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'We do our work that we love'

On Earth, their governments are in a standoff over Ukraine - but up in space, Russia and the US work together.

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Twitter has a digital bouncer

Rhodri Marsden looks at Twitter's latest attempt to deal with the fact that human beings can behave abominably.

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Ancient bones show evidence of cancer

The oldest evidence of breast cancer ever discovered may have been found in a 4,200-year-old skeleton.

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'We do our work that we love'
March 26 2015 at 12:21

On Earth, their governments are in a standoff over Ukraine - but up in space, Russia and the US work together.

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Twitter has a digital bouncer
March 26 2015 at 12:21

Rhodri Marsden looks at Twitter's latest attempt to deal with the fact that human beings can behave abominably.

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Ancient bones show evidence of cancer
March 26 2015 at 12:11

The oldest evidence of breast cancer ever discovered may have been found in a 4,200-year-old skeleton.

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New bean varieties bred to beat heat
March 26 2015 at 12:11

Scientists have bred 30 new varieties of "heat-beating" beans designed to provide protein for the world's poor.

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How unseen code filters online life
March 26 2015 at 12:11

What you don't know about Internet algorithms is hurting you, writes Caitlin Dewey.

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Nasa aims to sling rock round moon
March 26 2015 at 11:46

A Nasa mission aims to pave the way for future human missions to Mars, the space agency says.

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SanDisk cuts revenue forecast
March 26 2015 at 11:40

SanDisk is hoping to push through some tough headwinds after lower-than-expected sales from business products.

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Mars rover hits the marathon mark
March 26 2015 at 11:28

NASA says the Opportunity rover has passed the marathon mark for driving on Mars.

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Messenger offers more ways to connect
March 26 2015 at 06:16

Facebook is turning its Messenger app into a platform for e-commerce and video.

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World switches on to Earth Hour
March 25 2015 at 13:00

Global landmarks will all power down to mark the WWF’s ninth annual environmental campaign.

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