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Microsoft buys Merck unit in life sciences push

The software maker said on Monday it is buying a unit of drug giant Merck to help its Amalga Life Sciences product.

By June 1, 2009


Science mag warns: 'Could the Net become self-aware?'

It sounds like an Astroturf campaign for the upcoming computers-gone-bad movie "Terminator: Salvation," but in fact New Scientist magazine is being completely serious when it asks if the Internet itself could soon become "self-aware."

By May 1, 2009


French Miami, 'Science Fiction': Free MP3 of the Day

Download a free MP3 of "Science Fiction" courtesy of CNET Download Music.

By December 15, 2008


JG Ballard dies: Science fiction writer of the now

Many labeled Ballard, 78, as a science fiction author. But if his was science fiction, it was the science fiction that was present day rather than in some imagined future.

By April 20, 2009


Computer science student challenges tech seizure

Boston College grad student questions the grounds of a warrant that allowed police to search his dorm room and seize his computers, iPod, cell phone, and other devices.

By April 13, 2009


Intel science award winners--the list

Chipmaker has announced the winners of the pre-college Intel Science Talent Search 2009.

By March 11, 2009


Stem cell order tests science-politics relationship

Democrats charged during the Bush administration that science research became politicized. Obama's presidential memorandum signed this week promises to avoid that pitfall. Will it work?

By March 10, 2009


Science keeps your wine VineyardFresh

Use chemistry and physics in a can to keep opened wine bottles fresh for weeks.

By March 3, 2009


BillMonitor: Mobile contract comparisons, now with science

Oxford eggheads have built a Web site they say can save you money, by analysing your online bills using mathematical mojo

By March 3, 2009


Computer science moves toward the Mac

The University of Utah is starting to offer a range of Mac OS X courses, suggesting that the Apple operating system is hitting the enterprise mainstream.

By February 2, 2009