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Ebola to persist in 2015, but funds lacking

The WHO lacks more than $100-million towards its $350-million budget for its Ebola operation over the next six months.

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‘When the Buying Stops, the Killing Can Too’

Jackie Chan one of growing number of celebrities used by NGO WildAid in effort to end 'illegal wildlife trade in our lifetimes'.

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Periscope arrives on Android

Twitter releases live-video streaming app on Android, just months after iOS release.

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Alzheimer's risk for gamers

New research suggests that children who spend hours playing games may be more at risk of Alzheimer's.

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Oculus Rift soon to be a reality
May 15 2015 at 15:00

Virtual reality headsets will be available early next year, but has Oculus left it too late?

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The crabby monster of the deep
May 15 2015 at 13:22

This crab has claws so powerful they could crush a man's wrist... [PICTURES]

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The town that runs on Twitter
May 15 2015 at 14:41

The small town of Jun in Grenada uses Twitter as its dominant channel for offical communication.

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Nvidia breaks into motoring market
May 15 2015 at 13:54

Chip maker better known for graphics processors is establishing itself as a manufacturer of car parts.

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How small changes fight hunger
May 15 2015 at 13:27

Growing enough food has never been easy in Mali, but climate change is robbing West Africa of already unreliable rainfall.

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The marvel that is The Martian
May 15 2015 at 13:26

Andy Weir's book, The Martian, may have saved Nasa and the entire space programme, writes Joel Achenbach.

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Quest backs key theory about Universe
May 15 2015 at 13:21

Scientists say that after a nearly three-decade bid they had detected a telltale change in a sub-atomic particle.

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Twitter’s abuse mess and how to fix it
May 15 2015 at 11:34

Everyone knows Twitter has an abuse and harassment problem. Caitlin Dewey offers some ideas on how to fix it.

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US to give up control of web domains
May 15 2015 at 10:30

Organisation behind domain name system confident US control will be ended by year’s end.

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Reddit to crack down on abuse
May 15 2015 at 09:47

New chief exective Ellen Pao says Reddit users are unhappy with abusive behaviour on the social network.

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