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On the Calendar:  Thursday, 3/5/2015 11:00 AM
~Red Beans & Blues Brunch~: DUE TO WEATHER: This event has been moved back to March 5. Join the Union Arts Council and the Union Parish Library as we host a Red Beans and Blues Brunch with local blues artist Slim Finley. Calendar

Technology
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21st century technology might have solved the mystery

A year later, it still sounds impossible: A sophisticated $270 million airliner carrying 239 people disappears, leaving very few clues about where it went. Believe it or not, in our modern world, airplane tracking hasn't caught up to available technology.

Thu, 05 Mar 2015 15:58:41 EST
'Bloons' may let tourists experience near space

Two companies are racing to fly tourists to near space beneath helium balloons.

Thu, 05 Mar 2015 08:28:43 EST
Laser procedure can change eye color

A treatment undergoing trials uses laser to alter pigmentation in the iris and permanently change one's eye color from brown to blue.

Wed, 04 Mar 2015 12:04:45 EST
Man claims exploding iPhone left him with severe leg burns

A New York man says his smartphone blew up in his pocket and that he wound up in a hospital.

Tue, 03 Mar 2015 11:30:26 EST
Cycle super highways coming to a city near you

Wed, 04 Mar 2015 12:01:02 EST
Why DNA could be the future of data storage

Sun, 01 Mar 2015 10:00:16 EST
Our George Jetson dreams could come true

Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:32:06 EST
The cooling cloud that follows you as you walk

Wed, 11 Feb 2015 08:27:58 EST
U.S. military has a heat ray

The U.S. military is developing a real-life heat ray. CNN's Thom Patterson explains this non-lethal "active denial system."

Tue, 03 Mar 2015 15:28:56 EST
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