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House of Lords committee calls for fracking to be 'national priority'

The committee says it has investigated concerns over water use and methane leak but does not believe they present serious risk<p>A House of Lords committee has urged changes in the law to fast-track fracking and ensure property owners cannot delay drilling under their land.<p>The economic affairs …

World's Smallest 3D-Printing Pen Lets You Doodle in the Air

The wonderful world of 3D printing just got a whole lot more accessible and portable with the development of the LIX 3D Pen. Touted as the world's smallest 3d-printing pen, the LIX lets you doodle in the air without any paper. After plugging it into a USB port and turning it on, the pen takes less …

3D Printing

The 'Drinkable Book' Could Save Millions Of Lives. You'll Be In Innovative Awe When You See What It Does.

The ‘Drinkable Book,’ a project sponsored by WATERisLIFE, is one of the most genius ideas we’ve seen to date.<p>It looks like a book on the outside, and …

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The best science and technology pictures of the week

The most impressive images this week from science, tech and health, including amazing air displays and nature at its most breathtaking.<p><b>More galleries</b><p>Frightening lightning and dust storms<p>Plane trails and tadpole stars<p>Volcanic plumes and home-made tanks<p>Foggy landings and robot tackles<p>Space suit test …

Photos

This Week in Review: The FCC defends its plan, and Facebook’s (sort of) privacy concession

Plus: Questions about Twitter’s growth, inside the White House press corps, and the rest of the week’s news in journalism and tech.<p><b>This week’s essential reads</b>: If you’re in a hurry, read Bill Keller and Marcus Brauchli’s interview with Politico on the state of the news industry, Adrienne LaFrance …

'Amazing Spider-Man 2': What's the verdict?

"The Amazing Spider-Man 2" might not be so amazing, judging from some early reviews of the anticipated May 2 sequel.<p>The Marc Webb-directed feature again stars Brit actor Andrew Garfield as the web-slinging Spider-Man and his girlfriend, Emma Stone, as on-screen love interest Gwen Stacy.<p>A sequel to …

LeapFrog's latest gadget for kids is a Tamagotchi-Fitbit mashup

Look, we get it: wearable tech is big business these days. We also get that childhood obesity is a serious problem. That's why it's literally no surprise that the folks at LeapFrog are jumping on the nascent child wearables bandwagon with the LeapBand: an unholy combination of a Fitbit and a …

Stanley McChrystal: The military case for sharing knowledge

Evgeni Malkin opens scoring with a no-look backhander

Evgeni Malkin doesn't even need to be looking at the net when he scores.<p>During their first five playoff games, Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby were having a hard time getting their shots to the back of the net, and it was starting to become a pretty big story.<p>Lately, that has not been as much of a …

Pakistan 'blasphemy lawyer' shot dead in Multan office

<b>Gunmen in the Pakistani city of Multan have shot dead a lawyer defending a university lecturer accused of blasphemy, police and officials say.</b><p>Police said that Rashid Rehman was sitting in his office when he was shot. Two of his assistants were injured.<p>Allegations of blasphemy against Islam are …

Extremism

Islamic militant attack in Nigeria kills hundreds

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Islamic militants who have triggered international outrage over the kidnapping of more than 270 Nigerian schoolgirls opened …

Heat Wave Grips American Plains, South

As the White House warns of rising temperatures and far-reaching effects of climate change, millions throughout the Southeast and Plains are in the grip of high temperatures pushing toward triple digits.<p>Records are in danger Wednesday from Lincoln, Neb., to Charleston, S.C. Many cities will see …

Heat Waves