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Asimov’s Predictions Vs. Reality Today

Isaac Asimov, an author and professor of biochemistry at Boston U., wrote of the 1964 World’s Fair — which looked ahead to a world without thermonuclear war — and guessed what the world would be […]


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Conn. Man Charged With Impersonating One Direction Band Member To Entice Young Girls

A 45-year-old man in Connecticut is accused of posing as a member of the popular boy band One Direction to entice young girls into performing sex acts online.


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WATCH: Jeremy Lin Skypes With Once-Heartbroken Young Knicks Fan

Many fans were upset when the Knicks decided not to match Houston’s offer to Jeremy Lin. But for 5-year-old Naim, it was pure heartbreak.


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NYC Teacher Instructs Classes At 2 Schools 13 Miles Apart Using Skype

As the school year winds down, technology and its impact on how children are taught continues to move forward. An innovative new high school program has one teacher at the head of two classes at the same time.


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Skype Linking Classrooms Around The World

Reading, writing and now, connecting with other classrooms around the world through Skype, C-NET’s Kara Tsuboi reports on a newly-launched program that makes these connections possible.


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Long Island Yoga Instructor Uses Skype To Reach Seniors

Seniors in North Hempstead, Long Island have a new way to exercise.


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Couple Reunites With NJ Family After Escaping Libyan Unrest

Two Pennsylvnia natives have arrived back home to the U.S., and are now staying with friends in New Jersey, after narrowly escaping the chaos and unrest in Libya.


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Skype: The Cyber Age Answer To L.I. Custody Fight

It’s a rare, unconventional order from a divorce court judge. He is forcing a divorced couple to use “Skype” for the sake of the children.