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What a comet smells like

Rotten eggs, horse pee and alcohol: this is the bouquet of odours you would smell if a deep space comet was brought back to Earth.

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iol scitech oct 23 Candice Swanepoel
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10 models to follow on Instagram

Models are just like us; they take selfies, have lunch with friends and go on holidays.

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Clean slate for your phone

Here are tips on how to wipe your phone, safely, before you resell.

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What a comet smells like

Rotten eggs, horse pee and alcohol: this is the bouquet of odours you would smell if a deep space comet was brought back to Earth.

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Apple’s slimmer iPads lack ‘wow factor’
October 17 2014 at 04:19

Apple’s new iPads are faster and come with modest improvements - including a fingerprint sensor.

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A mystery space plane, but why?
October 16 2014 at 14:22

The purpose of the US military's space plane is classified, only fuelling speculation about why it has been circling Earth.

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Facebook’s Safety Check tool for disasters
October 16 2014 at 14:21

Facebook is launching a tool that lets users notify worried relatives that they are safe during or after natural disasters.

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Toymaker unveils talking, singing robot
October 16 2014 at 14:18

Japanese toymaker Tomy unveiled a multi-talented humanoid robot, named Robi jr., which can converse using about 1 000 phrases.

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How going green cuts electricity costs
October 16 2014 at 14:18

Cape Town family beats the challenge of cutting water, power consumption.

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Addict can’t give up his Google Glass
October 16 2014 at 09:48

Doctors noted 'nearly involuntary movement of the right hand up to [the patient's] temple - tapping it with his forefinger'.

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Google unveils new Nexus devices
October 16 2014 at 09:49

The new lineup is Google's latest volley in its duel with Apple in the increasingly important mobile device market.

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Cheers to Ronaldo as Facebook likes top 100m
October 16 2014 at 09:49

Cristiano Ronaldo reached a cool 100 million likes on the social networking site and shared a video to thank his fans. [VIDEO]

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Inside the world of cyber crime
October 16 2014 at 09:49

If you want a glimpse of the underworld of cyber crime, there's no better guide than the US Secret Service.

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Bono apologises for free U2 album
October 16 2014 at 09:48

There were grumbles last month when the Irish rock band's new album was automatically downloaded onto iTunes accounts.

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