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children's health


Bill Gates explains how studying dinosaurs can save children's lives

Technically Incorrect: The Microsoft co-founder says research by his friend Nathan Myhrvold has shown that studying dinosaur bones gives insights into the fight against malnutrition.

By March 3, 2015


Skull of bear that inspired Winnie-the-Pooh now on display

The skull of the black bear that served as inspiration for the beloved animal of children's books has been chosen from among 11,000 other animal skulls for display in London, along with a fascinating story.

By November 20, 2015


Wasteland survival guide: Getting started in Fallout 4

The latest game in the Fallout series is bigger than ever before. It's so big, in fact, it can be a little daunting. Here are some tips to get your Sole Survivor through the first few hours of Fallout 4.

By November 9, 2015


Steve Jobs lauded by Apple execs on fourth anniversary of his death

CEO Tim Cook, iTunes head Eddy Cue and others remember Apple's co-founder in messages posted to the company's internal site. One recalls the time Jobs mooned Al Gore.

By October 5, 2015


'Star Trek Beyond' cast delivers touching tribute to Leonard Nimoy

On the final week of a charity campaign that will also put one "Star Trek" fan in the next movie, the cast and crew put together a tribute to Nimoy featuring one of his favorite causes.

By August 25, 2015


Here's your chance to be in the next 'Star Trek' movie

Do you want to boldly go where no fan has gone before, technically? A new contest will give one lucky fan who donates to charity a walk-on role in "Star Trek Beyond."

By July 14, 2015


ARM and Unicef team up on wearables for the developing world

The organizations kick off a multiyear partnership by announcing a design contest to create potentially life-saving wearable devices.

By May 19, 2015


'Sinister' and 'Orwellian': BioBeats founder warns of the dark side of wearables and biometrics

The man behind the heartbeat-reading startup has warned of the potential abuses of the new technology.

By May 13, 2015


3D-printed model heart helps doctors save a little girl's life

In desperate need to fix a young girl's heart, a team of cardiovascular surgeons at Miami Children's Hospital tap 3D-printing to help make the operation a success.

By January 15, 2015


Chewbacca and R2-D2 send a message from the 'Star Wars' set

The cast and crew of "Star Wars: Force Awakens" makes a special video thanking fans for raising money for UNICEF. Even Wookiees and droids appreciate the gesture.

By January 8, 2015