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Termites mix, reproduce at speed

Two destructive species of termite have mated and produced hybrid colonies that are growing at alarming rates, sparking fears of severe damage to homes.

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Lights to go out across the globe

As the clock shows it is 8.30pm on Saturday in their part of the world, people in cities will switch off their lights for an hour.

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Tracking bees’ decline

Scientists are being fitted with devices on backpacks to find out why their populations are being decimated.

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Explorer ditched for something 'sexy'
March 19 2015 at 09:33

After 20 years of war on rival web browsers, Microsoft is set to launch its own alternative to Internet Explorer.

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Nine ways to save water
March 18 2015 at 13:43

The 2015 Watershed Festival aims to to remind people of how valuable water is.

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Game review: Ori and the Blind Forest
March 18 2015 at 12:30

The 2-D platforming genre has enjoyed a mini-renaissance – and this offering has the visual resonance of a masterfully animated film, says Christopher Byrd.

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How Amazon, PayPal and Spotify fund KKK
March 18 2015 at 12:15

The big money behind tech giants’ symbiotic relationships with white supremacists and hate groups.

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Forget privacy on What’sApp
March 18 2015 at 12:16

It’s not easy to keep your information private or to prevent contacts from seeing what you’re up to, when.

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Investors cheer Nintendo’s move
March 18 2015 at 11:57

Nintendo shares have had their biggest daily gain since the Japanese video game maker became public in 1983.

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Backup basics for beginners
March 18 2015 at 11:33

How to secure your device’s data to ensure you can access those photos and passwords anytime.

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Plan to save rhino off to a flying start
March 18 2015 at 10:37

Relocating black rhinos is what’s helping to save them from extinction, as it gets them to form new breeding populations, say wildife experts.

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Miracle found in manure
March 18 2015 at 11:17

Desperate scientists scrambling for superbug killer find hope in horse manure.

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Can ultrasound fight Alzheimer’s?
March 18 2015 at 11:03

Mice study points to the key lying in a departure from drug-based medicines.

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