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California Offshore Oil Firms Hit with Nearly 400 Violations
Amazon Brings Fitting Room Home with Prime Wardrobe
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Amazon Brings Fitting Room Home with Prime Wardrobe

California Offshore Oil Firms Hit with Nearly 400 Violations

By Joseph Pisani |
Prime Wardrobe, which sends a box of fashions to try before you pay, basically bringing the fitting room home. It ships up to eight items and users are charged for whatever they do...

Study: Diamond from the Sky May Have Come from 'Lost Planet'

Study: Diamond from the Sky May Have Come from 'Lost Planet'

By Frank Jordans | Apr 19
Fragments of a meteorite that fell to Earth about a decade ago provide compelling evidence of a lost planet that once roamed our solar system, according to a study published Tuesday.

Designer Babies? Potentially Possible with Emerging Technology

Designer Babies? Potentially Possible with Emerging Technology

By Malcolm Ritter | Apr 19
So you want to have a baby. Scientists have shown that in mice, they can turn ordinary cells into sperm and eggs.

BuzzFeed Publishes Exposé on 'Gay Sex for Rent' Facebook Groups

BuzzFeed Publishes Exposé on 'Gay Sex for Rent' Facebook Groups

Apr 18
BuzzFeed is publishing a multi-part report exposé exploring the way in which Facebook allegedly facilitates landlords offering young men rooms in exchange for sex.

Scientists Use River Model to Fight Erosion

Scientists Use River Model to Fight Erosion

Apr 18
Scientists working on ways to fight coastal land loss in Louisiana are using a $4 million model replica of the lower Mississippi River - to isolate the best areas to divert nutrient-rich river water and sediment into rapidly eroding marshes.

 Marijuana-Based Drug Gets Positive Review from U.S. Agency

Marijuana-Based Drug Gets Positive Review from U.S. Agency

By Matthew Perrone | Apr 18
U.S. health officials say a closely watched medicine made from the marijuana plant significantly reduces seizures in children with severe forms of epilepsy and warrants approval in the country.