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Mirai botnet: Three admit creating and running attack tool
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 18:07:22 GMT - Three men admit creating and running Mirai, a botnet used to block access to much of the web.

Broadband over 'wet string' tested for fun
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:29:48 GMT - A small, independent ISPs manages to get speeds of 3.5 megabits from broadband over wet string.

Starbucks cafe's wi-fi made computers mine crypto-currency
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 14:45:48 GMT - Visitors to an Argentine branch of the coffee chain are targeted with crypto-currency malware.

Twitter 'baby poop' video launches spam
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:35:52 GMT - The video also gains permission to access Twitter account and can spy on private communications.

LinkedIn hosted jihadist lectures, Blair institute reveals
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:29:24 GMT - Lectures and essays by Islamist extremists have been shared on the Microsoft-owned social network.

'Meghan Markle' and 'fidget spinners' top UK Google search
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 08:00:20 GMT - Other most searched topics included the UK general election and the crypto-currency Bitcoin.

Netflix defends A Christmas Prince tweet
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 12:58:44 GMT - The platform sent a tweet addressing the "53 people" that have watched the film 18 days in a row.

Google to open artificial intelligence centre in China
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 08:33:01 GMT - Silicon Valley giants are focusing heavily on artificial intelligence and its future applications.

Tech firms could be held liable for extremism and abuse
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 13:30:20 GMT - The BBC understands that an independent ethics watchdog will recommend new laws on online content.

MoneyTaker hackers reportedly steal £7.5m from ATMs
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 16:35:02 GMT - The MoneyTaker group has also stolen banking documents that may be used in future attacks.

Deliveroo and UberEats restaurant clients face new rules
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 18:30:17 GMT - Restaurants face having to seek planning permission if they heavily use food delivery apps.

Does Bitcoin use more electricity than Ireland?
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 00:25:02 GMT - Does the crypto-currency Bitcoin really use more electricity than Ireland?

Skin betting: 'Children as young as 11 introduced to gambling'
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 15:55:27 GMT - Gamers as young as 11 bet using virtual weapons within video games which are then exchanged for cash.

Objective reality exists, says UK minister Matt Hancock
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 17:22:59 GMT - Matt Hancock calls it "something of a disappointment" that he has to state it publicly.

'You are being programmed,' former Facebook executive warns
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 12:59:27 GMT - A former executive for the social network has blasted social media for "ripping society apart".

US regulator halts Munchee digital-token sale
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 13:06:46 GMT - The SEC halts an initial coin offering and warns consumers of the dangers of crypto-currency investment.

Facebook to overhaul Irish tax scheme
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 15:54:34 GMT - The advertising giant is to change its tax arrangements in about 30 countries after a similar move in the UK.

PubG creator says games need 'better protection' from copycat titles
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 12:46:35 GMT - The man who created Player Unknown's Battlegrounds talks to Radio 1's Gaming Show about the problem of developers copying ideas.

Apple Shazam: Why is the US company buying the music app?
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 17:09:08 GMT - Rivalry against Spotify and augmented reality ambitions are two possible reasons for the takeover.

HP laptops found to have hidden keylogger
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 11:27:19 GMT - A researcher finds more than 460 models have the hidden software pre-installed.

Facebook: Jokes 'no excuse' for harassment
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 13:50:55 GMT - Facebook shares its internal policy for dealing with harassment.

It's time to 'embrace an android' says Labour's deputy leader
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 13:59:11 GMT - Robots can "set us free" by taking over routine everyday tasks says Labour's deputy Tom Watson.

German spy agency warns of Chinese LinkedIn espionage
Sun, 10 Dec 2017 22:55:54 GMT - Germany's spy agency says China is using the site to gather information on politicians.

Bitcoin futures trading begins on CBOE exchange in Chicago
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 11:39:44 GMT - Bitcoin rises 17% to above $18,000 on its futures debut, a move seen as legitimising the currency.

