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A couple sits under an umbrella in La Jolla, California on May 12, 2014. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said Friday that last month was the hottest since record keeping began in 1880. Photo by Mike Blake/Reuters Last month the...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioWILLIAM BRANGHAM:  Inna Simone is retired, a mother and grandmother from Russia who now lives outside of Boston.  Last November, her home computer started acting strangely. INNA SIMONE:  My computer was working...
An automated kitchen that will create up to 2,000 meals from scratch is slated to go on the market in 2017. One caveat: the robot cannot taste the food. Image courtesy of Moley Robotics. Earlier this week, attendees at the Hannover Messe industrial...
Nazi minister Joseph Goebbels (center) is seen in June of 1934. Goebbels’ estate is suing the publisher Random House over a book that used extensive excerpts from Goebbels’ copyrighted diaries. Credit: Photo12/UIG via Getty Images The...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioHARI SREENIVASAN: And now to Viewers Like You, you’re chance to comment on our work. Here’s what some of you had to say about last week’s signature segment from Hawaii, where some residents who...
A Snail Kite, one of Florida’s iconic breeding bird species, perches on a branch at J. W. Corbett Wildlife Management Area near West Palm Beach, Florida. Pres. Obama plans to celebrate Earth Day by visiting the Florida Everglades. Credit:...