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nepal

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Google Street View mod shows your town under water

In the wake of a US government report on climate change this week, an interactive site shows what your homestead could look like in the worst case scenario.

By May. 7, 2014

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Google tries to prove not just Glassholes wear Glass

In a new ad designed to give its flagging product some gravitas, Google shows an animal researcher in Nepal using Glass for good.

By Apr. 24, 2014

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Yetis are real? Geneticist offers a plausible explanation

A British scientist runs genetic tests on purported Abominable Snowman hair and turns up some surprising results.

By Oct. 17, 2013

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MOG founder David Hyman stepping down as CEO

Sources tell CNET that Beats wants a new CEO managing the music service it acquired this year.

By Nov. 20, 2012

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Another solar plant to open in Tibet

Suntech, a China-based solar manufacturing giant, plans to build a 10-megawatt plant in Tibet.

By Mar. 23, 2011

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'Eco-monastery' opening at Siddhartha's birthplace

Hidden solar panels will be incorporated into a mega temple to power lighting in Nepal.

By Mar. 9, 2011

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Apple's App Store travels to 32 more countries

The App Store is now available to customers across 155 different regions around the world.

By Jun. 22, 2012

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Cast-off gadgets peek into new owners' lives

MIT researchers set up cast-off Netbooks to send back pictures and location data from the computers' new owners in developing countries. Images from the research are part of an upcoming exhibit at the Museum of Modern Art.

By Jul. 24, 2011

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CellScope aims to diagnose, monitor diseases in developing world

The gadget turns a regular mobile phone into a microscope for places where scientific instruments run in short supply.

By Apr. 9, 2009