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Thursday, January 30, 2014

C-3PO in Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith. (Lucasfilm)

A New Era of Robotics & Artificial Intelligence | With New Leader In Sight, Will Change Come to the NSA? | Dead Zebras May Hold the Key to Fighting Anthrax | Soup or Bowl Recipe Contest Countdown | Syria Drags Heels on Chemical Weapons Removal | Robots and Hollywood: Fact Vs. Ficiton

A New Era of Robotics & Artificial Intelligence

Last night, scientists, roboticists and ethicists gathered in New York City to discuss the very nature of robotic progression. As artificial intelligence makes a larger space within o...

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VOTE: Should The Boston Bombing Suspect Face the Death Penalty?

Federal prosecutors will seek the death penalty for alleged Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who is awaiting trial and has been charged with 30 counts, including killing thre...

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U.S. 'Deeply Concerned' as Syria Drags Its Heels on Chemical Weapons Removal

Last year, Syria agreed to eliminate its stockpile of chemical weapons, and now the regime's deadline to give up its entire arsenal is looming. To date, Syria has released less than 5...

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Dead Zebras May Hold the Key to Fighting Anthrax

While examining the carcasses of zebras that were killed by anthrax in Africa, Holly Ganz, a research scientist at the University of California in Davis, found a type of virus that ca...

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Soup or Bowl Recipe Contest Countdown

As the calendar moves closer to Super Bowl Sunday, The Takeaway is counting down to declare a winner in our Soup or Bowl game day recipe contest. We received so may recipes in our que...

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With New Leader, Will Change Come to the NSA?

National Security Agency director Keith Alexander is preapring to step down in March, and according to reports, President Barack Obama is interviewing Alexander's potential successor ...

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Robots and Hollywood: Fact Vs. Fiction

As scientists and technology companies begin developing robots and incorporating robotics technologies into our every day lives, will our Hollywood understanding ring true in reality?

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