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Fleeing White House Lawyers Top This Week's Internet News Roundup

Sun, 09/02/2018 - 08:00
Someone needs to stop oiling that revolving door in the White House—and the rest of the news you missed this week.
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Uber, Tesla, Electric Scooters, and More Folks Who Made Car News This Week

Sun, 09/02/2018 - 07:00
Plus, a startup hoping to hasten the arrival of self-driving, flying cars.
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To Heal Wounds, Cells Time-Travel Back to a Fetal State

Sun, 09/02/2018 - 07:00
Cells can reprogram themselves after an injury much more radically than people thought, reverting to a stem cell-like state.
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The Ecologist on a Mission to Count New York's Whales

Sat, 09/01/2018 - 12:00
Arthur Kopelman conducts whale-watching cruises to collect data—while also educating the curious public.
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Hackers Hit Comic Site The Oatmeal, and It Wasn't Funny

Sat, 09/01/2018 - 09:00
This week, a comics site goes offline, more security clearance intrigue, lucrative email spying, and more.
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20+ Awesome Labor Day Sales (2018) on TVs, Laptops, Switch, Roomba, and More

Sat, 09/01/2018 - 09:00
Labor Day sales on our favorite TVs, laptops, Nintendo Switch, Google Home, Echo, and more
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'Disenchantment' May Not Enchant Hardcore Fantasy Fans

Sat, 09/01/2018 - 09:00
While 'Futurama' demonstrated a sophisticated understanding of sci-fi, Matt Groening's new project doesn't evince much familiarity with fantasy tropes.
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Space Photos of the Week: Inside the Nebulae Where Stars Are Born

Sat, 09/01/2018 - 08:00
Far-off clouds of gas and dust are the eye-popping birthplaces of new stars.
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The Diplomatic Couriers Who Deliver America's Secret Mail

Sat, 09/01/2018 - 07:00
The little-known Diplomatic Courier Service works like your interoffice mail system, but on a planetary scale, with complex protocols to ensure the safe transport of sensitive material by land, air, and sea.
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Quick Cash for Your House? Yes, There Are Apps for That

Sat, 09/01/2018 - 07:00
Sell a home within three days, no open houses, no staging, no haggling with prospective buyers.
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The Best Women's Health Apps: Fitbit, Apple Health, and More

Sat, 09/01/2018 - 07:00
Track your menstrual cycle, predict ovulation, and sync your reproductive health with other fitness trackers.
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A Law Alone Won't Get California to 100 Percent Green Power

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 14:47
The state's already ambitious efforts to fight climate change may get more juice—but tech and policy will have to play catch-up.
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Gadget Lab Podcast: Can Tech Help Me Sleep Better?

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 14:39
The same tech and gadgets that keep us up at night might also help us get better sleep. Well…maybe.
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Sorry, There Just Wasn't a Lot of Fun Stuff In Games This Week

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 12:00
It's been a difficult week for videogames, with tragedies and major struggles dominating the news—let's try to make sense of them.
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Top Stories in August: Elon Musk's Summertime Madness

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 12:00
The Tesla CEO's month was quite eventful. Plus: The untold story of how a single line of code crashed the world.
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Labor Day Streaming Binge Guide: 13 Workplace Comedies to Buckle Down With This Long Weekend

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 09:00
No, you won't get through them all. But pick one and you'll be surprised what you can accomplish in your down time.
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Far Out! Worms May Dose Mice With Cannabinoids to Kill the Pain

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 09:00
One parasitic worm's devilish strategy may reduce inflammation and discomfort in its mouse host. Trippy, man...
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How 'Searching' Became More Than an "Internet Movie"

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 08:00
The film's "scriptment" allowed writers to break the story without cluttering a screenplay with text-message bubbles.
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Will Others Follow Microsoft's Lead on Paid Parental Leave?

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 07:00
Tech giant will require contracting firms, such as janitorial services, to offer paid leave to new parents.
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August's Best Gear: From Tiny Laptops to Big Phones

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 07:00
Our reviews of the Microsoft Surface Go, Samsung's Galaxy Note 9, DJI's Mavic Air drone, and more.
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