Do Computer Coding Toys for Kids Really Work?...

From beating the best human players at chess, to flying planes, to running stock market transactions, computers are now used in virtually every facet of modern-day life. But children are not being adequately prepared to...
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08 March 2016, 14:24

Mysterious 'Area 6' Landing Strip in Nevada Desert Baffles Experts...

A mysterious, mile-long landing strip in the remote Nevada desert could be the home base for testing sensors on a top-secret fleet of drones, security experts speculate. The asphalt landing strip is in Area 6 of the...
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08 March 2016, 14:24

Plane Debris Could Be from Doomed Malaysian Airlines Flight 370...

A piece of a Boeing 777 plane found on the coast of Mozambique this past weekend could be from the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 that mysteriously disappeared in 2014 news sources report. The piece of debris - part of...
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07 March 2016, 16:16

Watch a Swarm of Drone 'Lightning Bugs' Swirl Overhead...

A swarm of dazzling drones lit up the sky and swirled around in a twinkling, orchestrated dance at a TED2016 conference in February. The drones, Which weigh no more than a slice of bread, were just part of a menagerie...
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07 March 2016, 16:16

Tiny Molecules Could Solve Problems Supercomputers Take Lifetimes to Crack...

The molecules that help muscles contract could one day help drive a new kind of molecular supercomputer, researchers said. These biological computerscould quickly solve complex problems that conventional supercomputers...
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07 March 2016, 3:04

Quieter Supersonic Jet Is on the Horizon with New NASA Program...

A new passenger jet that can fly at supersonic speeds without the distinctive but earsplitting sonic "boom" generated when these superfast planes travel faster than the speed of sound is one step closer to getting in...
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07 March 2016, 3:03

US Government Invites Hackers to 'Hack the Pentagon'...

The Pentagon is about to pay hackers to break into government security systems. The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) announced yesterday (March 2) that it plans to launch the first "cyber bug bounty program" in the...
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07 March 2016, 3:03

Surfers Invent Floating Trash Bin to Clean Up World's Oceans...

Two Australian surfers are trying to tackle the planet's water pollution problem head-on, by developing a device that functions as an automated floating trash bin for the world's oceans. The device, called the Seabin,...
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07 March 2016, 3:03