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Is there a gene that keeps you single?

Scientists in China say they've identified a gene that may play a role in some people being uncomfortable in relationships.

By November 21, 2014

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Affordable 'CSI': Detect Ebola, cancer genes at home

A Kickstarter campaign aims to bring the tools of DNA analysis to biohackers and researchers without access to expensive lab equipment.

By November 10, 2014

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All signs point to 1 million Apple Watch preorders, analysts say

Analysts estimate that Apple's preorders hovered around that milestone figure in the device's first weekend of availability.

By April 13, 2015

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Biologists switch on gene, extend flies' lives 30 percent

UCLA biologists may have just found a "fountain of youth" gene. In fruit flies, at least.

By September 11, 2014

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George Takei shares 'Star Trek' audition secrets with Neil deGrasse Tyson

What was it like to interview for the role of Mr. Sulu on "Star Trek"? Watch as George Takei talks about the experience that propelled his career.

By April 15, 2015

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Six IQ points smarter? There might be a gene for that

A pair of scientists say the KL-VS gene seems to not only prolong life but also to boost cognitive faculties.

By May 10, 2014

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iPhone sales expected to show hefty gain in past quarter -- analyst

Apple may have sold as many as 57 million iPhones last quarter, according to analyst Gene Munster. That would be a sharp jump from 43.7 million from a year ago. But would that make Wall Street happy?

By April 17, 2015

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Got the 'Star Wars' collector gene? Advice on turning droids to dollars

A rare "Empire Strikes Back" action figure just sold for $11,683, but "Star Wars" collector Steve Sansweet says fans wanting to gamble on collecting might not find the gold mine they're looking for.

By February 26, 2014

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Apple Watch sales to hit 1M in first weekend, analyst predicts

Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster also believes Apple could sell 300,000 of its smartwatches in the first 24 hours of preordering, which starts April 10.

By April 1, 2015

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Apple Watch's design is its 'killer feature' -- analyst

The smartwatch is Apple's first product to focus on design first and technology second, says analyst Gene Munster. So how long might the new watch take to fully catch on with consumers?

By March 10, 2015