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Starfish dying in real life horror movie

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Starfish up and down the Pacific Coast are dying from a mysterious epidemic that causes the creatures’ arms to crawl in opposite directions until they tear away from the body causing the insides to spill out. Continue reading

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With smart gadgets everywhere, tech companies face new privacy questions

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With smart gadgets becoming a ubiquitous part of everyday life – embedded in cars, watches, glasses refrigerators and even thermostats – many fear the ways that private companies could misuse private customer data. Continue reading

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President Obama tackles climate change and education in 2014 State of the Union address

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In his annual speech before both chambers of Congress last night, President Barack Obama challenged the country to address climate change, pledging to develop the natural gas and solar power industries. Continue reading

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Young divers take big risks in the Philippines’ underwater mines

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO Children in some poor rural communities in the Philippines, some as young as 13, are making a living for their families by diving…read more

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Protest Riots Spread Across Ukraine

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The anti-government protests and riots in Ukraine have spread from the capital Kiev to nearly half the nation. President Viktor Yanukovych offered concessions to protesters,…read more

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