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Special nursery for ‘toddler’ sea birds

A new nursery where 'toddler' African Penguin chicks can get specialised care has opened at the Rietvlei headquarters of Sanccob.

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Broken phone screen? Apple may have cure

Apple's forthcoming iPhone 6 reportedly improves on earlier versions in one crucial way...

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Seals, not Columbus, brought TB to Americas

A new study challenges the theory that Europeans introduced TB to the New World, where it killed millions of indigenous Americans.

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Lack of sleep a worry for astronauts
August 19 2014 at 14:03

Astronauts on board the ISS sleep on average six hours and five minutes a night - shorter than the recommended eight and a half hours.

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How Google IPO launched decade of big bets
August 19 2014 at 13:58

Google's IPO, a decade ago this week, launched the company on a trajectory that continues to reshape its business.

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Elephant killings outpace births - study
August 19 2014 at 13:58

Researchers say Africa's elephant population is declining at a rate of about two percent annually.

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Make Robin a Nintendo character - fans
August 19 2014 at 10:09

Robin Williams fans are asking Nintendo to name a character in the next instalment of Legend Of Zelda series after him.

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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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Is it real? Let Facebook tell you
August 19 2014 at 10:09

Facebook is testing a way to let members know when articles posted to the social network are true or satirical.

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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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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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