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Teens From Around the Globe Solve Problems at Google Competition

Teens From Around the Globe Solve Problems at Google Competition

When Celestine Wenardy, a 16-year-old teenager from Indonesia, learned that diabetes was a “silent killer” in her country, she wondered...

Teens From Around the Globe Compete at Google

Teens From Around the Globe Compete at Google

Teenagers from around the world were on Google’s campus this week to compete in a science competition. Their projects brought...

A Blockchain Remedy for Handwritten Prescriptions

A Blockchain Remedy for Handwritten Prescriptions

Doctors’ scrawls and scribbles are notoriously hard to read. Electronic prescriptions remedy the problem but around the world and especially...

After Moon Landing Anniversary, NASA Aims Beyond Earth Orbit

After Moon Landing Anniversary, NASA Aims Beyond Earth Orbit

What looks like an unusual giant orange metal canister, rising high above the windy and humid Alabama landscape, has some...

After Anniversary, NASA Aims Beyond Earth Orbit

After Anniversary, NASA Aims Beyond Earth Orbit

The 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing celebrated the crowning achievement in crewed space flight, but also reminded...

Girls Report More Harassment Amid Rise in US Cyberbullying

Girls Report More Harassment Amid Rise in US Cyberbullying

Rachel Whalen remembers feeling gutted in high school when a former friend would mock her online postings, threaten to unfollow...

France to Launch ‘Fearsome’ Surveillance Satellites to Bolster Space Defenses

France to Launch ‘Fearsome’ Surveillance Satellites to Bolster Space Defenses

France plans to launch mini surveillance satellites to enhance the protection and defense of French satellites from 2023, its defence...

Netflix Film: Data Is the New Oil So Watch Out for Mass Mining

Netflix Film: Data Is the New Oil So Watch Out for Mass Mining

Big business and politics are mass-mining everyday data — from Facebook ‘likes’ to online subscriptions – for profit and power,...

Facebook Settles for $5 Billion Over Handling of User Data

Facebook Settles for $5 Billion Over Handling of User Data

Facebook has agreed to a $5 billion settlement over allegations that the social media company mishandled user’s personal data.The settlement,...

Futuristic Space Habitat Solves Problems With Human Space Travel

Futuristic Space Habitat Solves Problems With Human Space Travel

Fifty years ago, the first humans landed on the moon.  Many engineers and scientists have been thinking about what the...

Big Tech Faces Broad US Justice Department Antitrust Probe

Big Tech Faces Broad US Justice Department Antitrust Probe

The U.S. Justice Department said on Tuesday it was opening a broad investigation of major digital technology firms into whether...

Virtual Reality Art Show Transports Visitors Into Alternate Realities

Virtual Reality Art Show Transports Visitors Into Alternate Realities

Virtual reality, or VR, is not just a medium for software engineers who can code. Artists and filmmakers are exploring...