are getting a long-awaited espresso machine
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Security expert: U.S. is a "glass house" in cyberspace

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 11:38am
It doesn't take a superpower to take down the U.S. in a brutal cyber attack. That's part of the message uncovered in Sunday night's "60 Minutes," where Steve Kroft investigated the devastating attack on Sony Pictures. Kroft asked cyber security expert and FireEye COO Kevin Mandia about future threats to American companies.
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Amazon's Echo gets some savvy upgrades

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 3:32am
The new voice-controlled personal assistant gadget can now play your request on Pandora or be a home automation hub
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Asteroid named after Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 9:33pm
The NASA scientist who discovered the space rock said she was inspired by the teenager's work
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Weirdest science news of the week

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 6:42pm
A contagious cancer is killing clams, a mysterious mass of methane, dinosaur cannibalism, alien life and goldfish take over
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Prehistoric terror bird once roamed South America

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 5:41pm
A near-complete skeleton of a new species of carnivorous bird that lived 3.5 million years ago was found in Argentina
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"Warm blob" in Pacific Ocean to blame for wonky US weather

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 4:57pm
A weird warm spot in the water may help explain extreme winters, persistent drought and sick sea lion pups washing ashore
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Is fracking causing a spike in radon levels?

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 4:43pm
A study found that rising radon levels in Pennsylvania have corresponded with a boom in oil and gas activity in the state
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You'll have to wait a little longer for an Apple Watch

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 3:27pm
Apple Watch went on presale Friday, so finally the wait is over -- except that it's not
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Nature lovers' stake in Cuba's terror designation

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 2:10pm
Cuba and U.S. are separated by only 90 miles of water -- a boundary that sea life and oil spills completely ignore
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Alan Turing wartime manuscript, Enigma machine up for auction

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 1:50pm
A rare manuscript written by British mathematician and code-breaker Alan Turing has gone up for auction along with several other pieces of computer science history, including a fully functional Enigma machine. Used by the Germans during WWII, Enigma machines helped the Nazis send encrypted messages until Turing and a team of code-breakers at Bletchley Park cracked the code.
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Domain names that end in ".suck"

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 1:48pm
Some big companies are shelling out to preemptively register domain names ending in ".suck," but critics of the new domains say they're essentially a shakedown tool. CNET senior editor Jeff Bakalar has more.
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