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pollen

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Stay ahead of the weather with these apps

Sunny and warm, or cloudy with a chance of rain? These weather apps will keep you in the know.

By July 18, 2014

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Turn your smartphone into a 150x microscope

A simple kit currently seeking funding on Kickstarter allows you to use your smartphone's camera as a 150x microscope.

By March 19, 2014

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An iPhone app for allergy sufferers

Get the pollen count, in addition to the weather, with the Allergies app.

By July 11, 2013

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Sex in space may be dangerous, study says

Human reproduction would not respond well to changes in gravity, according to work performed by a biologist at the University of Montreal.

By March 16, 2013

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AirGenius 5: Air cleaner sounds like an Apple product but isn't

The AirGenius 5, Honeywell's new "smart" air cleaner, is now available in Target stores.

By April 18, 2012

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What thawed the last ice age?

Research suggests that -- contrary to some prior findings -- CO2 led the prior round of global warming rather than vice versa.

By April 5, 2012

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Nokia Lumia 900 camera shoot-out vs. iPhone 4 (photos)

CNET's Jessica Dolcourt puts two 8-megapixel cameras to the test in 11 shots to see which one comes out on top.

By April 3, 2012

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Nanolaser is small as speck of dust

Creating a tiny version of a coaxial cable, researchers at the University of California at San Diego create smallest laser to date, an advance that could lead to optical computer chips or high-resolution displays.

By February 9, 2012

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Philips GoPure cleans the air in your stinky car

The Philips GoPure Automotive Clean Air System can purify the air in a car's cabin in about 10 minutes.

By November 8, 2011

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Hay fever bots warn public about pollen

Japan rolls out 500 robots that detect levels of pollen in the air so allergy sufferers can gauge the threat when headed outside.

By March 25, 2009