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Mark Zuckerberg: Internet missionary, Facebook colonizer

Facebook's CEO wants to create a path to Internet access for the 5 billion people still unconnected. How nice. Of course, eventually those people will turn into a revenue stream for his company.

By August 22, 2013

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Modern forensics solve 700-year-old murder mystery

The contents of the bowels of an Italian medieval warlord have revealed his nefarious cause of death nearly 700 years later.

By January 11, 2015

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A Lego mothership to colonize space (pictures)

The Marquis is a super-detailed, 56-inch-long spaceship fashioned of Lego bricks that comes with its own sci-fi backstory.

7 Images By June 23, 2013

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Many types of cancers are merely bad luck, study shows

Rather than being caused by lifestyle choices, many cancers are merely the result of freak mutations, says a new US study.

By January 3, 2015

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Man builds model human colon, studies what comes out

In order to follow the life cycle of bacteria, an engineer builds a model human colon and feeds it three times a day for weeks.

By May 29, 2013

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Friday Poll: Is Hawking right about us needing to colonize space?

All-around smart guy Stephen Hawking is pushing for humanity to hurry up and figure out ways to colonize in space in case we ruin the planet we already have.

By April 12, 2013

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Super-thin, meter-long e-ink clock makes time gorgeous

Sure, e-ink looks good on your Kindle. But it looks even better in the ClockOne, a wall clock thinner than a pencil that weighs only 5 pounds.

By November 5, 2014

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Facebook's colonization of Android

Mark Zuckerberg is looking to bring 5 billion people around the world into Facebook's orbit with smart devices built around people.

By April 4, 2013

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Blogger claims school fired him for post about homophones

A Utah social media specialist says a Language Center believed that writing about words that sound the same but are spelled differently associated the school with a gay agenda.

By August 3, 2014

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NASA's 1975 vision of space colonization (pictures)

Space exploration was hardly off the ground when NASA and Stanford took a colorful crack at sketching out massive orbital habitats.

13 Images By November 27, 2012