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Rocket City, Alabama: Space History and An Eye on the Future
Devastating Toxic Algae Bloom Plagues Florida's Gulf Coast
Transgender Activism Group Adopts Lobster Emoji for Advocacy

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Devastating Toxic Algae Bloom Plagues Florida's Gulf Coast

Rocket City, Alabama: Space History and An Eye on the Future

By Tamara Lush |
A toxic algae bloom has overrun Florida's southern Gulf Coast this summer, devastating sea life and driving people from the water.

Devastating Toxic Algae Bloom Plagues Florida's Gulf Coast

Devastating Toxic Algae Bloom Plagues Florida's Gulf Coast

By Tamara Lush | Aug 14
A toxic algae bloom has overrun Florida's southern Gulf Coast this summer, devastating sea life and driving people from the water.

How to Find and Delete Where Google Knows You've Been

How to Find and Delete Where Google Knows You've Been

Aug 14
Even if you have "Location History" off, Google often stores your precise location . Here's how to delete those markers and some best-effort practices that keep your location as private as possible.

Multi-Gene Test May Detect Heart Disease Risk and More

Multi-Gene Test May Detect Heart Disease Risk and More

By Lauran Neergaard | Aug 14
Researchers say a new way of analyzing genetic test data may one day help identify people at high risk of a youthful heart attack in time to help.

Americans Spend Half Their Time Looking at Screens

Americans Spend Half Their Time Looking at Screens

Aug 14
A new study shows that Americans spend nearly half of their waking hours (42 percent) looking at a screen.

Transgender Activism Group Adopts Lobster Emoji for Advocacy

Transgender Activism Group Adopts Lobster Emoji for Advocacy

Aug 13
A transgender activism group is promoting use of Maine's lobster emoji while it rallies for an emoji to represent the transgender community.