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Ultra-strong graphene has a weak spot

Scientists have found that graphene, the world's thinnest and strongest material, can allow protons to pass through it.

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Behind Google's Europe woes

Consumers should know that behind the EU antitrust probe of Google stand not only Europeans but US competitors.

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Fastest finger to solve colourful puzzle

Rubik's Cube experts will gather in Cape Town to show their skills and challenge each other, writes Nontando Mposo.

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How DNA could survive trip to space

Experiment could be basis for 'a model for nucleic acids that could serve as biomarkers in the search for past or present extraterrestrial lif ...

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Behind Google's Europe woes
November 27 2014 at 13:10

Consumers should know that behind the EU antitrust probe of Google stand not only Europeans but US competitors.

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Ultra-strong graphene has a weak spot
November 27 2014 at 13:10

Scientists have found that graphene, the world's thinnest and strongest material, can allow protons to pass through it.

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Say cheese! Wikipedia to snap fromage
November 27 2014 at 08:51

Wikipedia launched a fundraising initiative - dubbed WikiCheese - to photograph France's bewildering varieties of cheese.

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Fastest finger to solve colourful puzzle
November 27 2014 at 08:52

Rubik's Cube experts will gather in Cape Town to show their skills and challenge each other, writes Nontando Mposo.

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Rocky roll-out for smartphone
November 27 2014 at 08:51

Huawei has clearly signalled its intention to break into the SA smartphone mainstream with two new models.

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We pay Chinese taxes - Microsoft
November 27 2014 at 08:51

Software giant Microsoft said that it pays Chinese taxes 'consistent' with a China-US bilateral agreement, following a cryptic media report.

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EU to debate Google break-up call
November 27 2014 at 08:50

Google has become an increasing source of worry for European officials on many issues ranging from privacy to the protection of national publishers.

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Sasol’s microbes to munch sludge
November 27 2014 at 08:34

Sasol has developed a novel method to transform potentially harmful trace elements found in sludges into an environmentally friendly form.

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First gene therapy drug goes on sale
November 27 2014 at 08:33

The Western world's first gene therapy drug is set to go on sale in Germany with a massive price tag.

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Brazil brushes off deforestation report
November 27 2014 at 08:33

The pace of deforestation in the Amazon basin fell 18 percent over the past year, Brazil said, dismissing a previous report as speculation.

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