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California is having one of driest dry spells in its history. The U.S. Forest Service has enlisted scientists at the University of California at Riverside to study what could happen when the hot summer winds take hold...
Thu, Apr 24, 2014 7:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
These days, many of us hold Congress in what you might call "minimum high regard." But there is one institution which Congress created more than two centuries ago that draws all kinds of praise. Happy Birthday, Library of Congress...
Thu, Apr 24, 2014 7:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
For some people, telling a lie may be an exciting experience. In fact, there's a name for it: "cheater's delight." But it turns out that most people respond better when they tell the truth, instead. How can that be, you ask?
Thu, Apr 24, 2014 7:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Over the last five years, the big beer conglomerates have decreased production by 10 percent, while craft beer - small, independent, traditional - is going through quite a renaissance, says our CBS News colleague Michelle Miller...
Thu, Apr 24, 2014 7:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
If you were to walk into a certain lab at Vanderbilt University, you might find researchers steering a thin robotic needle through a bowl of Jello. It's no game - they're using the Jello as a substitute for the human brain...
Wed, Apr 23, 2014 7:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source