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ceres

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People buy iPads, get floor tiles

The police department in Ceres, Calif., warns of the latest, and certainly not greatest, iPad scam. There are also reports of televisions that are mere blocks of wood.

By January 24, 2014

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This dwarf planet may contain more freshwater than Earth

Using the Herschel Telescope, the European Space Agency has detected water vapor on Ceres, the largest and roundest object in the asteroid belt. And it just may have a whole lot of it.

By January 22, 2014

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Report: Time for next stage of sustainable business

This story originally gave an incorrect figure for the assets overseen by Ceres members. Ceres says its members oversee some $400 billion in assets.

By March 12, 2010

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Post 'revenge porn' in California and you may go to jail

A new law in California could impose jail time and a hefty fine on people who seek revenge on their exes by posting pornographic pictures.

By October 2, 2013

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Report: Time for next stage of sustainable business

Activist investor group urges companies to track their use of energy and resources as closely as it does its hiring and cash flow.

By March 10, 2010

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Up close with one of the solar system's biggest asteroids

NASA debuts stunning high-resolution pictures of the gargantuan 330-mile-diameter Vesta asteroid.

By September 13, 2013

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The coolest thing ever seen on the Interwebs

Need to get things in perspective? This interactive Scale of the Universe shows where you (and everything else) falls in the grand scheme.

By May 22, 2012

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Ion-powered Dawn begins study of asteroid Vesta

Four years after launch from Cape Canaveral, NASA's Dawn spacecraft is finally in orbit around Vesta, beaming back spectacular images of a tortured surface dating back to the formation of the solar system.

By August 1, 2011

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Green rating agencies fall short, report says

SustainAbility.com issues report card on leading corporate green lists, many criticized for lack of transparency and quality control.

By February 24, 2011

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Can green tech operate under Moore's Law?

It's tough to match the speed of chips, but clean-energy technologies can follow a similar downward cost curve through higher manufacturing and periodic technology breakthroughs, say execs from GE and Intel.

By May 7, 2010