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Scientists Are Closer Than Ever To Actually Locating The Higgs Boson Or ‘God’ Particle

The Higgs Boson or 'God' particle is the missing piece of the governing theory of the universes tiniest building blocks. Scientists have said they have "narrowed down the hiding spots" and even say "they are hot on its trail".

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Phoenix Mars Lander Arrives On Mars
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NASA Opportunity Rover Finds New Evidence Of Past Water On Mars

For the last eight years NASA's Opportunity Rover has been searching the Martian landscape for signs of water.  New evidence released today makes a convincing argument it was once there.

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Tech-Savvy 4-Year-Old Saves His Unconscious Grandpa with an iPhone [VIDEO]

Four-year-old Kanden Jones may not know the difference between taking a nap and blacking out, but he sure knows how to use an iPhone.

It was a guys’ day for the kid and his grandfather Carl Jones when the two were out deer hunting in the woods. When the worst happened — thankfully not a hunting disaster — Kanden was left with an unconscious grandpa.

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US Space Probe
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Voyager I Sailing In Cosmic Purgatory

Voyager I is now 11 billion miles from the sun and at the end of our solar system.  NASA calls the area cosmic purgatory.

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Too Many Drivers Eat, Text, Watch Videos and More Behind the Wheel — Survey of the Day

Buckle your seat belts, folks.

According to Harris Poll chairman Humphrey Taylor regarding a new survey, “The number of drivers who engage in potentially dangerous, in some cases extremely dangerous, behaviors while driving is terrifyingly high.”

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Computer Flashmob Aims To Create Super Computer
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Future Predicting Supercomputer Planned By European Union

Scientific leaders in the European Union are planning the Living Earth Simulator, a nervous system for the entire planet.

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Hedy Lamarr – 1930′s Actress Is The Inventor Of Wi-Fi, GPS & Cellphones

Hedy Lamarr is remembered as a stunning and amazing actress who was a legend in Hollywood's Golden Age. What they might not remember her for is the fact that she co-patented the technology that we use today in Wi-Fi, cell phones and even GPS.

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Wondering What Most Use the Internet for? Well, It’s Not That Exciting — Survey of the Day

Why did the average American go online? For no particular reason (Ba-dum-bum).

Although this may not become the newest joke anytime soon, it’s actually a true statement. According to a new report from the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project, 53 percent of 18- to 29-year-old Americans go online just for fun or to waste time. With 2,260 participating adults, it turns out that 58 percent of all adults go online for the same reason.

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Country Of Origin Labeling For Many Foods Takes Effect In The U.S
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Fruit Stickers That Are Fruit Cleaners; Dissolve In Water

What is one man's annoyance is another man's inspiration.  Yes, the woebegone fruit sticker has received a facelift.

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Verizon Outage In West Texas Due To Down Lines

If you are a customer of Verizon Wireless in the Texas Panhandle and surrounding areas, you probably noticed there was no service today. Down lines caused the outage from Amarillo to Lubbock and surrounding areas.

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