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Tech Stocks Have Taken A Beating This Year, And The Effects Have Been Far-Reaching

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Bad Bunny onstage at the Latin Grammy Awards in November. Ethan Miller/Getty Images for LARAS hide caption

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In 2018, Streaming Services Helped Fuel A New Latin Explosion

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Author Of 'The New Childhood' Advises Parents: Don't Panic About Screen Time

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Cuba's Mobile Internet Access Is A Big Step, But It's Not Without Flaws

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What Asimov Predicted For 2019: Computerization And Lunar Life

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FCC Investigates Widespread CenturyLink Outage That Disrupted 911 Service

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The Unregulated Terrain Of Gene-Editing Technology

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Even for conventional medical treatments that are covered under most health insurance policies, the large copays and high deductibles have left many Americans with big bills, says a health economist, who sees the rise in medical fundraisers as worrisome. Roy Scott/Ikon Images/Getty Images hide caption

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Patients Are Turning To GoFundMe To Fill Health Insurance Gaps

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A moment from Embodied Labs' virtual reality video of Clay Crowder, a fictional 66-year-old man with incurable lung cancer. In this scene, Clay's family gathers around his bed, reassuring him that it's OK to let go of life. Embodied Labs hide caption

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A cubesat, like this briefcase-sized MarCO, was key to relaying telemetry during the recent InSight mission to Mars. It was the first time this kind of mini-spacecraft had flown into deep space. FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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What's Next For Tiny Satellites?

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At the restaurant Siren by Robert Wiedmaier, pastry chef Maddy Morrissey uses marigold as the base for a Japanese dessert served with nasturtium leaves, flower petals and pineapple sage shortbread. Brian McBride/RWRestaurant Group hide caption

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Google's 'Duplex' Could Be Your New Personal Assistant

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Bay Area-based Zoox Inc has received approval from California to transport passengers in its autonomous vehicles. It's the first permit handed out by the state as part of a pilot program for self-driving cars. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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