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Reverence for Robots: Japanese Workers Treasure Automation

Reverence for Robots: Japanese Workers Treasure Automation

By Yuri Kageyama |
The debate over machines snatching jobs from people is muted in Japan, where birth rates have been sinking for decades, raising fears of a labor shortage.

Eclipse Eve: Millions Converge Across US to See Sun Go Dark

Eclipse Eve: Millions Converge Across US to See Sun Go Dark

By Marcia Dunn | Aug 20
Millions of Americans converged on a narrow corridor stretching from Oregon to South Carolina to watch the moon blot out the midday sun Monday for a wondrous couple of minutes in the first total solar eclipse to sweep coast to coast in 99 years.

AP Explains: Why Does A WWI General Merit A Trump Tweet?

AP Explains: Why Does A WWI General Merit A Trump Tweet?

Aug 20
President Donald Trump is being criticized once again for lauding the alleged tactics of Gen. John Pershing in dealing with Islamic extremists in the Philippines at the turn of the last century.

NASA, PBS Marking 40 Years Since Voyager Spacecraft Launches

NASA, PBS Marking 40 Years Since Voyager Spacecraft Launches

By Marcia Dunn | Aug 20
Forty years after blasting off, Earth's most distant ambassadors - the twin Voyager spacecraft - are carrying sounds and music of our planet ever deeper into the cosmos.

Tyson's Solar Eclipse Tip: Don't Video It, Experience It

Tyson's Solar Eclipse Tip: Don't Video It, Experience It

By Mariah Brown | Aug 20
Prominent astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson has a suggestion for anyone with a view of next week's solar eclipse: Put down your smartphone and take in the phenomenon yourself.

From Isaac Asimov to Aimee Mann, 'Robophobia' Plagues Humans

From Isaac Asimov to Aimee Mann, 'Robophobia' Plagues Humans

By Dan Sewell | Aug 20
From science fiction written by Isaac Asimov eight decades ago to "Dilbert" cartoons today, the relationship between robots and humans has long fascinated - and worried - people.