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Here’s Looking at You: A Race to Get More Eyes in Space

January 3, 2014 | 9:00 am

Here’s Looking at You: A Race to Get More Eyes in Space

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Microsatellite startups shake up an industry with high-quality, accessible, inexpensive images of earth.

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Advocates for City College of San Francisco In Court to Keep School Open

December 27, 2013 | 12:33 pm

Advocates for City College of San Francisco In Court to Keep School Open

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CCSF faculty and city officials try to persuade a judge to block disaccreditation of the college.

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Infographic Looks at Seminal Events in 2013 Social Media

December 26, 2013 | 11:41 pm

Infographic Looks at Seminal Events in 2013 Social Media

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What we shared: The Syrian government on Instagram, the Harlem Shake, and what did that fox say?

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Spare the Air, Visit Muir Woods on Christmas Day

December 25, 2013 | 6:00 am

Spare the Air, Visit Muir Woods on Christmas Day

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Instead of lighting a fire in your fireplace, because you can’t, head off to magnificent Muir Woods.

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Make It Special: Where to Help Out on Christmas Day

December 24, 2013 | 5:00 pm

Make It Special: Where to Help Out on Christmas Day

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Nothing to do on Christmas Day? Here’s where you can volunteer a few hours of your time.

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In Anti-Aging Breakthroughs, Scientists Reverse Aging in Mice, Worms

December 23, 2013 | 6:00 am

In Anti-Aging Breakthroughs, Scientists Reverse Aging in Mice, Worms

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Researchers’ recent findings may have big impact on our quest for eternal youth.

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No Stranger in the Night: Facial Recognition Comes to Google Glass

December 19, 2013 | 7:56 pm

No Stranger in the Night: Facial Recognition Comes to Google Glass

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New apps, not Google-approved, can scan a face and produce the personal profile that goes with it.

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Total Value of San Francisco-Area Homes Is Soaring

December 18, 2013 | 9:15 pm

Total Value of San Francisco-Area Homes Is Soaring

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Total value of homes in San Francisco and four surrounding counties is nearly $1 trillion.

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Scientists Get the Red-Carpet Treatment at Breakthrough Prizes

December 12, 2013 | 6:16 pm

Scientists Get the Red-Carpet Treatment at Breakthrough Prizes

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Star-studded event gives scientists celebrity status and spurs interest in life’s big questions.

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San Franciscans Can Now Shop Amazon — for Food

December 11, 2013 | 6:24 pm

San Franciscans Can Now Shop Amazon — for Food

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Internet retailer now delivers groceries — and anything else you could possibly think of.

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