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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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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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Rich pickings for rich space tourists
October 8 2014 at 14:17

Virgin Galactic is expanding lodging options in New Mexico for its roster of passengers who hope to one day take flight into space.

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Brit actor branches off into videogames
October 8 2014 at 14:17

Critically acclaimed actor Hugh Laurie announced as the voice of the villain in LittleBigPlanet 3.

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Taiwan PM warns China cyberattack threat growing
October 8 2014 at 14:14

Urging government employees to heighten their vigilance, Jiang Yi-huah said Chinese cyber attackers often use civil websites as springboards.

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Fracking in Karoo unlikely, says geologist
October 8 2014 at 14:12

A hydro-geologist argues that drilling for shale gas in the Karoo does not make economic sense.

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‘Nanoworld’ scientists scoop chemistry prize
October 8 2014 at 12:35

American scientists Eric Betzig and William Moerner and Germany’s Stefan Hell have won the Nobel prize for chemistry.

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Now Apple faces #hairgate
October 8 2014 at 09:32

Fresh from the online uproar over whether the shiny new iPhone 6 bends, Apple has been hit by a new complaint.

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Attack unrelated to Shellshock - Yahoo
October 8 2014 at 09:32

Yahoo says hackers managed to breach three of its sports servers that deliver live game-streaming data.

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Bed selfies the latest viral craze
October 8 2014 at 09:32

Thought the Ice Bucket craze was irritating? Brace yourself for the wake-up selfie.

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Gamers, get your rAge on
October 8 2014 at 09:32

PlayStation South Africa brings Bloodborne, Mortal Kombat X and The Order 1886 to rAge 2014 for exclusive hands-on play.

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Marriott fined for jamming guests’ hotspots
October 8 2014 at 09:31

Marriott International will pay a $600 000 fine for jamming conference attendees' wifi networks at one of its resorts.

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