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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


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


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


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


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


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


New DNA stool test almost as good as dreaded colonoscopy

The noninvasive test is pretty accurate at finding colon cancer -- not as good as a colonoscopy, but you can take it at home.

By March 19, 2014


Facebook colonization of the world progress report

Social network continues its conquest of the planet, taking over Brazil from Google in the last year, according to Vincenzo Cosenza's World Map of Social Networks. China and Russia remain the major populations resisting Facebook.

By June 10, 2012


Stephen Hawking: Colonize space, or else

The astrophysicist says we're in an increasingly dangerous part of our history and have to gain control of what's out there.

By November 19, 2011


Facebook's colonization of the Web gains steam

With the new features announced yesterday at F8, Facebook is poised to cast a bigger shadow over the Internet of people and things.

By September 23, 2011