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Cold snaps more lethal than heatwaves

Cold weather kills nearly 20 times as many people as hot conditions, according to a large study.

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Prostate cancer finding brings hope of cure

In what is being called the 'Rosetta Stone' of prostate research, scientists identified the genetic mutations linked with the spread of prostate cancer.

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THE WASHINGTON POST

‘Ten Commandments’ sees light of day

Penned on parchment more than 2 000 years ago, the scroll fragment is one of humanity's most precious documents.

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MixRadio extends to Android, iPhone

Nokia’s MixRadio streaming service will soon be available on all major smartphone platforms.

Alzheimer's risk for gamers

New research suggests that children who spend hours playing games may be more at risk of Alzheimer's.

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Celebrating Russia's space programme
May 25 2015 at 08:24

The first man to walk in space launched a landmark exhibition in London devoted to Russia's pioneering space programme.

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‘Ten Commandments’ sees light of day
May 25 2015 at 08:24

Penned on parchment more than 2 000 years ago, the scroll fragment is one of humanity's most precious documents.

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Prostate cancer finding brings hope of cure
May 25 2015 at 08:24

In what is being called the 'Rosetta Stone' of prostate research, scientists identified the genetic mutations linked with the spread of prostate cancer.

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Cold snaps more lethal than heatwaves
May 25 2015 at 08:24

Cold weather kills nearly 20 times as many people as hot conditions, according to a large study.

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The deafening sound of wind turbines
May 25 2015 at 08:23

The noise from building offshore wind turbines could be damaging the hearing of seals, ecologists warned.

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Genome editing: what future holds
May 22 2015 at 12:48

Now that we can edit our genome, where do we go, asks Meeri Kim.

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Bridget Jones of the 19th century
May 22 2015 at 12:47

Researchers unearth 19th century guidebook telling single ladies to be cynical about marriage and forge a career.

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Ancient art of poisoning makes killer comeback
May 22 2015 at 12:46

The past decade has seen a handful of infamous poisoning incidents. Michael E. Miller investigates

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10 000-year-old ice shelf fragmenting
May 22 2015 at 12:46

Findings say Antarctic ice shelf could disappear by end of the decade.

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Hacking to save lives
May 22 2015 at 12:34

Technology in crisis situations needs to be simple to use, tough and, in some cases, dipped in chlorine.

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