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Stranded Sea Lion Pups Arrive in Northern California

Malnourished sea lion pups have started arriving in Northern California – by the vanload.<p>It’s a three-day, two-night trip for the weary mammalian …

New research suggests that Saturn's moons and rings date back 4 billion years ... Details here: http://bit.ly/YM804A Plus see Saturn near tonight's moon: http://bit.ly/XePiHK

The European Space Agency Has Made A Snap-Proof Super-Thin Space Tether

Aw, snap!<p>Electric solar sails use long metal tethers that conduct electricity and interact with solar wind ions and propel a spacecraft. Invented in 2006, the technology could allow us to sail through space cheaper and faster than ever before: One day, the European Union's ESAIL project could take …

Caffeine-Addicted Bacteria Die If You Give Them Decaf

Engineered E. coli could be used to clean caffeine-polluted waterways.<p>Caffeine. Like so many other wonderful compounds that provide a lift, buzz, high or other pleasant side effect, caffeine under certain circumstances is toxic. It's most certainly poisonous to humans in high amounts, but even …

Google is showing an abandoned Fukushima town through Street View. http://www.popsci.com/technology/article/2013-03/google-street-view-shows-abandoned-fukushima-prefecture-town?src=SOC&dom=fb

Scientists create transistor-like biological device

Scientists have used biological tissue to recreate one of the main components of a modern computer inside living cells.<p>The biological device behaves …

Verizon FiOS Is The Best Cable Bundle, Says Consumer Reports

Cable companies routinely score lower in customer satisfaction than almost any other consumer service, and a large part of that is the fact that most …

Mozilla Takes Aim At A Global Duopoly With Firefox OS And The Open Web

The giant Mobile World Congress trade show in Barcelona was drenched this year in orange, the official color of Firefox, the world’s second most popular Web browser. Its booth was swamped, and its harried pitchmen ran around in tangerine sneakers because this year Barcelona was a coming-out party …