Lori Hippelheuser

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Target preparing to take on iTunes with 'Target Ticket' video-on-demand

Sure, you can already rent and buy movies from a myriad of video-on-demand services, but that's not stopping Target from getting in the game. After several months of internal tests, the retailer is preparing to introduce Target Ticket to consumers. <i>TechCrunch</i> reports that company employees — who …

Watch a Trailer for the Documentary GMO OMG

Filmmaker <b>Jeremy Seifert</b> digs deep into the current controversy surrounding GMOs (genetically modified organisms) and their stronghold on the American agricultural system. The resulting documentary, lightheartedly called <b>GMO OMG</b>, promises a look at the "encroaching darkness of unknown health and …

Full speed ahead for Manziel ... after a half

It’s pretty obvious by now that the NCAA never really had anything on Johnny Manziel.<p>He might have signed thousands of autographs for a number of …

Surgeon livestreams operation using Google Glass

Google Glass has made its way to the OR. A surgeon from Ohio State University's Wexner Medical Center donned the new headset during a routine surgery last week, and streamed point-of-view footage live to a group of students on the other side of town. "I can start to appreciate the connectivity it …

Astronomers Identify Oldest Solar Twin

Astronomers have identified the oldest solar twin using ESO's Very Large Telescope. HIP 102152 is located 250 light-years from Earth. The …

Element 115 Could Be Near Elusive 'Island Of Stability'

Researchers in Sweden have confirmed the existence of element 115. It sticks around for a surprisingly long time. Scientists believe it may bring them closer to the mythical "island of stability" a whole slew of super-heavy elements that could last for days or even years.<p>Transcript<p>ROBERT SIEGEL, …

Chemistry

Brain-to-brain communication is not a conversation killer

Researchers at the University of Washington claim to have made a scientific breakthough. The only problem is that it's still much easier to talk to someone<p>It's a milestone breakthrough you would think came straight from science fiction, but a recent study conducted by the University of Washington …

Scientists grow tiny brain 'organoids' for study

The blobs mimic the anatomy of developing human brains, allowing researchers to study a 3-D model.<p>August 28, 2013|By Eryn Brown<p>Using stem cells, scientists have grown human "brain organoids"… (Madeline A. Lancaster )<p>Scientists have figured out how to grow human stem cells into "cerebral organoids" …

Biotechnology