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May 18, 2015 11:14 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
Inspired by origami, pocket-sized quadcopters could be self-deployed and snap to attention in disaster areas.
Apr 20, 2015 01:04 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
From the vantage point of a helicopter, Lake Michigan's tragic past becomes crystal clear. Continue reading →
Jan 17, 2015 08:20 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Humans have crossed four of nine 'planetary boundaries' that could render Earth less hospitable to life, reports a new study. Continue reading →
Dec 26, 2014 02:45 AM ET // AFP
The death toll is rising, but the number of new cases is slowing, says the World Health Organization.
Nov 4, 2014 11:47 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The remains of missing Indian waiter Russel Rebello are found, three years after the ship went aground. Continue reading →
Jul 23, 2014 11:58 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Pets were on board Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 that crashed last week, but why did the manifest list include 4 live pigeons? Continue reading →
Jul 21, 2014 06:30 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
The lightweight LuminAID solar light is designed for outdoor and emergency use. Continue reading →
Apr 23, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Paul Gabrielsen
Whether made of wood, brick or straw, buildings face various hazards during an eruption. Continue reading →
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