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  • Neurocrine Biosciences CEO on TD treatment   Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | 2:35 PM ET
    Neurocrine Biosciences CEO on stock spike

    Neurocrine Biosciences' president and CEO Kevin Gorman, Ph. D., provides insight on clinical trials for its tardive dyskinesia treatment.

  • Bill Nye on polar vortex: Weather of the future? Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | 2:23 PM ET
    Mark Swigart, 41, uses a leaf blower to remove snow from the sidewalks along Grandview Avenue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on November 26, 2013.

    The U.S. remains woefully underprepared for future polar vortexes, Bill Nye, "The Science Guy," told CNBC on Tuesday.

  • The cold science of freezing temperatures   Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | 11:50 AM ET
    The cold science of freezing temperatures

    Bill Nye, The Planetary Society executive director, discusses the dangerous conditions of the "polar vortex" and the risk extremely cold weather poses to machines and our own bodies.

  • Mossberg & Swisher launch 'Re/code'   Thursday, 2 Jan 2014 | 10:31 AM ET
    Mossberg & Swisher launch 'Re/code'

    Tech veterans Kara Swisher and Walt Mossberg of Revere Digital discuss the launch of "Re/code," a reincarnation of "All Things D." Re/code also signed a content agreement with NBC News group to partner on technology coverage.

  • Yale teen hanging out at ... the South Pole? Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 2:58 PM ET
    A man crosses a snow-covered landscape in Antarctica.

    Nineteen-year-old Parker Liautaud talked to CNBC on Thursday live during his trek from the coast of Antarctica to the South Pole.

  • Journey to Antarctica: Hiking south for the winter   Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 11:56 AM ET
    Journey to Antarctica: Hiking south for the winter

    Parker Liautaud, Willis Resilience Expedition leader, has traveled to Antarctica to conduct research to better understand climate change and to raise awareness of global warming. CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports.

  • Space station's coolant system fails; crew safe Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 10:45 PM ET
    The International Space Station (ISS), as seen from NASA space shuttle Endeavour

    The "Big 14" maintenance issues that NASA faces occasionally during space station operations is not a life-threatening emergency. NBC news reports.

  • Segway inventor: Let's show kids smart is cool Monday, 2 Dec 2013 | 12:12 PM ET
    Students and their robots from the First Robotics program lead the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade.

    The US needs to get kids to be interested in science and technology. The best way? Convince them that smart is cool, says Segway inventor Dean Kamen.

  • One tycoon's quest to create moon private property Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 1:44 PM ET
    Section of a full moon

    Robert Bigelow is applying to amend a 1967 international agreement on the moon so that a system of private property rights can be established there.

  • India blasts off in race to Mars Tuesday, 5 Nov 2013 | 6:42 PM ET

    India launched its first rocket to Mars on Tuesday, aiming to reach the red planet at a much lower cost than successful missions by other nations.

  • What's wrong with Washington's initiative 522?   Tuesday, 5 Nov 2013 | 2:50 PM ET
    What's wrong with Washington's initiative 522?

    Dana Bieber, NO on 522 Coalition spokesperson, says "initiative 522," which would require GMO foods to be labeled in Washington, provides "misleading information." Jeffrey Smith, Institute of Responsible Technology, explains why he is in support of the labels.

  • The sun's 'canyon of fire' and other hot videos Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 9:45 AM ET

    Check out a solar phenomenon known as "the canyon of fire".

  • India counts down to ambitious Mars mission Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 12:50 AM ET

    India is gearing up for its first mission to Mars, which if successful, would make it the first Asian nation to reach the Red Planet.

  • Baldness cure could be close—study Tuesday, 22 Oct 2013 | 8:49 AM ET

    A breakthrough technique that can generate human hair growth shows promise for treating baldness in men and women.

  • Oreos as addictive as crack?   Thursday, 17 Oct 2013 | 1:54 PM ET
    Oreos as addictive as crack?

    A new study from Connecticut College found lab rats that ate Oreo cookies activated neurons in their brains' "pleasure center" in the same way that drugs such as cocaine would.

  • Pick up or delivery? NASA launches new space ship Sunday, 29 Sep 2013 | 11:37 AM ET
    This image provided by NASA-TV shows the SpaceX Dragon commercial cargo craft, top, after Dragon was grappled by the Canadarm2 robotic arm and connected to the International Space Station, Friday, May 25, 2012. Dragon is scheduled to spend about a week docked with the station before returning to Earth on May 31 for retrieval. (AP Photo/NASA)

    NASA's newest delivery service pulled up at the International Space Station on Sunday after a week's delay, bringing more than a half-ton of supplies.

  • Aspiring Martians pay up in hope of a one-way trip Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013 | 12:10 PM ET
    Planet Mars.

    The Mars One venture says more than 200,000 people registered their interest in taking a one-way trip to the Red Planet. NBC reports.

  • Nightmare at the Pittsburgh VA   Monday, 9 Sep 2013 | 2:40 PM ET
    Nightmare at the Pittsburgh VA

    The "Street Signs" crew reports on an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease that has resulted in patient deaths at the VA hospital in Pittsburgh.

  • Quest for Alzheimer's cure   Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 12:45 PM ET
    Quest for Alzheimer's cure

    It has been more than a decade since a new drug has come on the market. CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports on whether a new one is in the works.

  • Tips for a successful nap   Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 7:44 PM ET
    Tips for a successful nap

    What's the best time to nap? Dr. Sara Mednick, UC Riverside Psychology Department, offers guidance for the right time of day to take a nap and for how long. CNBC's Courtney Reagan, weighs in.