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Lights to go out across the globe

As the clock shows it is 8.30pm on Saturday in their part of the world, people in cities will switch off their lights for an hour.

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Tracking bees’ decline

Scientists are being fitted with devices on backpacks to find out why their populations are being decimated.

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Videogame review: Battlefield Hardline

Michael Thomsen thrills to a break in tradition with the first of the Battlefield series to eschew global warfare for procedural drama.

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The furballs fighting cancer [Video]
March 25 2015 at 16:20

Online uploads of feline frivolity is helping to raise funds for cancer orgnisations in need, writes Jennifer Huget.

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Good grief! OpnLttr is too bad
March 25 2015 at 15:19

Caitlin Dewey writes a love letter to the most passive-aggressive site on the internet.

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Would you pay to watch online clips?
March 25 2015 at 15:15

Vessel is the new startup aiming to turn free-for-all distribution into a moneyspinner – which YouTube reckons will fail.

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Track your carbon footprint
March 25 2015 at 13:58

Mark Earth Hour by switching on to how your (seemingly harmless) everyday actions impact on the globe.

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Curiosity finds more signs of life on Mars
March 25 2015 at 13:56

Nasa’s rover finds nitrogen, a building block of DNA and RNA after drilling through surface rock on the Red planet.

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Working for wildlife
March 25 2015 at 12:51

Conservations specialists are gathering in Botswana to seek an end to the decimation of animals and plant at the hands of poachers.

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Elephants in decline
March 25 2015 at 12:48

Study shows that heavy poaching in parts of Africa are contributing to a worrying drop in numbers.

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‘Nazi hideout’ found in Argentina
March 25 2015 at 12:38

Archeologist awakens uncomfortable memories for notorious Nazi refuge as he uncovers mysterious ruins.

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Mystery of the massive meteorite
March 25 2015 at 12:35

Scientist try to track the time and effect of the hit that led to a 400km-wide impact zone in central Australia.

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Chickens can be sexed
March 25 2015 at 12:32

German scientist’s award-winning discovery will save male chicks from the chop.

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