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Massive black hole stymies scientists

The discovery of a gravitational pit 12 billion times the size of the sun challenges all current theories and laws of physics.

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Numbers don’t add up for India’s tigers

‘Population revival’ is simply a case of shoddy science, say conservationists.

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Big boost for African innovation

UCT teams up with MTN in a R15 million partnership that will boost sustainable innovation in Africa.

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Watchdogs slam pollution deal
February 26 2015 at 13:26

A decision to continue to exempt Eskom and heavy industries from stricter air pollution laws has been met with anger.

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'Computer taught itself Space Invaders'
February 26 2015 at 11:53

A new kind of artificial intelligence has learned to play vintage video games, scientists claim.

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Reddit, Google crack down on nude pics
February 26 2015 at 11:53

Reddit and Google are taking a tougher stance against nudity to prevent their services from turning into online peep shows.

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Astronaut safe after water leak in helmet
February 26 2015 at 11:53

An astronaut ended up with unwanted water in his helmet after breezing through a job outside the Space Station.

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Google releases Android for Work
February 26 2015 at 11:41

Google is releasing a set of tools designed to get work done on Android-powered smartphones.

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Samsung freezes South Korean salaries
February 26 2015 at 09:33

Slower sales and plunging earnings prompted Samsung to impose its first salary freeze in six years.

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Was that for me? Gmail bugs users
February 25 2015 at 16:36

Email autofill feature may cause major embarrassment as messages end up in wrong inboxes.

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Next up: colourful emojis
February 25 2015 at 12:51

Apple to give its emotive icon six different skin tones.

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Bionic surgery offers hope for handicapped
February 25 2015 at 15:48

Three men now activate their bionic hands by using brain signals.

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Major air polluters given a reprieve
February 25 2015 at 12:49

Sasol and Eskom won’t get exemption from stricter air pollution standards – but have time to meet regulations.

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