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Hydroponic Histrionics? Organic Purists Assail Designation

Felix Gray: Computer Glasses for a New Generation

By Lisa Rathke |
Can you call a tomato grown in a nutrient solution instead of dirt "organic"? Some purists don't think so.

FDA Clears Nerve Stimulator to Aid Recovery from Opioids

FDA Clears Nerve Stimulator to Aid Recovery from Opioids

Nov 19
U.S. health authorities have cleared a brain-stimulating device for patients suffering from debilitating withdrawal symptoms caused by addiction to heroin and other opioids.

U.S. Health Agency to Crack Down on Risky Stem Cell Offerings

U.S. Health Agency to Crack Down on Risky Stem Cell Offerings

By Matthew Perrone | Nov 19
U.S. health authorities announced plans Thursday to crack down on doctors pushing stem cell procedures that pose the gravest risks to patients amid an effort to police a burgeoning medical field that previously has received little oversight.

Phone Companies Get New Tools to Block Spam Calls

Phone Companies Get New Tools to Block Spam Calls

By Tali Arbel | Nov 19
Rules adopted Thursday by the Federal Communications Commission represent the latest tools against robocalls, which pester consumers, sometimes multiple times each day, and often push scams.

Theme Park Expo Offers Preview of What's New for 2018

Theme Park Expo Offers Preview of What's New for 2018

By Terrance Harris | Nov 19
This year's theme park expo in Orlando, Florida, features the latest products, technology and trends in rides and the next big food items, all of which could be coming to an amusement park near you as early as the summer of 2018.

Tech Experts Doubt AI-Reliant 'Extreme Vetting' Plan

Tech Experts Doubt AI-Reliant 'Extreme Vetting' Plan

By Matt O'Brien | Nov 18
Leading researchers castigated a federal plan that would use artificial intelligence methods to scrutinize immigrants and visa applicants, saying it is unworkable as written and likely to be "inaccurate and biased" if deployed.