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The European Space Agency is eagerly awaiting signs that the Rosetta probe Philae – which successfully landed on Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko [...]

16 March
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For years, evidence has pointed towards a connection between autism and extreme intelligence. Einstein, Mozart and Newton are [...]

11 March
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Do you know what the Apple logo looks like? How confident are you that you're right? Chances are you might be deluding yourself [...]

11 March
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The gap between people and the technology they use is narrowing – we have machines that fit right under our skin, apps to monitor [...]

10 March
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Just because a man smiles at a woman and is keen to engage in conversation with her, it doesn't mean he isn't harbouring sexist [...]

10 March
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If people in the UK could change one thing about their lives, the most popular choice would be lowering stress levels. [...]

9 March
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A completely solar-powered plane took off from Abu Dhabi this morning, and will now attempt to fly around the world using nothing [...]

9 March
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In 2006, a small US pharmaceutical company called Pharmacyclics bought a little-known cancer drug for just $6.6m (£4.3m). [...]

5 March
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Our noses are excellent guides when it comes to discerning what other people are all about – their hormones, their fear levels, [...]

4 March
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Even if you look and behave more like your mum, inherently you're more like your dad. [...]

3 March
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Ever wanted to know how long you have left to live? Well, you could find out on your next workout. [...]

3 March
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In 2013, the UK imported more drugs than it exported for the first time since the turn of century. [...]

2 March
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Taking the attitude that you should try and get as much sleep as possible may not be a good idea. [...]

26 February
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Nasa is putting hundreds of rare or never-before-seen images from the golden era of the Space Race up for auction. [...]

25 February
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The slogan “smoking kills” might sound like something that applies to an unlucky few, but as many as two out of every three [...]

25 February
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