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Space probe waiting for a fiery tail

Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko is being rapidly approached by the European Space Agency’s Rosetta probe.

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Does voicemail make you nervous?

Mary Mitchell has common-sense advice on that modern minefield: voicemail.

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Bok captain gets behind the rhinos

Springbok skipper Jean de Villiers has thrown his weight behind the Ride the Rhino three-day stage race.

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Getting closer to Blade Runner future
July 18 2014 at 14:45

A future in which it is difficult to tell man and machine apart could soon become reality, scientists say.

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When science is kid’s play
July 18 2014 at 14:46

Bubbling beakers and cracks of exploding sound are keeping kids busy this winter at the Cape Town Science Centre.

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Computing your longevity
July 18 2014 at 14:41

New technology analyses your face, and may someday predict how long you will live, writes Tara Bahrampour.

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Setback for cure overshadows Aids conference
July 18 2014 at 14:40

A path that seemed to lead to the glittering goal of a cure for HIV now seems to point to a dead end.

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The man who brought creatures of deep to light
July 18 2014 at 14:37

Much of what is known about the South African coelacanths has come from a 'very talented group of deep divers'.

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Turning science fiction into science fact
July 18 2014 at 14:36

Experts say that, at the experimental level, human skills are already being enhanced or replaced by hi-tech substitutes.

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Do all online accounts go to heaven?
July 18 2014 at 14:33

What happens to your online accounts after you die, asks Anne Flaherty.

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Secret to happiness is having Danish genes
July 18 2014 at 14:32

Researchers looked at data and found that the closer a nation was genetically to the Danes, the happier its people were.

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SA allocates R2.9bn for digital migration
July 18 2014 at 10:49

Government will announce a date for the switch to digital broadcasting within three months, Telecommunications Minister Siyabonga Cwele said.

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Xbox Entertainment Studios is no more
July 18 2014 at 10:49

Microsoft confirmed that its studio devoted to original television programs for Xbox consoles will be shuttered as part a massive overhaul.

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