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How deadly Ebola can spread

For scientists tracking the deadly Ebola virus in West Africa, it's about how contagious microbes use transport to spread.

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How shopping online can save money

More and more South Africans are discovering the benefits of purchasing goods on the web.

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SA invention goes down the toilet

Bubbler loo great for dignity, the pocket and environment.

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How to make a bird? Shrink a dinosaur
August 1 2014 at 08:30

An international team of scientists described an extraordinary evolutionary process that unfolded over a period of 50 million years.

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Invasion of jellyfish-like creatures
August 1 2014 at 08:30

Millions of jellyfish-like creatures have washed up on beaches along the US West Coast, giving the shoreline a purple gleam. [VIDEO]

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Warming: Pacific nations most vulnerable
August 1 2014 at 08:29

Pacific leaders have warned that entire island nations will disappear under the waves unless action is taken to address climate change.

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Japan, the land of the aged
August 1 2014 at 08:29

Mirror, mirror on the wall, who lives the longest of them all?

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India’s meth addiction grows
July 31 2014 at 14:13

India is home to one of the world's biggest chemical industries and is a major source of key meth ingredients.

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Elon Musk to battle evil Mr Burns
July 31 2014 at 14:13

Billionaire entrepreneur takes on Montgomery Burns in future episode of The Simpsons.

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Pinterest buys startup Icebergs
July 31 2014 at 14:08

Pinterest has announced the acquisition of Spanish startup Icebergs, specialising in helping creative people collaborate on projects.

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Bird numbers fly into the red
July 31 2014 at 14:07

Wind farms among threats to species, says BirdLife International.

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Broadband, our No 1 life-changer
July 31 2014 at 09:32

Many people still live without it, but the innovation of broadband was named the development that has most changed our lives.

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Tor warns users it was attacked
July 31 2014 at 09:32

The prominent system for protecting Internet privacy said many of its users might have been identified by government-funded researchers.

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