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What Minecraft sale will mean for its fans

For many, the Minecraft-Microsoft deal will become the canary in the redstone mine, writes Abby Ohlheiser.

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iol scitech sep 22 ghana blood donation
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Jobless, Ghana’s youth turn to selling blood

Commercial blood donors, as the authorities call them, fill a void in a country where blood is often in short supply.

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iol scitech sep 22 india mars mission
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India prepares for crucial Mars manoeuvre

After a journey of 300 days, India's Mars spacecraft is due to enter into orbit around the Red Planet.

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Want your own castle? Just hit print
September 15 2014 at 14:10

A construction expert has just finished making the first 3D-printed castle.

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GTA V coming soon to PS4, Xbox One
September 15 2014 at 10:29

The latest installment of crime-themed blockbuster videogame Grand Theft Auto will hit PlayStation 4 and Xbox One consoles in November.

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Apple waiting line as a business model
September 15 2014 at 10:28

Jonah Wong sits on a camping chair near the entrance to the Apple store, where he has been for more than a week.

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The magnetic cure for bad blood
September 15 2014 at 10:28

The external gadget - tested so far in rats but not yet humans - could be adapted one day for stripping Ebola and other viruses from blood.

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When in China, don’t look for a bride
September 15 2014 at 10:28

Chinese police will clamp down on websites that sell men group tours to meet 'foreign brides' in Southeast Asian countries.

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Top teachers just a click away
September 15 2014 at 10:18

A free new online resource has been made available to help matric pupils with those tricky maths questions.

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Haiti gets help for virus outbreak
September 15 2014 at 09:20

There is no cure for chikungunya, but the treatment kits can address symptoms.

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Breakthrough in prostate cancer research
September 15 2014 at 09:21

Researchers believe they may be able to tell whether a man's DNA puts him at higher than average risk of the cancer.

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TV hunt for body of British monach
September 15 2014 at 09:20

Nearly 1 000 years on, a search is being carried out for the remains of King Harold at a church in Waltham Abbey, Essex.

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Dutch and Swedish grants for rhinos
September 15 2014 at 09:20

The fight against rhino poaching in KwaZulu-Natal has received a R26.8-million boost.

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