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A new system allowing accounts to be unlocked using brainwaves could spell the end for passwords as we know them.  [...]

3 June
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Over the last century, humans have become much, much cleverer. In fact, new research by the University of Vienna shows how across [...]

2 June
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If you spend all day sitting in front of the computer at work, only to go home and sit on a sofa for a few more hours, it's time [...]

2 June
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Solar Impulse 2 has had to take a short break from its round-the-world flight due to dangerous weather conditions. [...]

1 June
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For decades, chemotherapy has been the main treatment used to prolong the lives of cancer sufferers, but scientists believe a [...]

1 June
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Being too questioning about other people's motives could be seriously damaging for your success at work, a group of researchers [...]

29 May
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There's no escape – robots capable of killing people without human intervention are on their way, and we will be utterly defenceless [...]

28 May
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Private company SpaceX has received certified approval from the US to send military and spy satellites into space. [...]

27 May
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Busy roads, rattling trains and aircraft taking off are just some of the unwanted sounds Londoners are exposed to on a daily [...]

26 May
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Holidays are a time for rest, relaxation and improving well-being, and at the end of it we expect to return feeling revived and [...]

22 May
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When you recover from a bad illness, there's a strong possibility you're not quite as mentally fit as you were before – on [...]

22 May
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Ne'er cast a clout till May be out, so the saying goes. [...]

20 May
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Some say it's luck, some say it's hard work, and others say it's pure business awareness, but in reality our potential to become [...]

20 May
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There's nothing worse than being on the end of a damp squib of a handshake - whether it's sweaty palms, a limp wrist or an overly [...]

14 May
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It is now possible to control an entire fleet of robots just by gently swiping the screen of a smart tablet. [...]

13 May
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