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AFP

How to increase your console’s memory

With just 500 gigabytes, it's relatively easy to expand the memory of the PS4 and Xbox One, says GamePro magazine.

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Penguins in urgent need of protection

They are one of people's favourite animals - yet the world's 18 penguin species are now at 'considerable risk', scientists warn.

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Science exonerates theft-accused magpies

In a series of experiments, scientists found that, far from being kleptomaniacs, magpies are fearful of unknown objects.

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Turtles lay eggs under army guard
August 19 2014 at 09:21

The army has been deployed to protect them since 1992, fending off poachers who sell or eat the eggs.

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18 rating for music videos on YouTube
August 19 2014 at 10:08

The ratings will be displayed at the start of each video when it is shown on YouTube or Vevo.

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US national parks ban drones
August 19 2014 at 10:08

Officials say the unmanned aircrafts disrupt wildlife and are an intrusion on visitors.

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Google buys travel guide app startup
August 19 2014 at 10:08

Google confirmed it has bought the startup behind a Jetpac mobile application that creates insightful travel guides.

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How this parasite's poison whispers
August 19 2014 at 09:32

Species of the strangleweed plant are able to share genetic information in mRNA with the plants they invade, say scientists.

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Red panda dies from brain disorder
August 19 2014 at 09:22

The female red panda had been euthanized at a conservation centre after suffering brain swelling associated with a microscopic parasite.

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Hunt for Spitfires comes up empty-handed
August 19 2014 at 09:21

A two-year hunt for Spitfire fighter planes rumoured to have been buried in Myanmar at the end of World War 2 is to end after yielding no results.

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Astronauts release baby satellite
August 19 2014 at 09:21

Spacewalking astronauts have launched a tiny Peruvian research satellite, setting it loose on a mission to observe Earth.

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App reviews: Timeful, Trello
August 18 2014 at 14:07

Hayley Tsukayama reviews two life management tool apps, both available for free in the App Store.

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The search for new antibiotics
August 18 2014 at 14:07

Africa provides a glimpse of what the world looks like when the drugs we rely on to fight disease stop working.

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