Calls for Twitch to police 'sexual streaming'
Sat, 09 Dec 2017 09:37:43 GMT - The game streaming site has been criticised for tolerating a growing number of 'sexual streamers'

Apple 'to buy Shazam for $400m'
Sun, 10 Dec 2017 10:07:41 GMT - The music recognition app already makes most of its money by referring music buyers to Apple's iTunes.

Uber settles defamation lawsuit filed by Indian rape victim
Sat, 09 Dec 2017 10:11:37 GMT - A woman raped by a driver in Delhi says executives got her medical records after doubting her story.

Bitcoin: 'I'm part of a crazy wave'
Fri, 08 Dec 2017 22:05:54 GMT - Three people share their experiences of buying Bitcoin.

Apple HomeKit flaw left smart gadgets vulnerable
Fri, 08 Dec 2017 13:18:35 GMT - The company has fixed a flaw in its HomeKit that let unauthorised people control smart home gadgets.

Spotify and Tencent Music buy stake in each other
Fri, 08 Dec 2017 18:27:58 GMT - Two of the world's most popular online music streaming services are buying shares in one another.

NI town 'has UK's fastest runners'
Fri, 08 Dec 2017 13:39:46 GMT - Fitness app Strava analysed 24.7m runs and 31m bike rides logged across the UK this year.

Legend of Zelda: wins big at the Game Awards
Fri, 08 Dec 2017 12:59:48 GMT - There was also a major reveal for Hideo Kojima's highly anticipated game Death Stranding.

Pupils design app to encourage children to go outdoors
Fri, 08 Dec 2017 11:40:36 GMT - The two high school students' Envirocache encourages youngsters to go on nature treasure hunts.

San Francisco to restrict goods delivery robots
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 11:15:33 GMT - The city is concerned about the safety of pedestrians if there are also many robots on the pavements.

Uber's licence suspended in Sheffield
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 17:03:19 GMT - The taxi app firm failed to respond to official requests about its management, the city council says.

DanTDM named richest YouTuber of 2017 after making £12.3m
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 15:01:03 GMT - UK YouTuber Daniel Middleton, who goes by DanTDM, earned the most money this year, according to Forbes.

Steam stops accepting payments in bitcoins
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 12:19:02 GMT - The currency is currently too "volatile" to be a good option for customers, the gaming service says.

Doncaster man, 71, sentenced in 'revenge porn' case
Tue, 05 Dec 2017 14:45:03 GMT - Rikki Chew admitted two offences of disclosing a private photo with intent to cause distress.

Google's 'superhuman' DeepMind AI claims chess crown
Wed, 06 Dec 2017 18:55:58 GMT - An algorithm developed by the DeepMind team claims victory against a world-beating AI chess program.

Google Amazon row leads to restricted YouTube access
Wed, 06 Dec 2017 12:44:33 GMT - Google plans to stop Amazon's Fire TV devices being able to use YouTube from the start of 2018.

Bitcoin breaks through the $16,000 mark
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 16:21:30 GMT - The digital currency has seen its value more than double in the last month in a volatile journey.

Luxury good-makers win fight over online sales bans
Wed, 06 Dec 2017 18:59:36 GMT - The European Court of Justice says luxury firms have the right to restrict online sales to protect their brands.

Sad poop emoji gets flushed after row
Wed, 06 Dec 2017 12:20:18 GMT - Plans to introduce a "frowning pile of poo" emoji are flushed from the latest proposals.

PM's internet safety adviser urges end to password sharing
Wed, 06 Dec 2017 14:54:05 GMT - Baroness Shields says that MPs should not be sharing passwords with their staff.

Nintendo games to appear on rival console
Wed, 06 Dec 2017 13:51:10 GMT - Chinese gamers will be able to play a selection of Wii games on the Nvidia Shield.

Australian stock exchange to move to blockchain
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 07:10:00 GMT - The Australian Securities Exchange says it is the first global market to switch to the technology.

