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The real cost of trophy game hunting

Is there more to this industry than the desire of rich white men to demonstrate their machismo, asks Tom Bawden.

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Fight to save Indonesia's jungle corridors

Camp Leakey in the Tanjung Puting National Park in Indonesia is home to around 6 000 rescued orangutans.

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Oculus pins VR hopes on hedgehog

Henry Hedgehog, a cartoon character with no friends is leading the charge to new virtual reality movies.

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Women stars to debut on FIFA 16 game

Female footballers such as Christine Sinclair and Alex Morgan will be pictured on the cover of FIFA 16 video game.

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No new contact with Philae - scientists
July 30 2015 at 08:26

The fridge-sized robotic lab, which landed on a comet called 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, last made contact via the Rosetta orbiter on July 9.

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Experts identify early settler remains
July 29 2015 at 13:21

The remains were found in what is believed to be the oldest Protestant church in the modern-day United States.

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The chimps who follow detox diets
July 29 2015 at 13:20

It seems our chimp cousins can also follow trendy regimes - as they have been spotted drinking water from clay pits.

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Nokia launches virtual reality camera
July 29 2015 at 11:08

Nokia unveils spherical camera designed for making 3D movies ahead of its quarterly results bulletin this week.

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Footballers’ tweets in the spotlight
July 29 2015 at 11:23

Club owners starting to review Twitter and Facebook accounts after string of questionable social posts by players.

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Facebook suffers setback in Europe
July 29 2015 at 10:57

German privacy watchdog says company cannot force users to use their real names when signing up.

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Jawbone UP3: for the not so fit
July 29 2015 at 10:39

Most fitness trackers focus on achieving personal bests. The UP3 focuses more on how you sleep.

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Intel, Micron claim chip breakthrough
July 29 2015 at 10:19

Companies say new memory technology is biggest breakthrough since NAND flash in 1989.

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Experimental vaccine shows promise
July 29 2015 at 08:53

In results published in the journal Nature Communications, vaccinated mice produced antibodies against multiple strains of MERS.

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Bones found outside Kimberley resort
July 29 2015 at 08:52

Yet another Late Stone Age burial site may have been uncovered on the banks of the Vaal River.

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