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Scientists to explore an underwater world near Antarctica that's been hidden for 120,000 years

Tue, 2018-02-13 19:24

A team of scientists is heading to Antarctica this week to investigate a mysterious marine ecosystem that’s been hidden for tens of thousands of years.

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Miami could be underwater in your kid’s lifetime as sea level rise accelerates

Tue, 2018-02-13 16:33

At the current rate of melting, the world's seas will be at least 2 feet higher by the end of the century compared to today.

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iPhone Battery fix with iOS 11.3

Tue, 2018-02-13 16:21

Battery fix: Ed Baig shows off the Battery Health feature that is part of the iOS 11.3 software update. It will let you disable a feature that enables Apple to slow down older iPhones with weakened batteries.

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Study: Sea level rise is accelerating

Tue, 2018-02-13 16:07

Sea-levels are rising at an accelerating speed all around the world as ice sheets in Antarctica and Greenland melt. Veuer's Sam Berman has the full story.

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This LG is one of the best affordable dishwashers we've ever tested

Tue, 2018-02-13 15:19

With plenty of features, a stainless steel tub, and multiple cycle options, dishwashers don't get much better than the LG LDF5545ST for around $600.

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This HP is the fastest laptop we've ever tested

Tue, 2018-02-13 14:55

And we've tested A LOT of laptops

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Icahn wants Xerox to nix Fujifilm deal

Tue, 2018-02-13 14:54

Activist investors Carl Icahn and Darwin Deason urge shareholders to oppose $6 billion Xerox's plan to sell itself to Japan's Fujifilm. Aleksandra Michalska reports.

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These are the 7 best Amazon deals you can find right now

Tue, 2018-02-13 14:14

Amazon's best deals of Feb. 13 include big ticket items like the Casper mattress, ever-popular multi-cookers, and fun gifts like the best affordable instant camera.

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These GE washing machines have everything Americans want

Tue, 2018-02-13 13:57

GE Appliances says it knows exactly what Americans want in a washing machine, and just spent over $100 million to build it.

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Breaking up with Facebook: Users confess they're spending less time

Tue, 2018-02-13 13:05

Some are starting to question their always-on relationship with Facebook and say they’re scaling back how much time they spend there.

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YouTube not ready to kick out provocateur Logan Paul, CEO says

Tue, 2018-02-13 13:01

Susan Wojcicki speaks at Code Media conference.

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This big-screen Samsung TV is the lowest price we've ever seen

Tue, 2018-02-13 12:54

Use the coupon code "SAVE 150" to get an extra $150 off this curved Samsung TV—the lowest price we've ever seen—from P.C. Richard & Son.

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Study used DNA nanorobots to kill cancerous tumors

Tue, 2018-02-13 12:34

DNA nanorobot delivers a clotting agent to help destroy cancerous tumors, prevent future growth.

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New Messenger feature will make your relationship 'Facebook official'

Tue, 2018-02-13 12:28

Valentine's Day 2018 is fast approaching and Facebook Messenger is ready and waiting with new features for couples taking the plunge to publicly define their relationship. Buzz 60's Chandra Lanier has the story.

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Trump proposes to privatize International Space Station in 2025

Tue, 2018-02-13 12:08

The 2019 fiscal budget would have NASA turn over operations to commercial and/or international partners after 2024.

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Want a toy Tesla, like the one that launched with 'Starman'? eBay has them for $1,500

Tue, 2018-02-13 12:05

The toy Roadster was released in 2016 as part of Hot Wheels' Green Speed series, honoring speedy electric vehicles.

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NASA is thinking about sending a submarine into space

Tue, 2018-02-13 12:02

Probes and satellites are so passe, so NASA is upping the ante and thinking about sending a submarine into space.

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GM slowing operations in South Korea

Tue, 2018-02-13 10:36

General Motors says it's closing one of its four plants in South Korea and incurring an impairment charge as part of a restructuring of its money-losing business in Asia's fourth-biggest economy. Laura Frykberg reports.

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This premium laptop has a powerful battery at a great price

Tue, 2018-02-13 09:37

For under $2,000, the Asus ZenBook Pro UX550VE is one of the best laptop deals out there.

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Your makeup brushes are loaded with deadly bacteria—Here's how to wash them

Tue, 2018-02-13 09:31

No excuses, it's time to wash those brushes

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