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asbestos

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Asbestos suspected in 'CSI' fingerprint kit

Kids playing high-tech detective may get a whiff of asbestos potent enough to lead to cancer.

By Dec. 6, 2007

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Should all bars have breathalyzer machines?

A Utah congressman is proposing that more of the state's bars should have breathalyzer machines, so that people can check whether they're safe to drive home.

By Feb. 16, 2014

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Troubleshooting Mac OS X updated: Using System Disk's Advanced Options; Using UNIX "tools" (such as from Developer Too

Troubleshooting Mac OS X updated: Using System Disk's Advanced Options; Using UNIX "tools" (such as from Developer Too

By Oct. 20, 2000

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MacBook Air gets elemental with MacBook Earth, Water, Fire

How can Apple possibly top the super-thin MacBook Air? Elemental: with the MacBook Earth, Water and Fire, of course.

By Oct. 17, 2011

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Apple's new iPad overheats, irate users complain

Users of Apple's new iPad have turned to support forums to complain of uncomfortable levels of overheating in the high-specced device.

By Mar. 19, 2012

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New blood test speeds up cancer detection

The University of Nottingham and spinoff company Oncimmune have developed a blood test that could help detect cancer as many as five years earlier than mammography and CT scans.

By Jun. 2, 2010

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Barge-scale cleanup in California waterways (photos)

A handful of oversize photos from a tour CNET took of a large-scale effort to pull polluting boats, barges, and buildings out of a San Francisco Bay Area delta.

By Mar. 20, 2010

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Researcher's strong signal on cell phone risk (Q&A)

CNET talks to a cancer researcher with the National Academy of Sciences who says more information on the health effects of cell phones is sorely needed and that we should err on the side of caution.

By May. 31, 2011

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Nokia Mural 6750 (AT&T)

We like the Nokia Mural's metal skin and sturdy feel, but it's an unremarkable phone otherwise.

By Oct. 16, 2009

3 stars Editor's rating Oct. 16, 2009

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Robotic cockroaches and electronic babysitters

Robotic cockroaches can lead wild cockroaches to go against their instincts. How susceptible are children to unnatural influences?

By Nov. 19, 2007