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Tutankhamun treasures on exhibition

Step into Egyptologist's dream at Cape Town's GrandWest Casino from Tuesday.

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REUTERS

Solved, riddle of holes in Swiss cheese

Scientists have finally cracked the real reason behind the product's characteristic texture.

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The Washington Post

Robot teaches exercise in old age home

They may not be on Snaptchat or Twitter but these elderly folk have their own robot.

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Discovery a ‘real evolutionary relic’
May 11 2015 at 09:11

A new species of beetle has been discovered by a team of international researchers in an area of wetlands near Noordhoek, Cape Town.

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Liberia declared Ebola-free
May 11 2015 at 09:11

A total of 11 005 people have died from Ebola in Liberia, neighbouring Guinea and Sierra Leone since the outbreak began in 2013.

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Melting ice sheets a runaway problem - experts
May 11 2015 at 09:11

Earth's ice caps melting at faster rate, research shows.

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California eyes PBA product warning
May 11 2015 at 09:11

A non-profit organisation generally supportive of industry positions said the decision highlights the 'sheer ridiculousness' of California's law.

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How feeding birds could harm native species
May 11 2015 at 09:11

A study found that feeding birds in towns may be upsetting the delicate balance between native species and more aggressive varieties.

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Free web content not music to all ears
May 8 2015 at 15:22

Consumers want free music. Record labels feel entitled to extract value. The future lies somewhere between.

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Talking Head to tackle streaming music
May 8 2015 at 14:45

Talking Heads frontman David Byrne wants to ensure musicians get fairly compensated by streaming services.

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Where’s all the water? Blame the almond
May 8 2015 at 13:30

As California descends into a potentially devastating drought, everybody is looking for someone, or in this case, something to blame.

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‘Killer mice’ wreak havoc on Marion Island
May 8 2015 at 13:30

House mice are wreaking ecological havoc in one of SA's most unspoiled wilderness areas. Tony Carnie investigates.

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Measles vaccine ‘thwarts other infectious diseases’
May 8 2015 at 13:25

The measles vaccine provides benefits beyond merely protecting against the highly contagious viral respiratory disease, scientists say.

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