A study estimates the ultimate effect of greenhouse gases on ice sheets, after the gases have persisted for hundreds of years.
A lawsuit disputes a new interpretation of the Patriot Act allowing routine, bulk collection of phone data by the NSA
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Intelligent dust particles embedded in the brain could form an entirely new form of brain-machine interface, say engineers
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Comparing electric and gas-powered versions of the same car show the environmental benefits of electric vehicles.
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