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Facebook Criticized For Showing A VR Shooting Game Demo At CPAC

Facebook apologized for and removed a virtual reality shooting game demo that it showed at the 2018 Conservative Political Action Conference.


1:01Man smokes an e-cigarette inside of a vape shop
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Some E-Cigarette Coils May Leach Lead, Other Toxins Into The Vapor

10:19A forest
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Trees Might Have Their Own Way Of Communicating

0:50Patient and doctor
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The CDC Says We're Still In The Middle Of Flu Season


States Refile Suits To Try To Block Net Neutrality Repeal

0:52Falcon9 rocket
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SpaceX Plans To Bring High-Speed Internet To Billions

1:16A protein called condensin is attached to DNA and is forming loops
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Watching DNA Go Loopy Shows How Cells Get Organized

1:17Two men participate in a memory test with a social worker
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Want To Keep Your Wits As You Get Older? Get Out And Socialize

1:33Cave art in Spain
C.D Standish, A.W.G. Pike and D.L. Hoffmann

Cave Art Shows Neanderthals Might've Thought Like Modern Humans

0:46Phone in front of the Twitter logo
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Some Twitter Users Aren't Happy About Its Crackdown On Spammers


Trees: The Original Social Network

1:58R2-D2 at the White House
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What Can 'Star Wars' Droids Teach Us About Building Better Robots?

0:40AT&T logo on a building
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These Are The First 3 Cities Where AT&T Will Roll Out 5G

0:51Kratom pills
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The CDC Says A Salmonella Outbreak Might Be Linked To Kratom

1:14Hands reaching into grocery cart
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Choosing A Low-Fat Vs. A Low-Carb Diet Doesn't Seem To Matter

0:46The Whole Foods logo adorns a cardboard box at a Whole Foods Market.
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Amazon Is Offering Another Whole Foods Perk To Prime Members

1:16A sheep stands in the snow
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A New Sheep-Human Hybrid Embryo Could Help Boost Organ Supplies

0:59Sir Richard Branson.
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India Could Have Its Own Hyperloop Soon, Thanks To Richard Branson

0:46SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket
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SpaceX Taking First Steps To Provide Internet To Anywhere In The World

0:43Kepler space telescope

Astronomers Find Nearly 100 New Exoplanets

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Certain Canned Dog Foods Recalled Due To Possible Drug Contamination

0:38A person cleaning
Elaine Smith

Women Who Clean A Lot Could Face Decreased Lung Function

1:26A worker watches a natural gas flare burn off
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Even With Loose CO2 Rules, The US Could Still Hit Paris Climate Goals

2:16Graphic of Facebook users.

Social Media Is Important For Politicians, But How Well Does It Work?

2:31Leo, 9 months, takes part in an experiment
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Think You're Smart? See What The Experts Say

1:13A woman rides her bike in front of a Google sign
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Why Google, The Company That Rules Web Ads, Will Soon Block Web Ads

1:17Smog in Shanghai
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Soap And Paint Can Be As Bad For The Air As Car Exhaust

2:35YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki gives keynote address.
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YouTube Says It Wants To Be 'Consistent' — It's Been Anything But That

1:20A participant sits with a laptop computer at the Chaos Communication Congress
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When It Comes To Cyberattacks, No Two Countries Use The Same Playbook

1:27Rendering of the Wide Field Infrared Survey Telescope

NASA Is Turning An Unused Spy Satellite Into Its Next Planet-Hunter

0:45Google HQ
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Google Chrome To Start Blocking Some Ads