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Chris Pratt comforts the little raptors at a children's hospital

Even Pratt is re-enacting one of his best scenes from "Jurassic World," playfully taming a trio of tots at a US hospital during a heartwarming visit.

By June 22, 2015


Seattle's retailers learn to survive in Amazon's shadow

Small businesses have found a way to coexist with their tech neighbors -- offering bespoke services that would be hard to find elsewhere. CNET's Laura Hautala checks in with them as part of Road Trip 2015.

By August 5, 2015


New Shepard rocket makes history, and we're excited about it (Tomorrow Daily 277 show notes)

It might not have spent time officially in geostationary transfer orbit, but Blue Origin's New Shepard rocket successfully landed after a trip to space. That's big news for anyone hoping for a ride toward the stars someday, since reusable rockets mean much cheaper costs for commercial space flight.

By November 24, 2015


Blue Origin sticks historic rocket landing -- let's go to space, y'all (Tomorrow Daily 277)

Ashley discusses why Blue Origin's rocket landing is a great moment for the commercial space industry, how scientists are teaching robots to decline commands from humans and what led a children's hospital to collaborate with a Hollywood effects company.

By November 24, 2015


Robots roam hallways of SF's newest hospital, lending a helping hand

A fleet of 25 new workers rolls through the hallways of UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay, delivering meals and medicine, among other tasks formerly completed by humans.

By January 16, 2015


How do elephants keep cancer at bay?

The majestic elephant is unusually resistant to cancer, a phenomenon that has puzzled scientists for decades. The answer may lie in its genes.

By October 8, 2015


Rhapsody launches a kids corner

It may sound childish, but Rhapsody's new section dedicated to kids sets the streaming-music service apart from bigger rivals like Apple Music and Spotify.

By September 30, 2015


'Star Trek Beyond' cast delivers touching tribute to Leonard Nimoy

On the final week of a charity campaign that will also put one "Star Trek" fan in the next movie, the cast and crew put together a tribute to Nimoy featuring one of his favorite causes.

By August 25, 2015


Bezos says Amazon's drones will be as common as mail trucks

Technically Incorrect: Amazon's CEO says he doesn't measure drone delivery's arrival in months. He does say, though, that he expects the service to be ubiquitous.

By August 16, 2015


Here's your chance to be in the next 'Star Trek' movie

Do you want to boldly go where no fan has gone before, technically? A new contest will give one lucky fan who donates to charity a walk-on role in "Star Trek Beyond."

By July 14, 2015