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The Washington Post

Where world’s aviation mysteries are solved

Washington lab works to unravel the mystery when a plane falls from the sky.

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AP

Experts deconstruct mystery fireball

The fireball that blazed over the Rockies earlier this month wasn't a meteor or other celestial body, experts say.

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sxc.hu

Pessimist? It’s down to chemistry

If you find it hard to look on the bright side, blame your lateral habenula.

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Why war comes naturally to chimps
September 18 2014 at 08:09

Chimps are inherently violent, says a study which suggests waging war has deep evolutionary roots.

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Spacecraft to orbit Mars within days
September 18 2014 at 08:08

MAVEN is different from past Nasa missions because it focuses on the mysteries of the never-before-studied upper atmosphere.

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Blue whale numbers are recovering
September 17 2014 at 14:17

One population of the world's largest animal is a conservation success, writes John Yeld.

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Mojang founder: Why we sold to Microsoft
September 17 2014 at 14:16

Markus Persson has told his millions of fans that he never meant for his product to become such a big hit.

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When Jaws terrorised tropical Doncaster
September 17 2014 at 14:13

Scientists believe that 300 million years ago Doncaster was a water-logged tropical forest - infested by sharks.

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Data plan will lead to free flow of info
September 17 2014 at 14:13

New policy will go a long way in positioning Cape Town as Africa's digital capital.

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Apple releases new mobile software
September 17 2014 at 10:21

The iOS 8 mobile operating system will be available free for download to many iPhone and iPad models.

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Number of websites explodes past a billion
September 17 2014 at 10:21

The number of websites has burst above one billion and is growing apace, according to figures updated in real time.

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Media sees profit from digital - study
September 17 2014 at 10:21

The Internet is no longer draining profits from media and entertainment companies, which have learned to make online services pay, a study shows.

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Forgotten your purse? Just wave your wrist
September 17 2014 at 10:20

The launch of bPay coincides with a new system of contactless payment on public transport in London, where cash is no longer accepted on buses.

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