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Hands-free is not risk-free

By Arthi Thyagarajan | Feb. 1, 2018, 1:08 p.m.

Driverless cars are on the rise - bringing with them safety concerns


FDA approves first digital pill

By Sneha Ojha | Jan. 21, 2018, 10:48 a.m.

The FDA recently approved a pill that can track whether the patient has ingested the pill or not. It's called "Abilify MyCite," and aims to treat schizophrenia, and manic and mixed episodes associated with bipolar I.


What Are Bitcoins?

By Sneha Ojha | Nov. 29, 2017, 9:12 p.m.

You've probably heard of bitcoins through the news or in passing conversations, but what exactly are bitcoins, and how do they work? SCO is here to tell you the basics of what we know.


Launching US space exploration to new heights

By Eric Feigen | Sept. 28, 2017, 3:10 p.m.

In July of 2012, Congress approved The National Aeronautics and Space Administration's (NASA) new Space Launch System and the Orion Space Capsule, allocating over 18 billion dollars to the project. NASA's Space Launch System (SLS) is a powerful, advanced launch vehicle designed to further human exploration beyond Earth's orbit.


Top Ten Tweets 2/20-2/26

By Nate Bodner, Neva Taylor, Lauren Frost, Charles Lott | Feb. 28, 2017, 5:08 p.m.

Every week on Silver Chips Online the top ten tweets will aim to highlight the ten most important, most clever, or funniest tweets of the week. Keep caught up with news, sports, and social media in this week's roundup.