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Published: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 09:20:54 -0400

 



Self-driving robots making food deliveries

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 23:53:36 -0400

In Redwood, California, in the heart of technology-rich Silicon Valley, you'll find self-driving robots making food deliveries. After a restaurant worker packs the order, the robot makes a delivery that the customer unlocks with a phone. Carter Evans was there for the big roll-out.



Google under fire for ads running with offensive content

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 12:36:28 -0400

Google makes tens of billions of dollars per year in ad sales. This week it's facing a global crisis after some of the world's biggest advertisers halted their spending after concerns that their ads are running next to offensive content, including videos promoting terror and anti-Semitism. Wired editor-at-large Jason Tanz joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss the issue.



“Solar-powered skin” could open new doors for prosthetics

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 22:05:52 -0400

The advanced prosthetic limbs could give amputees the sense of touch – and also enable more sensitive robots



Ancient rock carvings provide tantalizing glimpse of Egypt’s Stone Age

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:03:25 -0400

Researchers uncovered rock carvings from Egypt's Stone Age showing mysterious mask-wearing dancer



WikiLeaks: CIA tools could infiltrate MacBooks, iPhones

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:06:47 -0400

A new series of leaked documents appears to show tools from as far back as 2009 that could infect Apple products



Astronauts carry out first of three spacewalks

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 18:51:40 -0400

Astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Thomas Pesquet spent six-and-a-half hours outside the space station performing maintenance and other tasks



SeaWorld CEO lays out plans for "meaningful" park experience

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:13:44 -0400

After the theme park’s parent company closed 2016 with a net loss of $12.5 million, SeaWorld is seeking to rebound



Rare frog discovery has researchers hopping for joy

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:47:37 -0400

Signs of hope for threatened species made famous in a Mark Twain story



Archaeologists reconstruct face of medieval man

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:05:20 -0400

He died about 700 years ago and likely had a tough life; now his face has been reimagined using reconstructive technology



Tired of traffic? "Flying taxis" may be coming in the near future

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:43:44 -0400

Taking to the skies on a drone to head home in the island state could be a thing in 2030, says Singapore's Ministry of Transport



Rusty patched bumblebee added to endangered list

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 21:30:13 -0400

Over the last 20 years, the species has suffered a 90-percent decline in its population and habitat



iPhone users, don't try this potentially dangerous Siri prank

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 01:52:34 -0400

Police departments across the U.S. are speaking out after a viral iPhone prank spreads among teens



Arctic sea ice dwindles to record low for winter

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:40:23 -0400

The frigid top of the Earth just set yet another record for low levels of sea ice in what scientists call a signal of an overheating world



Three spacewalks, cargo launch on tap for station

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:53:42 -0400

NASA is gearing up for a busy few weeks aboard the space station with three spacewalks and launch of another cargo ship



Smartphone sperm test could screen for infertility

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:56:32 -0400

Scientists are trying to make screening for male infertility nearly as easy as taking a pregnancy test in your home bathroom



On World Water Day, Matt Damon and Gary White talk access to safe water

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 22:48:05 -0400

The duo co-founded Water.org in 2009 to help the more than 660 million people worldwide without access to clean water



"How Google Works" authors on company and Trump administration

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:08:20 -0400

Company executives Eric Schmidt and Jonathan Rosenberg updated their bestselling book with a chapter on “How Alphabet Works”



Not my laptop: Passengers bemoan tech-less flights

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 17:51:52 -0400

Anxious passengers, business travelers falling behind on work — here's what the U.S. and U.K. laptop ban could look like in practice



Would apocalypse turn us into killers? Maybe not

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 17:20:19 -0400

Ever wondered what you'd do if you knew the world was about to end?



Gene therapy: What personalized medicine means for you

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:41:05 -0400

What if the next pill you took were tailored to your genetic makeup?