SciTech - CBSNews.com 8 April 2018

Facebook, parent company of Instagram begins to police opioid sales on its platform

Instagram has begun to remove accounts and hashtags associated with opioids. Nitasha Tiku, senior writer at Wired, joins CBSN to discuss her article that suggests the best way to get social media companies to better police illegal opioid sales is to confront company executives on Twitter.

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What has Zuckerberg learned from Facebook's data controversy?

Wired editor-in-chief Nicholas Thompson discusses the Facebook CEO's evolving perspective amid mounting criticism of the social media giant

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Almanac: Sunspots

On April 8, 1947 astronomers at Mt. Wilson Observatory photographed the largest array of sunspots ever recorded. Lee Cowan reports.

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Almanac: A multitude of sunspots

On April 8, 1947 astronomers at Mt. Wilson Observatory witnessed the largest array of sunspots ever recorded

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Sunspots

Stunning views of fascinating solar phenomena that dwarf the size of our planet

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Facebook shuts down drug hashtags on Instagram

A search on Saturday for #oxycontin came up with no results

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