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Jaws, the prequel

Scientists announce discovery of impeccably preserved fossilised remains of shark that lived 325 million years ago.

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New X-ray scanner will help save lives

The low-radiation South African-designed Lodox machine featured in an episode of Grey's Anatomy last year.

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Nasal spray could prevent flu pandemic

Scientists have developed a groundbreaking 'front-line defence' against flu which could reduce deaths.

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Ebola: SA, Guinea in united front
April 15 2014 at 09:29

Guinea has been annoyed by its neighbour, Senegal, closing their common border to contain an Ebola outbreak.

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SpaceX cargo run postponed
April 15 2014 at 09:29

Space Exploration Technologies cancelled its planned cargo run to the ISS after a helium leak was found.

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Use Earth’s heat, scientists suggest
April 15 2014 at 09:29

South Africa should give more serious thought to digging deep underground to tap buried heat, say researchers.

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US sky-watchers ready for total eclipse
April 15 2014 at 09:29

Night owls and early risers in North America can watch a rare celestial event.

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Call to legalise rhino horn ‘bound to fail’
April 14 2014 at 15:05

SA is likely to gain little support in its calling for legalising the rhino horn trade, says the Born Free Foundation.

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Now take Durban anywhere
April 14 2014 at 15:04

Peter G takes everything Durban, anytime and anywhere with his recently launched DurbanZone Online Radio.

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Microsoft sued for browser miscue
April 14 2014 at 15:00

The legal action is the first to emerge from a humiliating episode for Microsoft.

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Are we nearing post-antibiotic era?
April 14 2014 at 15:00

Health director-general describes emergence of super-bugs immune to medicines as 'worse than Aids'.

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SA firms face Heartbleed dilemma
April 14 2014 at 10:34

The Heartbleed virus should be a wake-up call for local authorities, say security experts.

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Take a selfie, show your patriotism
April 14 2014 at 10:34

Department of Arts and Culture calls on South Africans to whip out phones in effort to drum up excitement for Freedom Day.

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