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Physicists abuzz about possible new particle as CERN revs up

Physicists abuzz about possible new particle as CERN revs up

Four years after the Higgs boson, or "God particle," was confirmed, physicists are revved up with excitement as CERN's collider starts spinning again
Published: 05/02/16
Seeking a high-tech solution to make firearms safer

Seeking a high-tech solution to make firearms safer

Scion of legendary gun manufacturer seeking a high-tech solution to make firearms safer
Published: 05/02/16
Some of the gun safety features over time

Some of the gun safety features over time

Efforts to use "smart gun" technology to make firearms safer have been around for some time
Published: 05/02/16

LA sheriff official resigns after offensive emails revealed

The chief of staff to Los Angeles County Sheriff Jim McDonnell stepped down days after it was revealed he forwarded emails containing jokes mocking minorities, Muslims and women when he worked for Burbank police
Published: 05/01/16

College student starts business recycling dorm fridges

A college student appalled at the dorm furnishings his roommates were leaving behind his freshman year has started a booming business recycling mini refrigerators
Published: 05/01/16

Miami man accused of hacking frequent flyer accounts

Police say a Miami computer programmer hacked into the American Airlines accounts of travelers and stole $260,000 worth of frequent flyer miles
Published: 05/01/16

Engineering students compete for hybrid, electric car titles

Dartmouth College is launching its 10th annual Formula Hybrid Competition at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway
Published: 05/01/16

Schumer: Probe billboards using phone data to track shoppers

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer is asking the Federal Trade Commission to investigate an advertising technique that uses mobile phone data to learn about people who pass by billboards
Published: 05/01/16
From new to old, some of the gun safety features over time

From new to old, some of the gun safety features over time

Efforts to use "smart gun" technology to make firearms safer have been around for some time
Published: 05/01/16
James Bond meets Samuel Colt: Seeking to build a safer gun

James Bond meets Samuel Colt: Seeking to build a safer gun

The scion of a legendary gun manufacturer is among the pioneers seeking a high-tech solution to make firearms safer
Published: 05/01/16