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Are you born to attract mozzies?

Wondering why you always get bitten but not your sibling/spouse/best friend? It’s all in the genes, say scientists.

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RIP skinny jeans… according to Google

Google has released its first fashion trends report, which is a fascinating read for any fashion junkie.

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Children carry keys to the world in pockets

Tegan Scales provides five ways in which parents can remain in control of their children's online activities.

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Hi-tech DNA machines cause concern
April 24 2015 at 12:40

UK watchdogs fear allowing police - rather than laboratories - to analyse DNA in custody suites could compromise evidence.

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Online piracy… in your pocket
April 24 2015 at 17:25

Online piracy streams into the present with apps like Periscope offering real time screening of current hit series.

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Found your twin stranger yet? [Video]
April 24 2015 at 13:50

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

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Yellowstone’s missing link (Video)
April 24 2015 at 11:23

One of the world's largest volcanoes is alive - and capable of erupting with catastrophic violence, say scientists.

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Chimp sanctuary’s ebola relief
April 24 2015 at 17:05

Sierra Leone’s chimpanzee centre celebrates 20th anniversary after surviving closure due to ebola pandemic.

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Mangroves battling after Mobeni oil leak
April 24 2015 at 16:50

Delicate eco-systems affected by a fire that ripped through a cooking oil refinery in Mobeni last month may only recover in 20 years, say experts.

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How US’s broadcasting spectrum will change
April 24 2015 at 17:26

With more people opt for mobile video consumption, wireless networks predict a demand for capacity – giving TV stations the upper hand in the broadcasting industry.

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How the Hubble improved our scope
April 24 2015 at 11:21

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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Screens wrecking your sleep? Here’s help
April 24 2015 at 11:42

Seth Porges points you to the software and gear-based solutions that promise to mitigate the effects of late-night digi-sessions without forcing you to quit cold turkey.

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A spontaneous approach to fitness
April 24 2015 at 11:26

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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