Will tech firms challenge China's 'open' internet?
Wed, 06 Dec 2017 04:58:41 GMT - Big names like Apple and Facebook were talking about China's internet in Wuzhen this week.

'One-third of teenage girls sexually harassed online'
Wed, 06 Dec 2017 00:42:06 GMT - A report from charity Childnet has found that one in 10 teens reports receiving threats of sexual violence.

CryptoKitties craze slows down transactions on Ethereum
Tue, 05 Dec 2017 16:45:44 GMT - A new craze for "crypto-collectibles" slows down transactions on the popular blockchain.

Millions caught in virtual keyboard app data breach
Tue, 05 Dec 2017 17:45:42 GMT - Researchers claim to have found millions of customer names, phone numbers and keystroke activity.

Dolby estate gives Cambridge University Cavendish lab £85m
Wed, 06 Dec 2017 02:47:15 GMT - The donation comes from the estate of famed sound pioneer and Cambridge PhD student Ray Dolby.

Nissan to trial robo-taxis in Japan
Tue, 05 Dec 2017 12:24:24 GMT - Self-drive taxis will be tested in Japan next spring and could be on the roads by early 2020s.

Jeremy Hunt hits out at Facebook kids' app
Tue, 05 Dec 2017 18:05:43 GMT - The health secretary told the social network to "stay away from my kids" with its app for under-13s.

BBC to help students identify 'fake news'
Wed, 06 Dec 2017 10:16:01 GMT - Kamal Ahmed and Tina Daheley are among BBC journalists who will take part in events targeted at pupils.

Two Singapore 'Airbnb hosts' charged for illegal home stays
Wed, 06 Dec 2017 06:09:41 GMT - The case is the first of its kind since Singapore introduced new laws regulating home sharing in June.

Blue Planet II comes to iPlayer in 4K HDR
Tue, 05 Dec 2017 00:10:03 GMT - The BBC will stream its first programme in ultra-high definition and high dynamic range colour.

Drone collisions 'worse than bird strikes for planes'
Tue, 05 Dec 2017 16:09:24 GMT - A US study has offered a comprehensive look at the damage a drone colliding with an aeroplane could do.

Google pledges 10,000 staff to tackle extremist content
Tue, 05 Dec 2017 04:53:50 GMT - YouTube's CEO says some users are exploiting the Google-owned website to "mislead or even harm".

Child exploitation: Live streaming an 'urgent' threat
Tue, 05 Dec 2017 09:29:28 GMT - Sex offenders learn how young people communicate online and use this to abuse them, police say.

Electric black cabs hit London's roads
Tue, 05 Dec 2017 12:48:51 GMT - The new cab costs £55,599 up from £45,000 for the newest petrol equivalent.

UK government mulls Bitcoin regulation
Mon, 04 Dec 2017 13:58:33 GMT - The crypto-currency remains popular with criminals, the police have warned.

Beyonce 'unlikely' to use burner email
Mon, 04 Dec 2017 16:41:34 GMT - The claim was made half in jest by Ed Sheeran during a media interview.

Privacy regulator warns MPs over shared passwords
Mon, 04 Dec 2017 13:29:40 GMT - The Information Commissioner's Office says it is making enquiries about MPs giving staff their logins.

Apple Mac security issue may reoccur
Mon, 04 Dec 2017 12:17:10 GMT - Mac owners who upgraded to remove a serious security bug may still be vulnerable to the loophole.

Facebook creates 800 jobs as it opens new London office
Mon, 04 Dec 2017 01:02:43 GMT - US social media giant says 2,300 people will work for the company in the UK by the end of 2018.

Facebook wants to mentor small UK firms at its new London headquarters
Mon, 04 Dec 2017 16:52:44 GMT - Newsbeat gets a tour of the new Facebook HQ as they launch their mentoring scheme for small businesses.

Venezuela unveils virtual currency amid economic crisis
Sun, 03 Dec 2017 23:36:51 GMT - President Maduro says the Petro crypto-currency will be backed by the country's oil and gas wealth.

