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How the Hubble improved our scope

Today marks the 25th anniversary of the launch of Hubble, the most important and productive telescope since Galileo’s discoveries four centuries ago.

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Twin strangers

Found your twin stranger yet? [Video]

Thanks to the Web, finding your doppelganger is as easy as posting your pic on a social media site.

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A spontaneous approach to fitness

A heart rate monitor may make a huge impact on your training, but it will also show you that sheer joy is the best way to increase your heart rate.

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Google introduces its own cell service
April 23 2015 at 11:42

Google's new Project Fi -launched in the United States - has a lofty goal: to kill the dropped call.

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Breast cancer drug for men?
April 23 2015 at 11:42

Men with advanced prostate cancer could benefit from a pioneering drug originally meant for women.

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Rocky start for Jay Z's music service
April 23 2015 at 10:46

Tidal was on Tuesday the 872nd most downloaded iPhone app in the United States, and the 51st among music apps.

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Team aims to explore Cuito River
April 23 2015 at 10:46

A predominantly SA-led research team hopes to be the first to explore the mysterious Cuito River, source of the Okavango.

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Rescue team disentagles whale
April 23 2015 at 10:46

A whale has been rescued near Oyster Bay in the Eastern Cape after it was entangled in rope.

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Google unveils ‘Project Fi’
April 23 2015 at 08:57

Google is launching its own mobile wireless service - with considerable potential savings for customers using devices at home.

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‘Bleed air’ in planes on the increase
April 22 2015 at 11:29

New figures have re-opened the argument about whether prolonged exposure to the air in planes is safe.

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Advertising gains lift Facebook
April 23 2015 at 06:24

Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook is evolving from a single social network to a “family of apps”.

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Track down Nessie from anywhere
April 22 2015 at 11:27

On the 81st anniversary of the first publication of the mythical monster, Google adds a cache of underwater and surface images to its Streetview series.

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Forget beige – give us rainbow bokkies
April 22 2015 at 11:21

Breeders of colour-variant game say hunters will flock to SA for unusual trophies, Sheree Bega reports

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