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Send your tweets to space with NASA's Asteroid Time Capsule

As part of the OSIRIS-REx mission to the asteroid Bennu, NASA will be including tweets and Instagram photos from the public as part of a space time capsule.

By September 3, 2014

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Asteroid breaks up just like in Atari game

A phenomenon known as "YORP torque" is ripping an asteroid apart, and thanks to a team of telescopes, astronomers have been able to watch for the first time ever.

By March 6, 2014

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Apple urges veto of Arizona 'antigay' bill

The bill faces a decision by the governor of Arizona just as Apple is gearing up its new sapphire plant in the city of Mesa.

By February 25, 2014

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UberX cuts fares by more than 15 percent in top US cities

The peer-to-peer car service says it's now cheaper to order an Uber with your friends than it is to take the bus in its US cities.

By January 9, 2014

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Cricket activates Tucson as first LTE market

The Arizona city becomes Cricket's first market to start the transition from 3G to 4G. Cricket also announced a new LTE-capable USB modem.

By December 21, 2011

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Concussion bot to debut at Northern Arizona football game

Mayo Clinic researchers are gearing up to test their new teleconcussion robot on the sidelines of tonight's Northern Arizona University football game.

By August 30, 2013

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NASA gears up to study twin astronauts

NASA issues a call for suggestions on ways to study twin astronauts while one is in space and the other is on Earth.

By August 12, 2013

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Tampa is the nicest city in America, says Airbnb

The peer-to-peer housing service ranks the hospitality of towns across the country based on the stays of its more than 4 million guests. While the South and West make it on the board, Northeast cities don't make the cut.

By July 22, 2013

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AT&T brings 4G LTE to five more cities, but still lags Verizon

The latest additions bring its coverage to 125 cities, still far behind the 470 markets Verizon has covered with LTE.

By December 18, 2012

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Futurist Ray Kurzweil on smartphones, AI, and the human brain

The inventor and author speaks onstage at the Techonomy conference in Tucson about his new book on human thought and the themes that stem from it.

By November 12, 2012