Adrian Becerra

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A Look At The Nastiest And Cleanest U.S. Beaches

America's Cleanest Swimming Spots<p>The Natural Resources Defense Council has collected data from beaches across the country. Here's a look at the some of the winners.<p>From California to the Great Lakes, persistent water pollution shows that no beach is an island when it comes to public health threats …

Babies Recognize Each Other's Moods, Study Says

Babies know when other babies are behaving badly. Now if only they could scold each other...<p>When I used to babysit my infant niece, I often panicked when she started to cry. Was she hungry? Tired? Cold? In need of a diaper change? I struggled to interpret her scrunched-up, tear-stained face. But it …

License Plate Readers Are Photographing You Everywhere

What are police departments doing with all that data?<p>In Northern California, law enforcement agencies are using license plate readers to build a giant database of publicly available personal information—all obtained legally, without warrants. In 2011 the Northern California Regional Intelligence …

The 5 Coolest New Features In Microsoft Windows 8.1

3-D printer support, hands-free operation, and all kinds of other features make Windows 8.1 more than a small update.<p>Windows 8.1, the first update to the wildly different new version of Microsoft's Windows 8 operating system, just arrived in beta. It's easy to download--easier than the new version …

Three-person IVF: UK government backs mitochondrial transfer

The government is to push ahead with plans that would allow doctors to prevent major childhood diseases by creating IVF babies that have genetic …