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Fluorescent compounds shed light on Alzheimer's disease

New class of imaging agents enables clinicians to watch the progression of Alzheimer's disease in real time in the brains of living patients.

By September 18, 2013


Has Curiosity discovered organic compounds on Mars? (pictures)

NASA says the Sample Analysis at Mars (SAM) instrument suite aboard Curiosity, which explores molecular and elemental chemistry relevant to life, has made a big discovery.

7 Images By November 23, 2012


Bing map shows CIA's secret Bin Laden compound mock-up

Nearly 8,000 miles from Osama bin Laden's lair, Navy Seal Team Six trained in a mock-up of the compound at a North Carolina Defense Department facility.

By October 9, 2012


Bin Laden's compound, seen from space (photos)

DigitalGlobe and GeoEye, two companies competing to provide customers with satellite imagery, offer views of the Pakistani compound where Osama bin Laden was killed.

6 Images By May 2, 2011


Sparkling Swarovski headpiece changes colour with brain activity

High-tech couturier Lauren Bowker has designed a stunning headdress imbued with a chemical compound that changes colour in response to brain activity.

By August 4, 2014


Cat tries to smuggle cell phone into prison

Brazilian police have detained a cat that entered a prison compound with a cell phone, accessories, and a saw strapped to its body.

By January 6, 2013


MPAA: No MegaUpload data access without safeguards

Hollywood studios argue that any process that allows MegaUpload users to access files they stored should not "compound" the "massive" copyright infringement they say has already occurred.

By October 30, 2012


Bling! Researchers create 24k gold in the lab

There's gold in them thar chlorides! Researchers at Michigan State University figure out how to transmute a toxic chemical compound into solid gold.

By October 4, 2012


Smartphone units to hit 1.7B in 2017; Android to dominate

According to research firm Ovum, the smartphone market will see a compound annual growth rate over the next several years of 25 percent.

By May 3, 2012


98 billion apps to be downloaded in 2015, study says

App downloads across the mobile landscape are expected to explode at a compound annual growth rate of 56.6 percent.

By October 7, 2011