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Science & Technology

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Observatory Corner: Sept. 26

Calvin College’s observatory will be open from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. this week. There is a possibility of clouds on Tuesd...

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Grand River cleanup event raises watershed pollution awareness

About 900 west Michigan residents combed around 30 miles of the Grand River and its tributaries’s banks last Saturday ...

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2013 Ig Nobel Prizes awarded for absurd achievements

The 2013 Ig Nobel prize winners were announced Thursday, Sept. 12 at Harvard University. Each year the magazine “T...

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Apple introduces new iPhones at California event

Apple Inc. introduced two new iPhone models at an event designed to showcase the next generation of its mobile phone har...

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Exploration finds cryptocurrency mining on campus infeasible

Nathan Menkveld, a senior computer science major, had an idea to harness Calvin’s computing power to generate extr...

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Microsoft announces $7.2 billion purchase of Nokia phones, patent

Redmond, meet Espoo. Microsoft announced a $7.17 billion purchase of Finnish telecom corporation Nokia’s Devices a...

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Nintendo announces 3DS without 3D

On Aug. 28, 2013, Nintendo, the famed Japanese game developer responsible for creating Mario, “Pokemon” and numerous...

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Google transparency report reveals rising removal requests

With the growth of the Internet world wide, it is commonly thought that whether legally or illegally everything is avail...

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iTunes marks ten years of changing the way we listen to music

Birthdays are curious occasions at their best, but when their context is the technology industry, they seem even strange...

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Researchers track ants, discover formic careers

When it comes to workforce patterns and habits, it seems that human beings aren’t unique in our stir-craziness and “...