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Google launches Calico to take on illness and aging

Larry Page recruits Art Levinson, chairman at both Genentech and Apple, to run the new health-focused company.

By Sep. 18, 2013

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Google wants to cure ageing

Google has announced the launch of Calico, a new initiative that is focused on tackling the health problems caused by ageing.

By Sep. 18, 2013

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Giant kitties invade Jurassic Park

A Bangkok-based photography studio has made Jurassic Park's famous kitchen scene even more tense and terrifying.

By Mar. 6, 2014

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Bill Gates: Prioritizing Internet access before malaria research is 'a joke'

It seems that the Microsoft chairman would like Facebook and Google billionaires to pay attention to eliminating diseases afflicting the poor, in addition to wiring up the planet.

By Nov. 1, 2013

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Christian groups sue Kansas schools, say teaching science is 'atheistic'

An attempt by Kansas schools to adopt teaching standards for science is being challenged by organizations that say science teaching "endorses a non-theistic world view."

By Sep. 30, 2013

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Imagining a Google where search isn't the whole story

Sure, Google's success is tied to one heck of a one-trick pony, but the company's efforts to expand beyond advertising finally are starting to bear fruit.

By Feb. 11, 2014

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Cat secrets: Researchers track 50 felines with GPS, cams

Researchers delve into the secret life of cats for a BBC special. An interactive Web site lets you follow along with individual kitties.

By Jun. 14, 2013

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California approves Tessera solar plant

Tessera's Calico plant is expected to cost more than $2 billion and to power 200,000 to 500,000 homes, perhaps by late 2011.

By Oct. 29, 2010

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At 15, Google's ambitions remain unbridled

While youngster Google is ascendant, the elder Microsoft is struggling to recover from missing the mobile revolution. Google would be wise to remember Microsoft's rise and fall.

By Sep. 27, 2013

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Schmidt: Google Now approach could work for businesses

Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt tells CIOs they need to blow up their infrastructure pronto, argues Android is secure, and covers a lot of turf.

By Oct. 7, 2013