FDA OKs 1st drug to treat smallpox, in case of terror attack

Jul 13, 2018

US regulators approve 1st treatment for smallpox in case the long-gone disease is used in terror attack

Ancient 'Iceman' shows signs of a well-balanced last meal

Jul 12, 2018

Scientists find animal fat, wheat seeds and wild meat of deer and goat in the stomach of an ancient frozen corpse

Africa's iconic baobab trees dying off at alarming rate

Jul 12, 2018

Africa's iconic baobab, the 'tree of life,' dying off at alarming rate with no clear cause

Pollution controls help red spruce rebound from acid rain

Jul 11, 2018

Scientists find red spruce trees rebounding from acid rain with help from pollution controls, changing climate

Study provides clues to fate of early North American dogs

Jul 5, 2018

New study provides clues to the fate of early North American dogs that all but disappeared after the arrival of Europeans

Space Exploration

Report: NASA needs backup plan as US crew launches slip

Jul 11, 2018

Report says NASA needs a backup plan for getting astronauts to space, as more delays likely for new commercial crew capsules

SpaceX launches AI robot, strong coffee for station crew

Jun 29, 2018

A SpaceX rocket that flew just two months ago with a planet-hunting satellite is back in action, launching Friday with fresh station supplies

More delay, cost for NASA's next-generation space telescope

Jun 27, 2018

NASA again delays the launch of its next-generation space telescope billed as the successor to Hubble Space Telescope

Africa's pollution killing thousands of infants, study says

Jun 27, 2018

Africa's pollution killing tens of thousands of infants every year, study says

Japanese space probe arrives at asteroid to collect samples

Jun 27, 2018

A Japanese space probe has arrived at an asteroid after a 3½-year journey and will try to get samples to bring back to Earth

Virtual Reality Technology

Department stores making themselves over in beauty battle

Jun 1, 2018

Department stores giving beauty aisles a makeover as specialty stores and discounters gain more of the market

The Latest: Zuckerberg striking right tone, analysts say

May 1, 2018

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is apparently striking the right tone at the f8 developer conference _ a mix of humor, seriousness and grit that is giving observers some confidence he can navigate the company out of its latest privacy scandal

At Tribeca, virtual reality tackles harsh real-world issues

Apr 23, 2018

A pair of virtual and augmented reality installations premiering at the Tribeca Film Festival provocatively place the user in positions of power

Shanghai gets automated bank with VR, robots, face scanning

Apr 23, 2018

Shanghai gets automated "unmanned bank" equipped with facial recognition software, a virtual reality room and talking robots

Intel CEO: Fixes on the way for serious chip security flaws

Jan 9, 2018

Intel CEO: Fixes on the way for serious chip security flaws

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