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A man discovered a 30-year-old Apple IIe computer inside his parents’ attic that was still apparently in working ...
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A harpoon flung from a satellite has successfully captured a piece of pretend space junk, like a whale. ...
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Scientists have discovered mountains as rugged as the Rockies 410 miles deep inside the earth, providing new insight ...
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NEW YORK—Amazon jilted New York City on Valentine’s Day, scrapping plans to build a massive headquarters campus in ...
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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.—NASA's Opportunity, the Mars rover that was built to operate for just three months but kept ...
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NASA is trying one last time to contact its record-setting Mars rover Opportunity, before calling it quits. The ...
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CAIRO—Egypt says archaeologists have uncovered an ancient workshop used to build and repair ships that dates back to ...
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Harvard University Astronomy Department chair Avi Loeb is pushing back against peer criticism of his hypothesis that a ...
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Egyptian archaeologists have uncovered an ancient burial site containing 50 mummies dating back to the Ptolemaic era in ...
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Apple has disabled a group-chat function in FaceTime after users said a software bug could let callers activate ...
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Saturn's iconic rings are only a temporary accessory, according to research which confirms that they will have disappeared ...
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has plans to combine the infrastructure of Facebook Messenger, Instagram, and WhatsApp and add ...
22 days ago
Boeing says its autonomous flying car prototype has conducted a successful inaugural test flight, as it seeks to ...
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Robots aren't replacing everyone, but a quarter of U.S. jobs will be severely disrupted as artificial intelligence accelerates ...
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As Congress considers several online privacy and data security bills, market-oriented experts are cautioning against overregulation. An all-out ...
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BREMEVERHAVEN, Germany—Scientists prepared on Jan. 24 to embark on an unprecedented, years-long mission to explore the Indian Ocean ...
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Microsoft Corp's Bing search engine was accessible for some internet users in mainland China late on Jan. 24, ...
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STOCKHOLM—Volvo Cars, which is owned by China's Zhejiang Geely Holding Group, is voluntarily recalling about 200,000 cars after ...
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Scientists at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN), the world’s largest particle physics laboratory established in 1954, ...
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SHENZHEN, China—A Chinese scientist who created what he said were the world's first "gene-edited" babies evaded oversight and ...
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JAKARTA—Facebook Inc's WhatsApp is limiting worldwide the number of times a user can forward a message to five, ...
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Skywatchers howled at the moon at the Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles when the full lunar eclipse appeared ...
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Over the years, scientists have identified dams, pollution, and vessel noise as causes of the troubling decline of ...
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NEW YORK/LOS ANGELES—Astronomy buffs across the United States have been promised all the makings of a spectacular total ...
29 days ago
Look up into the night sky on Jan. 20, and—if it is clear, you may witness the so-called ...
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A database that contained almost 773 million email accounts and more than 21 million unique passwords was recently ...
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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.—Saturn may have flown solo for billions of years—almost its entire existence—before getting its stunning set ...
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Here comes a total lunar eclipse and supermoon, all wrapped into one. The moon, Earth and sun will ...
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Giant rocks from space are falling from the sky more than they used to, but don’t worry. For ...
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LONDON—Facebook said on Jan. 17, it removed hundreds of Russia-linked pages, groups and accounts that it says were ...
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