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Weeding with a wonderful view

An invasive plant that threatens pristine Gough Island is being targeted by 'Sagina Ninjas', a team seeking to eradicate it.

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Dumb thing about a smartphone is its battery

Just give me a cellphone that requires charging once a week, not every two minutes, writes Masood Boomgaard.

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Nelson, why are you named after a boozer?

Archaeological digs excavate mass of comments posted online concerning great heroes and heroines of their day.

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EU-Google fight set for new round

The European Commission has spent four years delving into the world of Google online searches, building a case against the internet giant.

Nasa preps Orion for deep-space test

In December Orion will be flown to an altitude of about 5 800km from Earth, 14 times farther away than the International Space Station.

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No sapphire on your new iPhone?
September 10 2014 at 10:10

Apple may have disappointed by not putting sapphire glass covers on its new iPhone, but the material is gradually making its way into mobile devices.

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The game that took 5 years to create
September 10 2014 at 10:10

Fans rush for videogame that lets them save humanity - by killing everything. [VIDEO]

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Apple Pay may accelerate mobile payments
September 10 2014 at 10:10

With its new mobile payment system, Apple is likely to use its market power to accelerate adoption of smarter retail payment technology.

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For whales, size really does matter
September 10 2014 at 09:13

Vestigial pelvic bones discovered to play a key role when it comes to sex.

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No vaccine stocks in Ukraine, says WHO
September 10 2014 at 09:12

Conflict-torn Ukraine is facing a health emergency with dire shortages of many medicines, the World Health Organisation warned.

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Greenhouse gas levels at record high
September 10 2014 at 09:13

The amount of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere reached a record high in 2013, says World Meteorological Organisation.

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Hidden shrines found near Stonehenge
September 10 2014 at 09:12

Archaeologists now believe that Stonehenge was at the centre of a vast network of religious monuments.

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SA, UK launch Newton Fund
September 10 2014 at 09:12

South Africa and the UK sign agreement aimed at fostering the development of science and technology in both countries.

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Mixed reviews for Apple’s iWatch
September 10 2014 at 04:07

Apple’s iWatch is tethered to the iPhone and will combine health and fitness tracking with communications.

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Apple unveils watch, larger iPhones
September 9 2014 at 22:38

Apple Inc unveiled a watch, two larger iPhones and a mobile payments service.

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