Barclays axes free Kaspersky product as a 'precaution'
Sat, 02 Dec 2017 16:03:48 GMT - The bank emailed 290,000 customers on Saturday following warnings about Russian security software.

Facebook and Google targeted in Australian media probe
Mon, 04 Dec 2017 05:42:33 GMT - The inquiry will examine whether the disruption by digital platforms has harmed media consumers.

'Snoopers' charter' changes put forward
Fri, 01 Dec 2017 13:07:25 GMT - The government says it accepts the Investigatory Powers Act is "inconsistent with EU law".

What is net neutrality and how could it affect you?
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 00:31:04 GMT - This week the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will decide on whether to repeal an Obama-era law that protects "net neutrality".

What do you know about net neutrality?
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 01:52:08 GMT - The FCC is expected to vote to overturn Obama-era laws relating to net neutrality. We asked people in Washington what they thought about that.

The apps helping keep Rio safe
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:10:20 GMT - How data is being used to help monitor crime in Rio de Janeiro.

DanTDM: 2017's richest YouTuber on responsibility to young fans
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:56:41 GMT - DanTDM became successful by streaming videos of himself playing Pokemon and Minecraft.

Drone smugglers caught on camera
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 13:07:39 GMT - The Ministry of Justice has released footage of a gang caught using a drone to deliver contraband to prisons.

The children whose gaming turns to gambling
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 01:15:17 GMT - Skin betting websites let players gamble with virtual items from online games as currency.

Priyanka Chopra sparks Twitter search for most unread emails
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 13:07:48 GMT - A photo of Bollywood star's 250,000-plus unread emails sparks a search for the most bloated inbox online.

Now That's What I Call Music albums dominated iTunes in 2017
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 13:58:37 GMT - The long-running compilation series produced four of the biggest-selling albums of the year.

OnePlus: Inside its smartphone factory
Thu, 23 Nov 2017 10:03:21 GMT - Click gets exclusive access to a factory in Shenzhen to see how the new OnePlus 5T phone is made.

Simulator trains teachers to deal with mass shootings
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:35:14 GMT - In the last four years there have been more than 200 school shootings in the United States.

Baidu's voice-controlled smart speaker and other news
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:20:25 GMT - BBC Click's Nick Kwek looks at some of the best of the week's technology news stories.

CAST studies how robots could work better with people
Thu, 16 Nov 2017 00:45:34 GMT - A new research lab is looking to find the best ways to train robots to work with people.

Origami muscles
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 00:18:09 GMT - The artificial muscles can be programmed with a range of motions including twisting and rotation.

Care for all
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 00:14:41 GMT - These are the choices faced by many families living in Kenya's slums. Could technology help?

Chat and pay
Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:45:44 GMT - People are paying friends, family and firms through their social media apps.

Look at me
Wed, 06 Dec 2017 00:37:29 GMT - Live streaming in Asia has boomed thanks to a massive youth market who spend big through mobile apps.

Hola mundo
Wed, 06 Dec 2017 00:33:26 GMT - Babbel, one of the world's most popular language learning websites, was set up by friends after one of them wanted to learn Spanish.

Dangerous milk
Tue, 05 Dec 2017 00:13:03 GMT - The tech tackling fake baby formula, dodgy drugs, conflict diamonds and fishy fish.

Powering up
Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:01:18 GMT - They won't give you superhuman strength, but exoskeletons are making physical tasks easier.

Is Apple getting sloppy?
Wed, 29 Nov 2017 17:12:22 GMT - A security bug in the new Mac operating system has raised concerns that the firm's standards are slipping.

Super vision
Tue, 28 Nov 2017 00:16:13 GMT - Imagine pointing your phone's camera at any object and being given useful information about it.

Help is on its way!
Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:03:59 GMT - Not every country has a single number to call in an emergency. One start-up is trying to change that.

