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Doctors kill golden staph using a 1,000-year-old remedy

A recipe found in a ninth-century Anglo Saxon book of medical remedies has proven effective in killing methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.

By March 30, 2015


Corning's germ-fighting glass means you can touch an ATM with less worry

The special glass is just beginning to make its way into public displays such as ATMs and payment terminals, but Corning hopes it will eventually get into consumer electronics.

By March 17, 2015


The 404 731: Where we're freshly squeezed for 2011 (podcast)

Our guest today is CNET's audio expert, Steve Guttenberg, and he brings a list of the most significant inventions of the early 20th century with him.

By December 17, 2010


Where you'll want to chase today's show with a dose of penicillin

We're giving away a copy of Super Smash Brothers Brawl, one of the most hotly anticipated titles for the Wii. Listen up so you can win! In the meanwhile, the hosts of the 404 talk about Tina Fey being cute but, not so funny.

By March 6, 2008


Securing the smart grid

Experts say industry is working to address security issues so smart meters don't become an infrastructure nightmare.

By April 9, 2010


Why the online Bigfoot claims are true

Two Bigfoot hunters claim they have found the mythical creature. Here's why they are telling the truth.

By August 14, 2008


New on the Net: the cheese-cam

A wheel of cheddar that has its own 24/7 Webcast and celebrity MySpace.com page.

By April 17, 2007