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Experts identify early settler remains

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

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

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Footballers’ tweets in the spotlight

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

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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.

Lax pilot training caused crash - pro ...

Investigators cited inadequate training of test pilots as a leading factor behind last year's fatal crash of Virgin Galactic passenger spacesh ...

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Qur’an is among world's oldest
July 23 2015 at 08:36

Fragments of a newly-found manuscript could be from one of the oldest surviving copies of the Qur'an in the world.

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V&A goes green with solar power
July 23 2015 at 08:36

The V&A Waterfront has embarked on a R20-million solar power initiative that will significantly reduce its dependence on Eskom.

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After series of fails, Soyuz rocket lifts off
July 23 2015 at 08:36

A Russian Soyuz rocket carrying a three-man crew bound for the International Space Station has blasted off.

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Specialists eye $2bn fund for vaccines
July 23 2015 at 08:35

Experts called for the creation of a $2-billion vaccine development fund to feed a pipeline of potential new shots against priority killer diseases.

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Twitter shindig ‘in poor taste’
July 23 2015 at 06:08

Twitter employees find themselves in hot water with the company after social event with “fraternity house” theme.

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How acupuncture ‘really can ease pain’
July 22 2015 at 13:05

A new study of the ancient Chinese art has been described as the strongest evidence yet that it can have genuine benefits.

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‘We were wrong about Pluto’
July 22 2015 at 13:05

Scientists are marvelling at how 'very active' the dwarf planet is in contrast with previous theories.

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It’s risky but love cheats will cheat
July 22 2015 at 11:09

Hacking Ashley Madison is a good reason to think twice about cheating, but most will not be deterred, says Adam Lusher

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Mobile porn is booming
July 22 2015 at 10:52

Smartphones and 4G are pushing porn to new heights with more than 130 billion videos expected to be watched this year.

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Instagram bans the word “curvy”
July 22 2015 at 10:34

Social media network clamps down on search terms being used to flag undesirable content.

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