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App reveals dead bugs, carcinogens in your lunch

Chemical Cuisine for iOS and Android dishes the dirt on the dirty ingredients in your dish.

By April 18, 2011


Ten things that are not killing you slowly this summer (NY Times)

Worried about nitrates and carcinogens? Fear not!

By July 31, 2008


LiquidOff: Nontoxic, nonhazy hydrophobic fabric spray

NeverWet may soon be facing some hydrophobic competition in the form of LiquidOff, an eco-minded fabric spray made to repel water without leaving a haze behind.

By June 18, 2014


FCC to review mobile radiation stance

New standards could be put in place, if the FCC carries out its inquiry.

By June 17, 2012


San Francisco faces wireless industry in court over radiation warnings

The city's law requiring cell phone retailers to disclose possible health risks from cell phone radiation will have an important day in court today.

By August 9, 2012


Radiation-reducing phone cases: saviours or snake oil?

We often buy phone cases to protect our smartphones, but should we also buy cases to protect our health? We look closer at radiation, health risks and the cases that claim to keep you safe.

By August 12, 2012


Whip-smart whippersnappers at Google Science Fair

Boonsri Dickinson gets happily intimidated by school kids who are inventing cutting-edge sailboats, keeping trains from derailing, and seem on the verge of finding a cure for cancer.

By July 13, 2011


E-smoking to kick a nicotine addiction

With the "E-Cigarette" anti-smoking aid, smokers can look tech-savvy while kicking a nicotine habit.

By August 6, 2008


The 404 701: Where Justin cancels his flight back to San Francisco (podcast)

It was a close call, but California voters yesterday defeated Proposition 19, so we're cancelling our S.F. holiday plans and staying in New York.

By November 3, 2010


Freshaire Choice: the only tinted paint with zero VOCs

The Freshaire Choice Paint is a zero volatile organic compound (VOC) paint that comes in in 65 colors and three different sheens.

By March 6, 2008