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Should we be afraid of a cybernetic takeover? A scientist working on AI reflects on the technology's promise – and what could go wrong
The former Vice President writes on promising technologies that will help the world phase out fossil fuels, and says the will to change social behaviors (such as relying on polluting energy sources) is itself a renewable resource
Preview: In interview with "Sunday Morning" former vice president talks about challenges of combating climate change deniers and Trump administration's controversies
"If you make a mistake in virtual reality you don't get hurt, no one else gets hurt, and you learn"
Civil rights advocates say police Facebook posts about suspects often amount to public shaming of people who have not been convicted
Amazon is reportedly considering giving transcripts of Alexa's audio recordings to third-party app developers
Millions of Americans use voice-activated digital devices like Amazon Echo with the Alexa personal assistant, but the growing trend also raises privacy concerns. According to a report on the tech news website, "The Information," Amazon is considering giving transcripts of Alexa's audio recording to third-party app developers. Show More Summary
At least 800 "rehabilitators" spring up around the country to try to redress plummeting population levels
An alleged arsonist's version of events is being questioned because of his pacemaker data. Can your most personal tech be used against you?
The moon dust is the first example of Earth's satellite ever collected
Archaeologists have found valuable clues about how human life changed in the region over the course of millennia
Harvard scientists hope their molecular equivalent of an airplane "black box" could help unlock mysteries of human biology
Counting steps daily? A new study provides big-picture perspective on how you stack up on a global scale
Customers' names, addresses and PINs were left on a server that anyone could access, but Verizon says no one did
A Canadian man who had worked for years to free dozens of entangled whales was killed soon after helping cut one loose
A startup launched this week is trying to disrupt the grocery industry. Brandless sells items ranging from organic peanut butter and fluoride-free toothpaste to cooking knives -- and everything is $3. By cutting out supermarkets and traditional marketing, the company says it brings savings directly to customers. Show More Summary
Visa is offering some small businesses an incentive to get rid of cash altogether. The company's "cashless challenge" is offering 50 food service owners an award of up to $10,000 to upgrade their payment technology and grow their business. CBS News financial contributor Mellody Hobson joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss what a future without cash may look like.
Life has changed for 8-year-old Garrett Clark thanks to the "Fab Lab" at the University of Texas at Arlington
Some of the biggest tech companies, like Facebook and Google, are participating in the Net Neutrality Day of Action
NASA's Juno probe has sent back its first pictures of Jupiter's Great Red Spot from a close flyby Monday