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Rx for Schools: Later Start Times
Rx for Schools: Later Start Times

Delaying the start of the school day until at least 8:30 a.m. would help curb teens' lack of sleep, which has been linked with poor health, bad grades, car crashes and other problems, pediatricians say.

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Japan Readies Flu Drug To Treat Ebola Japan Readies Flu Drug To Beat Ebola

It's totally unproven, but worth a try.

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The Gecko Foot: What Makes It So Sticky? What Makes Gecko Feet So Sticky?

Scientists aim to mimic physiology.

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Expert Urges California Nuke Plant To Close Until Quake Tested Expert Wants Calif Nuke Plant Closed

Questions if it can withstand big quake.

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Teens Turning to E-Cigarettes: A Dangerous Trend Teens and E-Cigs: A Dangerous Trend

Twice as likely to smoke when older.

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Computing
Seagate Ships First 8 TB Hard Drive
Time Warner Internet Hit by Outage
Dropbox Joins the Storage Price Wars
Digital Life
Who Are the Lizard Squad Hackers?
Apple To Release Largest iPad Ever
NSA Uses Google-Like Search Engine
Discovery
Mom, Son Find Fossils 22 Years Apart
Ancient Flying Lizard Discovered
Greece: Important Tomb Found in Dig
Space
Planning a New Way To Find Moons
Astronauts Release Baby Satellite
Space Specks May Be Alien Visitors
Innovation
Glass Adds Voice Access to Contacts
Samsung Buys SmartThings
BioBattery Tattoo May Power a Phone
Health
Official: Ebola Has 'Upper Hand'
Japan Readies Flu Drug To Beat Ebola
Rx for Schools: Later Start Times
Science News
Kids' Brains Make Shift To Learn Math
Bacterium Destroys Tumors' Heart
Ebola Treatment Made in Tobacco
Environment
Expert Wants Calif Nuke Plant Closed
Earthquake Damage Could Reach $1B
Study Blames Humans for Ice Melt
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Earthquake Damage Could Reach $1B
 
Planning a New Way To Find Moons
 
Physicists Help To Boost Animation
 
Checking the Vitals on Your Doctor
 
Study: 5 Produce Servings for Health
 
Teachers Learn Science at Tech Firms
 
Bacterium Destroys Tumors' Heart
And triggers immune system boost.
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HTC One M8 Windows Phone Unveiled
Can be POS device for small business.
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Ebola: Finding Its Natural Source
Discovering origins could halt spread.
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Sprint Dumps T-Mobile Merger
Looks to the future with new chief exec.
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Network Security Spotlight
Who Is the Hacker Group Lizard Squad?
Are they dangerous or just obnoxious? That’s what many are wondering about the hacker group Lizard Squad, which tweeted out a bomb threat that grounded a flight with a Sony exec aboard.
 
Are Government Spies Tipping Off Tor?
Less than a month ago, tech news headlines heralded a Tor Project breach. Now, some are saying that government spies are sharing information with Tor to help it prevent future breaches.
 
Backoff Malware Hits 1,000+ Businesses, Likely More
More than 1,000 businesses across the U.S. might have been affected by Backoff, a new kind of point-of-sale (PoS) malware, according to the Department of Homeland Security.
 

Enterprise Hardware Spotlight
Apple Set To Release Largest iPad Ever
Tech giant Apple seems to have adopted the mantra “go big or go home.” The company is planning to introduce its largest iPad ever: a 12.9-inch behemoth that will dwarf its largest existing models.
 
Alert: HP Recalls 5 Million Notebook AC Power Cords
HP is recalling about 5.6 million notebook computer AC power cords in the U.S. and another 446,700 in Canada because of possible overheating, which can pose a fire and burn hazard.
 
Acer's New Desktop Box Rides the Chrome OS Wave
Filling out its Chrome OS line, Acer is following the introduction of a larger Chromebook line earlier this month with a new tiny $180 desktop Chromebox and also a smaller Chromebook.
 

Mobile Technology Spotlight
Apple Set To Release Largest iPad Ever
Tech giant Apple seems to have adopted the mantra “go big or go home.” The company is planning to introduce its largest iPad ever: a 12.9-inch behemoth that will dwarf its largest existing models.
 
Verizon Hops on the Voice-Over-LTE Bandwagon
Wireless provider Verizon is gearing up for a nationwide launch of its Voice-over-LTE service over the next several weeks, promising clearer and crisper phone calls and a Skype-like video service.
 
Smartphone 'Kill Switch' Law in California; Will Other States Follow?
California’s new law -- signed by Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday -- aimed at deterring cellphone theft could mean most mobile phones sold in the U.S. will soon include similar “kill-switch” tech.
 

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