Can't write code?
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:40:13 GMT - After creating her own app without knowing how to programme, Tara Reed is teaching others to do the same.

Disability sport: Prosthetic feet help amputees snowboard
Wed, 06 Dec 2017 00:43:27 GMT - Reporter Kat Hawkins tried out prosthetic feet designed for skiing and snowboarding.

Google Pixel Buds language translation tested
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 15:29:04 GMT - Rory puts Google's language translating headphones through their paces, with varying results.

Tencent: Inside the company's new AI lab
Sat, 25 Nov 2017 01:06:11 GMT - China's biggest social media company is developing new apps which use artificial intelligence.

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Tech News (Reuters)

T-Mobile to launch TV service in 2018, buy Layer3 TV
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 18:09:11 -0500 - NEW YORK (Reuters) - T-Mobile US Inc said on Wednesday that it would launch a new streaming television service next year after buying startup Layer3 TV for an undisclosed amount.

Finisar deal helps Apple block rivals' path to AR features
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 20:21:22 -0500 - SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple Inc's $390 million deal with chip supplier Finisar Corp announced on Wednesday helps lock in the supply of a component that Apple believes will play a big role in its future products by bolstering augmented reality features.

Trump administration calls for government IT to adopt cloud services
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 14:26:39 -0500 - WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House said Wednesday the U.S. government needs a major overhaul of information technology systems and should take steps to better protect data and accelerate efforts to use cloud-based technology.

France proposes age-of-consent rule for Facebook users
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 14:39:42 -0500 - PARIS (Reuters) - All French children under the age of 16 will have to seek parental approval to open an account on Facebook or any other social network under draft legislation presented on Wednesday.

Bitcoin fever exposes crypto-market frailties
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 11:02:03 -0500 - LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - As bitcoin raced to another record high on Tuesday, one of the biggest providers of digital currency wallets, Coinbase, went down under the weight of traffic, leaving many of its more than 10 million customers unable to access their funds.

Three U.S. men plead guilty to crimes tied to 2016 botnet attacks
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:44:10 -0500 - (Reuters) - A former Rutgers University student and two other men pleaded guilty to computer crimes related to the creation, sale and use of the Mirai botnet, a network of infected electronics equipment used to knock major websites offline in massive 2016 cyber attacks.

In major shift, Rakuten plots to become Japan's No. 4 wireless carrier
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 00:29:15 -0500 - TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese e-commerce firm Rakuten Inc said it would apply for a 4G mobile license, aiming to become the country's fourth major wireless carrier in a strategic shift that had analysts warning of an uphill battle to gain customers.

Mexican authorities warn cryptocurrency offerings could be a crime
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 19:19:12 -0500 - MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's finance ministry and central bank warned on Wednesday that cryptocurrencies were risky investments and said fundraising programs known as initial coin offerings (ICOs) could potentially violate Mexican financial law.

Toyota, Panasonic consider joint development of EV batteries
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 09:08:34 -0500 - TOKYO (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp is considering making batteries for electric vehicles (EV) with Panasonic Corp , as it ramps up battery development to help meet its goal for green cars to comprise half of global sales by 2030.

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Study details the physics of a café latte
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 17:13:52 -0500 - New research by scientists sat Princeton University has revealed the physics underlying the delicious layers of a café latte.

Sea levels will rise, but scientists not sure how high
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:32:18 -0500 - According to new research, scientists aren't sure how much ocean levels will rise by the end of the century and probably won't know for a few decades.

Lasers could soon trigger fusion energy, researchers predict
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 14:06:19 -0500 - Laser-driven fusion energy is a realistic goal and one within reach, according to a new paper published this week in the journal Laser and Particle Beams.

Ceres' bright spots suggest the dwarf planet is geologically active
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 11:23:58 -0500 - New observations and analysis of the hundreds of bright spots on Ceres surface suggest the dwarf planet is a dynamic, geologically active place.

