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Scientist works to hatch dinosaur egg mystery

Fossil expert aims to make South Africans aware of their heritage.

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Controversy over Sidudu Cave

Academics and archaeological experts want the KwaZulu-Natal government to do more to protect the Sibudu Cave site.

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Reddit users throw down gauntlet

Online community site reacts badly to firing of key staffer, shuts down sections.

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Sony to raise nearly $4bn
July 1 2015 at 08:24

Japan's Sony plans to raise nearly $4-billion to plough into image sensors as it reinvents itself as a niche component maker.

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Fight against HIV: a world first for Cuba
July 1 2015 at 07:28

WHO has declared Cuba the first country in the world to eliminate the transmission of HIV and syphilis from mother to child.

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Hawking on why black holes aren't black
July 1 2015 at 07:28

Professor Stephen Hawking will expand upon his theory of black holes when he delivers the 2015 BBC Reith Lecture.

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Animal sex just got weirder
July 1 2015 at 07:28

Biologists say they have witnessed sexual behaviour so weird that it warrants scientific mention.

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How Black Death germ turned murderous
July 1 2015 at 07:28

Yersinia pestis caused two of the deadliest pandemics in human history.

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When global warming really bites
July 1 2015 at 07:29

Human dominance over the environment has caused shifts in ecosystems unprecedented in the last 500 million years, say researchers.

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Snap, post and wait for Likes
June 30 2015 at 13:05

Social media is becoming pervasive in which the need to share overrides cherishing memories, writes Helen Walne.

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Solar Impulse embarks on longest flight
June 30 2015 at 13:06

A solar-powered aircraft took off from Japan to begin a historical five-day non-stop crossing of the Pacific to Hawaii.

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EU strikes deal to scrap roaming fees
June 30 2015 at 13:05

The European Union reached a preliminary deal to abolish mobile roaming charges across the 28-country bloc by 2017.

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Why the whole world loves a tune
June 30 2015 at 13:04

Experts claim music plays a crucial role in social bonding.

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