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The hostage that eluded Sydney gunman

After traditional media refused to air details of phone calls his hostages made, Man Haron Monis turned to social media.

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Why we really do have a homing instinct

Scientists have pinpointed signals in the human brain that determine how good we are at navigating.

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BlackBerry tries to win back die-hards

BlackBerry is going back to its roots with a keyboard-equipped phone that looks like the original 'crackberrys'.

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‘Significant day in India’s space his ...

India announced two more successes in its space program - launching its largest rocket and testing the re-entry of an unmanned crew module.

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Why we really do have a homing instinct
December 19 2014 at 13:19

Scientists have pinpointed signals in the human brain that determine how good we are at navigating.

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The hostage that eluded Sydney gunman
December 19 2014 at 13:18

After traditional media refused to air details of phone calls his hostages made, Man Haron Monis turned to social media.

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Google takes Android to the car
December 19 2014 at 08:43

The move is a major step up from Android Auto software, which comes with the latest version of Google's smartphone operating system.

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Y2038, warnings of global chaos
December 19 2014 at 08:43

If the doom-mongers are right, banking systems could crash and anything else that relies on computers could go into meltdown.

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Online privacy remains thorny issue
December 19 2014 at 08:43

Experts say the backlash over online data collection and surveillance may lead to new privacy protections.

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BlackBerry tries to win back die-hards
December 19 2014 at 08:43

BlackBerry is going back to its roots with a keyboard-equipped phone that looks like the original 'crackberrys'.

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Expert fails to replicate 'game changer'
December 19 2014 at 07:38

A disgraced Japanese researcher has failed to replicate results hailed as a potential breakthrough in stemcell treatment.

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‘Significant day in India’s space history’
December 19 2014 at 07:38

India announced two more successes in its space program - launching its largest rocket and testing the re-entry of an unmanned crew module.

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Water supply found in Earth’s crust
December 19 2014 at 07:38

The biggest water supply on Earth has been discovered deep within the planet's crust - and it could harbour unknown species.

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Tornado on its way? Watch the birds
December 19 2014 at 07:38

Some of our feathered friends exhibit powers of perception that put humans to shame.

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