Science & Technology

AP Photo/Koji Sasahara
April 23, 2018 - 10:18 pm
TOKYO (AP) — Robots that can weld, lift and bolt are being developed to help bridge labor shortages at Japanese construction sites, though their use will be limited to night shifts when no human workers will be nearby due to safety and regulatory concerns.
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April 20, 2018 - 2:02 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A committee of the Los Angeles City Council has approved an environmental review exemption for a tunnel that Elon Musk wants to dig to test a novel underground transportation system.
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NASA, ESA, STScI via AP
April 19, 2018 - 11:48 am
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA is marking the 28th anniversary of the Hubble Space Telescope's launch with a peek into a wild stellar nursery.
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April 18, 2018 - 9:08 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles should consider legal action against Waze over complaints that the traffic navigation app is recklessly guiding motorists off thoroughfares and into residential neighborhoods in search of shorter or quicker routes, a city council member said Tuesday.
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April 17, 2018 - 7:59 am
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's top mufti has issued a fatwa, or a religious decree, saying that buying Facebook "likes" is prohibited under Islam because it's a form of fraud and deception. Grand Mufti Shawki Allam regularly issues all sorts of fatwas, usually in response to questions by Muslims seeking...
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AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File
April 16, 2018 - 7:26 pm
Washington and London on Monday jointly accused the Russian government of maliciously targeting global internet equipment for political and economic espionage.
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NASA via AP
April 16, 2018 - 12:40 pm
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA's newest planet-hunting spacecraft is poised for a Monday evening launch from Cape Canaveral, Florida.
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AP Photo/Richard Drew, File
April 14, 2018 - 10:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — If you want to tailor a Facebook ad to a single user out of its universe of 2.2 billion, you could.
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ESA/DLR via AP
April 11, 2018 - 8:22 am
BERLIN (AP) — The European Space Agency plans to remotely update the software on its Mars Express probe to ensure the aging spacecraft remains stable.
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