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iol scitech may 22 poison book
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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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The crabby monster of the deep
May 15 2015 at 13:22

This crab has claws so powerful they could crush a man's wrist... [PICTURES]

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Nvidia breaks into motoring market
May 15 2015 at 13:54

Chip maker better known for graphics processors is establishing itself as a manufacturer of car parts.

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Quest backs key theory about Universe
May 15 2015 at 13:21

Scientists say that after a nearly three-decade bid they had detected a telltale change in a sub-atomic particle.

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Twitter’s abuse mess and how to fix it
May 15 2015 at 11:34

Everyone knows Twitter has an abuse and harassment problem. Caitlin Dewey offers some ideas on how to fix it.

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US to give up control of web domains
May 15 2015 at 10:30

Organisation behind domain name system confident US control will be ended by year’s end.

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Reddit to crack down on abuse
May 15 2015 at 09:47

New chief exective Ellen Pao says Reddit users are unhappy with abusive behaviour on the social network.

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That Dress riddle: trick of the light?
May 15 2015 at 09:19

Scientists weigh in on debate, and confirm that those who thought 'The Dress' was white and gold had been fooled.

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Bing to favour mobile-friendly sites
May 15 2015 at 09:34

Software giant follows Google in applying stronger weighting in search results to sites that are mobile-friendly.

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SA gears up for climate change talks
May 15 2015 at 09:19

Hopes high that nations will seal deal on global warming.

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Deepwater fish joins warm-blooded club
May 15 2015 at 09:19

Researchers say that this deepwater denizen is the first fish known to be fully warm-blooded.

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