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​Global poll: Majority support for cutting emissions

Thu, 11/05/2015 - 8:54pm
Survey across 40 countries found most people see global warming as a serious problem and want their governments to limit emissions
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Taurid meteor shower expected to spew fireballs

Thu, 11/05/2015 - 8:13pm
Typically tepid Taurids turn it up this week and next
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NASA reveals beautiful 4K video footage of the sun

Thu, 11/05/2015 - 7:59pm
NASA released a stunning Ultra HD video of the sun that took about 300 hours to make (and will mesmerize you for 30 minutes)
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​Why Twitter is under fire from #BlackTwitter

Thu, 11/05/2015 - 6:44pm
Social media firm faces criticism it is too white and male; one ex-employee likens it to a "bowl of mashed potatoes"
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Google Street View maps take users to "Middle Earth"

Thu, 11/05/2015 - 5:18pm
New interactive maps traverse the famous landscapes of New Zealand
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Solar wind is blowing away the atmosphere on Mars

Thu, 11/05/2015 - 5:14pm
NASA's MAVEN Mars orbiter has found that the solar wind is slowly but surely stripping away the Martian atmosphere
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Messaging app Slack aims to minimize emails in the office

Thu, 11/05/2015 - 5:04pm
CEO says app creates "lateral transparency" inside company, making employees' lives "simpler, more pleasant and more productive"
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ISS astronauts gear up for second spacewalk Friday

Thu, 11/05/2015 - 3:48pm
NASA's Scott Kelly and Kjell Lindgren set to venture back outside the space station to work on its once-leaky cooling system
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CBSN business headlines for November 5, 2015

Thu, 11/05/2015 - 3:43pm
Facebook stock hits an all-time high, Target is closing 13 stores, NASA is hiring the next generation of astronomers and more
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​Think Apple apps are safer than Android? Think again

Thu, 11/05/2015 - 3:42pm
New report compares the two and finds iOS apps could put users in greater danger
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Watch two daredevils in jetpacks fly next to a jumbo jet

Thu, 11/05/2015 - 3:33pm
It's a promotional stunt for Emirates, but, oh, what an amazing, death-defying stunt it is
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Scientists tinker with evolution to save coral reefs

Thu, 11/05/2015 - 1:40pm
Researchers are creating lab-grown "super coral" that can withstand rising ocean temperatures and acidification
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Slack CEO on communication platform that minimizes emails

Thu, 11/05/2015 - 12:42pm
Launched last year, the service is a new messaging platform
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Senators consider making fine print gag clauses illegal

Thu, 11/05/2015 - 12:32pm
Businesses across the country have been firing back at disgruntled customers over gag clauses in the terms of service
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Scientists see evidence of parallel universe

Thu, 11/05/2015 - 2:22am
Astrophysicists are claiming they have new evidence there is more than just one universe
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More ads on Instagram? It's all part of the plan

Wed, 11/04/2015 - 10:15pm
With 400 million monthly users, the photo-sharing app is ripe for advertising and its owner, Facebook, is looking to cash in
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Senators consider protections for online reviewers

Wed, 11/04/2015 - 9:04pm
Consumers shouldn't fear retaliation from companies for leaving negative online reviews, some senators said
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Where are they now? 3 Internet stars that fizzled

Wed, 11/04/2015 - 8:00pm
After splashy IPOs, Etsy, Groupon and Zynga have all struggled mightily to meet investor expectations
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Nothing says Finland like Nokia and heavy metal emojis

Wed, 11/04/2015 - 6:42pm
The country is launching "national emojis" to promote its image abroad
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NASA releases photos of massive rocket explosion

Wed, 11/04/2015 - 5:00pm
Last year's failed launch of an Antares rocket sent a huge fireball ripping through the sky
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