Science & Technology

Jeff Bezos
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May 10, 2019 - 6:56 am
Get ready to have your Amazon Prime order delivered to the moon . Okay, while that may be a ways away, Jeff Bezos did reveal his plans for space colonization on Thursday. The Amazon founder announced the design of his space company Blue Origins’ new lunar lander called Blue Moon. Today, our founder...
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Used plastic bottles for recycling.
May 09, 2019 - 1:54 pm
Researchers with the U.S. Department of Energy at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory have developed a plastic can be recycled an infinite amount of times.
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Garbage lines South Sunset Avenue in east San Jose.
Keith Menconi/KCBS Radio
May 08, 2019 - 10:51 am
Complaints of illegal trash dumping are surging in San Jose and city workers are having a hard time keeping up with the calls.
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Lockheed Martin lab in Palo Alto
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Matt Bigler
May 03, 2019 - 11:35 pm
If you're a Star Wars fan you probably know that today is May the 4th, the unofficial Star Wars day around the galaxy. While most of the technology in the beloved sci-fi series is far fetched, KCBS Radio's Matt Bigler reports some cutting edge space science is being developed in Silicon Valley.
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KCBS Radio reporter Megan Goldsby models the bulletproof Wonder Hoodie.
KCBS Radio
Megan Goldsby
May 03, 2019 - 11:41 am
It looks just like any other hoodie you might see a tech employee sporting in downtown San Francisco. But the Wonder Hoodie has one striking difference: it can stop a bullet.
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San Mateo County seal
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Margie Shafer
May 03, 2019 - 11:13 am
A new drone detection program has identified potential risky flights near the youth detention center in San Mateo County.
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Facial recognition technology.
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Carrie Hodousek
May 02, 2019 - 11:27 pm
Privacy advocates in Oakland are backing a potential ban of facial recognition technology.
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tesla crash
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Matt Bigler
May 01, 2019 - 11:15 am
The family of an Apple engineer whose Tesla Model X SUV burst into flames after crashing into a safety barrier on Highway 101 last year is suing the automaker and Caltrans.
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April 26, 2019 - 10:04 am
Have you seen the cool trick that can let you feel the power of Thanos with the Infinity Gauntlet?
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