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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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Families power up on solar panels
April 22 2015 at 10:43

Increasing energy costs are leading to a greater number of homeowners installing solar panels, and demand is rising worldwide.

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How a submarine could save your life
April 22 2015 at 10:51

1966 sci-fi movie comes to life with the invention of a miniscule submarine that can deliver drugs to exact locations in the body.

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10% chance of scorched Earth - experts
April 22 2015 at 10:44

Earth League scientists predict a "cataclysmic" rise in temperature - unless we make sweeping changes worldwide.

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‘Bleed air’ in planes on the increase
April 22 2015 at 11:29

New figures have re-opened the argument about whether prolonged exposure to the air in planes is safe.

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How Google takes you back
April 22 2015 at 11:23

Google's ability to remember everything you’ve ever searched for has wide implications, writes Caitlin Dewey.

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Advertising gains lift Facebook
April 23 2015 at 06:24

Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook is evolving from a single social network to a “family of apps”.

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Track down Nessie from anywhere
April 22 2015 at 11:27

On the 81st anniversary of the first publication of the mythical monster, Google adds a cache of underwater and surface images to its Streetview series.

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Forget beige – give us rainbow bokkies
April 22 2015 at 11:21

Breeders of colour-variant game say hunters will flock to SA for unusual trophies, Sheree Bega reports

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10 tips for a sustainable life
April 22 2015 at 10:41

Take Earth Day awareness to the next level by following a greener lifestyle. Here’s how...

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US traffic app to carry crime alerts
April 22 2015 at 08:59

Alerts about hit-and-runs and kidnappings in Los Angeles will soon pop up on traffic app Waze, along with road closures.

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