iol scitech oct 24 rosetta comet
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What a comet smells like

Rotten eggs, horse pee and alcohol: this is the bouquet of odours you would smell if a deep space comet was brought back to Earth.

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iol scitech oct 23 Candice Swanepoel
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10 models to follow on Instagram

Models are just like us; they take selfies, have lunch with friends and go on holidays.

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AFP

Clean slate for your phone

Here are tips on how to wipe your phone, safely, before you resell.

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What a comet smells like

Rotten eggs, horse pee and alcohol: this is the bouquet of odours you would smell if a deep space comet was brought back to Earth.

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Top secret space drone returns to Earth
October 20 2014 at 09:16

After a mission in space that lasted nearly two years, the US Air Force top secret drone returned safely to Earth.

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Farmer convicted of killing vultures
October 20 2014 at 09:16

An Eastern Cape farmer has been convicted of killing 46 endangered vultures after the birds feasted on a poison-laced sheep's carcass.

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If this is a scam, how does it work?
October 17 2014 at 14:19

Ever wonder what happens if you reply to those improbable scam emails? Read on...

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Indiana Jones and the prince of Arabia
October 17 2014 at 14:19

Wendell Phillips was still in his mid-20s when he spearheaded his own expedition searching for relics in southern Arabia.

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Strangest wifi hotspots in the world
October 17 2014 at 14:15

Pretty soon, we won't be talking about the strange places that do offer wifi, but rather the strangest places that don't.

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Life without water in a California town
October 17 2014 at 14:14

Pete Rodriquez is one of hundreds of residents Porterville who are having to re-think how they live.

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Venezuela’s battle against fever outbreaks
October 17 2014 at 14:10

Shortages have complicated Venezuela's efforts to treat severe outbreaks of mosquito-borne fevers this year.

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Take a break and concentrate
October 17 2014 at 14:10

New apps aim to make users aware of how much time they spend on their smartphones and to help them limit it.

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Not all videogames are harmful
October 17 2014 at 14:07

For all the talk about how videogames rot our kids' brains, there's evidence that they can be used for good.

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Apple debuts Apple Pay, new iMac
October 17 2014 at 09:23

CEO Tim Cook opened the product-launch event by touting strong reception to the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, released last month.

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