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Monday, May 2, 2016 at 04:43 AM CDT

'Shark Eye' Camera Shows Why Some Sharks Glow: Study

'Shark Eye' Camera Shows Why Some Sharks Glow: Study

San Diego researchers have discovered that some sharks use their fluorescent glow to communicate with other sharks deep under water, and their research has provided some really cool images to show how it...

Friday, Apr 29, 2016 at 11:01 AM CDT

SCOTUS Approves Rule Change to Expand FBI Hacking Power

SCOTUS Approves Rule Change to Expand FBI Hacking Power

The U.S. Supreme Court approved a measure on Thursday that would allow judges to issue warrants for computer searches in any jurisdiction. Civil liberties groups say it unnecessarily expands the FBI's hacking...

Friday, Apr 29, 2016 at 03:36 AM CDT

Next Leg of Solar-Powered Plane's Historic Trip Delayed

Next Leg of Solar-Powered Plane's Historic Trip Delayed

Live to fly another day — that’s what the Solar Impulse 2 will have to do. The solar plane landed in Mountain View, California, late Saturday and instead of taking off Friday as planned, the 2.5-ton aircraft...

Thursday, Apr 28, 2016 at 06:35 AM CDT

Russia Launches 1st Rocket From New Space Facility

Russia Launches 1st Rocket From New Space Facility

Russia has successfully launched the first rocket from its new space facility after a last-minute delay the day before. The Soyuz 2.1a booster blasted off from the Vostochny Cosmodrome in the Russian Far Easter...

Tuesday, Apr 26, 2016 at 05:37 PM CDT

Bad Apple: Apple Reports 1st Revenue Drop Since '03

Bad Apple: Apple Reports 1st Revenue Drop Since '03

Apple says quarterly revenue fell for the first time in more than a decade, as iPhone sales fell compared with a year ago. That's putting more pressure on the world's most valuable public company to come up with...

Tuesday, Apr 26, 2016 at 06:14 AM CDT

Mitsubishi Motors Says It Did False Mileage Tests Since 1991

Mitsubishi Motors Says It Did False Mileage Tests Since 1991

Mitsubishi Motors Corp., the Japanese automaker that acknowledged last week that it had intentionally lied about fuel economy data for some of its models, said an internal investigation found such tampering...

Tuesday, Apr 26, 2016 at 06:42 AM CDT

Snowden Advanced Encryption '7 Years': Spy Chief

Snowden Advanced Encryption '7 Years': Spy Chief

Edward Snowden's revelations about the U.S. government's spying activities spurred advanced encryption technologies by "about seven years," National Intelligence Director James Clapper said Monday during a talk...

Monday, Apr 25, 2016 at 06:09 AM CDT

Toxic Old TVs Are Ticking Time Bomb for Environment

Toxic Old TVs Are Ticking Time Bomb for Environment

The global slump in commodities, marked by low prices of raw materials like lead and copper, is leading to old electronics being dumped and e-recycling companies improperly disposing of them, NBC News...

Sunday, Apr 24, 2016 at 04:55 PM CDT

Solar Plane Travelling Around the World to Land in Bay Area

Solar Plane Travelling Around the World to Land in Bay Area

The pilot of a solar-powered airplane on an around-the-world journey said Saturday that stopping in California's Silicon Valley will help link the daring project to the pioneering spirit of the area. Pilot...

Thursday, Apr 21, 2016 at 01:24 PM CDT

FBI Paid More Than $1M for iPhone-Cracking Software

FBI Paid More Than $1M for iPhone-Cracking Software

The FBI paid more than a million dollars for software to hack into an iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino attackers, NBC News reported. "A lot, more than I will make in the remainder of this job, which is...

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