Geminid meteor shower to peak overnight Wednesday
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 09:10:16 -0500 - Prepare to be wowed -- and cold. The Geminid meteor shower peaks tonight, as temperatures dip across much of the United States.

Hubble reveals star cluster Messier 79 doing snow globe impression
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 16:34:18 -0500 - A Hubble Space Telescope image features the star cluster Messier 79 doing its best snow globe imitation. The mass of stars is a 'globular' cluster, after all.

New maps reveal shrinking wilderness around the globe
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 15:57:24 -0500 - New maps reveal the scope of the challenge facing wilderness conservationists.

Prehistoric ticks drank dino blood 100 million years ago
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 13:36:21 -0500 - Newly unearthed amber fossils have proven prehistoric ticks were feeding on feathered dinosaurs 100 million years ago.

Genome reveals secrets of Tasmanian tiger's extinction
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 10:51:49 -0500 - Scientists have sequenced the Tasmanian tiger's genome, offering new insights into the species' demise.

Juno data offers new insights into Jupiter's Great Red Spot
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 09:33:13 -0500 - Fresh analysis of data collected by NASA's Juno probe suggests Jupiter's Great Red Spot extends beneath the gas giant's clouds.

Rocket Lab's New Zealand rocket launch scrubbed again
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 16:40:46 -0500 - Aerospace startup company Rocket Lab has once again postponed the launch of its Electron rocket.

New study explains why meteors explode from the inside before reaching Earth
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 15:19:23 -0500 - New research suggests high-pressure air forces its way inside meteors and explodes them from the inside.

Reproductive success best predictor for bear, dolphin population forecasting
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 14:24:08 -0500 - New research shows reproductive success, not survival rates, is the most important factor for predicting the longterm population health of slow-growing species.

Scientists discover new form of matter, excitonium
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:21:41 -0500 - Scientists at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have for the first time proven the existence of excitonium -- a new form of matter.

Genetic survey of rats could help New York curb the rodent population
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 11:03:21 -0500 - For the first time, scientists are getting a big-picture sense of how rats live, move and interact in New York City. The details lie in their genetic code.

Nuclear technology helps scientists study Australia's prehistoric ecosystems
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 09:55:50 -0500 - With the help of nuclear technology, scientists in Australia have begun to unlock the secrets of prehistoric fossilized tree resin.

Google honors physicist Max Born with new Doodle
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 06:42:07 -0500 - Google is celebrating what would have been the 135th birthday of German physicist and mathematician Max Born with a new Doodle.

Speedy cockroaches help researchers train robots to walk
Fri, 08 Dec 2017 13:01:43 -0500 - Scientists have identified a shift in the gaits of speedy cockroaches as the insects kick it into high gear. The discovery could inspire more efficient robots.

Tiny ocean creatures can shred a plastic bag into 1.75 million pieces
Fri, 08 Dec 2017 11:24:45 -0500 - The ocean's miniature inhabitants can shred a small plastic bag into 1.75 million microscopic fragments, according to a news study.

Scientists revamp 'Out of Africa' model of early human migration
Fri, 08 Dec 2017 09:37:17 -0500 - As a new survey of research on early human evolution and migration confirms, humans left Africa in waves, not in a single exodus.

Google honors scientist Jan Ingenhousz with new Doodle
Fri, 08 Dec 2017 06:33:26 -0500 - Google is celebrating what would have been the 287th birthday of Dutch scientist Jan Ingenhousz with a new Doodle.

Rocket Lab to launch rocket from New Zealand
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 16:34:07 -0500 - Aerospace startup company Rocket Lab is set to launch its Electron rocket for the second time on Friday night.

Simple evaluation could help choose therapy or medication for anxiety treatment
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 15:28:10 -0500 - A short and simple evaluation can help doctors determine whether a patient with anxiety will respond best to medication or talk therapy.

530 million-year-old fossil is likely world's oldest eye
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 14:29:19 -0500 - Scientists at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland believe they've found the world's oldest eye.

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