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Ancient art of poisoning makes killer comeback

The past decade has seen a handful of infamous poisoning incidents. Michael E. Miller investigates

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iol scitech may 13 antarctic ice shelf
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10 000-year-old ice shelf fragmenting

Findings say Antarctic ice shelf could disappear by end of the decade.

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Beating online distraction

The secret to fighting digital distraction may be all about commitments and not willpower.

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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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Hormone that gets us drunk on love
May 20 2015 at 09:33

Oxytocin engenders trust and generosity - but, just like a drink or two, it can also fuel aggression.

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Plane chief refutes in-flight hacking
May 20 2015 at 13:08

United Airlines chief executive says there are clear firewalls in place to prevent jetliner hacking.

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MixRadio extends to Android, iPhone
May 20 2015 at 11:25

Nokia’s MixRadio streaming service will soon be available on all major smartphone platforms.

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Is this the earliest image of Shakespeare?
May 20 2015 at 09:33

It is a far cry from the famous and rather sterner depiction of the playwright that we know so well.

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‘Poisoned’ geese spark safety fears
May 20 2015 at 09:33

Hundreds of domestic and Egyptian geese were found dead on the banks of a dam in the Boland.

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Nellie's dislike for vehicles a costly affair
May 20 2015 at 09:33

Staff working close to the Knysna forest came to work to find an elephant had punctured one of the tyres on a vehicle - again.

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Bird flu epidemic hits 35 countries since 2014
May 20 2015 at 09:32

The H5N8 strain was discovered early last year in Korea and China, and reached Japan soon afterwards.

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Polyvore: Build your dream and buy it
May 20 2015 at 07:47

App allows users to plan their home or fashion designs online and then buy the pieces directly.

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Is it possible to hack into a plane?
May 20 2015 at 07:43

This nightmare scenario may sound far-fetched - like something out of a movie. But it could be chillingly possible.

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How many pages to print the internet?
May 20 2015 at 07:31

If you wanted to print out the internet, how many pieces of paper would you need? Caitlin Dewey does the maths.

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