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  • The Difficulty of Talking About Doomsday - The Atlantic

    The Difficulty of Talking About Doomsday - The Atlantic

    The AtlanticThe Difficulty of Talking About DoomsdayThe AtlanticBut this makes ICBMs seem science-fictional. In politics and technology coverage—when we discus the realistic future of copious student-loan debt and the occasional self-driving car—…
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  • It's Doomsday Clock Time Again - Scientific American (blog)
    It's Doomsday Clock Time AgainScientific American (blog)In any case, you can be forgiven for assuming, wrongly, that the Doomsday Clock is anything more than an excuse for concerned scientists to remind us about the dangerous technology we've created…
    - 11 days ago 26 Jan 16, 7:03pm -
  • Curbing Zika Virus: Mosquito Control - Popular Science

    Curbing Zika Virus: Mosquito Control - Popular Science

    Popular ScienceCurbing Zika Virus: Mosquito ControlPopular ScienceSome researchers are focused on high-tech ways to control the mosquitoes. For example, Oxitec, a U.K.-based company working on genetically engineered A. aegypti to help control dengue…
    - 12 days ago 26 Jan 16, 3:28pm -
  • Chubb: Invest In Unique Scientific Ideas - TravelersToday

    Chubb: Invest In Unique Scientific Ideas - TravelersToday

    TravelersTodayChubb: Invest In Unique Scientific IdeasTravelersTodayProfessor Chubb believes it's overwhelmingly clear that without advances in science, technology, engineering and mathematics, the economy would be smaller and occupations would be si…
    - 16 days ago 22 Jan 16, 7:51am -
  • Cheap plastic film prevents batteries from catching fire - Science /AAAS

    Cheap plastic film prevents batteries from catching fire - Science /AAAS

    Science /AAASCheap plastic film prevents batteries from catching fireScience /AAASSo the scientists coated the nickel particles with atom-thick sheets of carbon, called graphene, which is also conductive but prevents the nickel from degrading. They t…
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  • new#LetThemStay: Australian premier offers 267 asylum seekers sanctuary

    #LetThemStay: Australian premier offers 267 asylum seekers sanctuary

    The #LetThemStay campaign, which is pushing for 267 asylum seekers, including 37 babies, to be allowed to stay in Australia rather than be sent into offshore detention on the island of Nauru, has gained new political support.Victorian Premier Daniel…
    - 1 hour ago 7 Feb 16, 2:18am -
  • newChris Christie takes it to Marco Rubio during Republican debate

    Chris Christie takes it to Marco Rubio during Republican debate

    Chris Christie made it clear he wants to take Marco Rubio down a peg as the final debate before New Hampshire's Tuesday primary kicked off Saturday night. And at first blush, it looks like he succeeded."You have not been involved in a consequential…
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  • newNorth Korea fires rocket seen as covert long-range missile test

    North Korea fires rocket seen as covert long-range missile test

    SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea on Sunday defied international warnings and launched a long-range rocket that the United Nations and others call a cover for a banned test of technology for a missile that could strike the U.S. mainland.The launch,…
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  • newHow Facebook is changing at age 12

    How Facebook is changing at age 12

    It's been a big week for Facebook.The social networking giant turned 12 and unveiled a few very cool features to celebrate the milestoneSee also: How Facebook's fake holiday took over TwitterOn this episode of MashTalk, we use these events to dis…
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  • newHuge Moroccan concentrated solar plant poised to to be world's largest

    Huge Moroccan concentrated solar plant poised to to be world's largest

    Morocco turned on its colossal solar power plant in the Sahara Desert this week, beginning the first phase of a project that is intended to provide renewable energy to more than a million Moroccans.The plant, dubbed the Noor 1, is located on the edg…
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  • newRepublican debate in New Hampshire gets off to an awkward start

    Republican debate in New Hampshire gets off to an awkward start

    The Republican debate in New Hampshire got off to an awkward start on Saturday night. When Ben Carson was called to the stage, he hesitated and lingered in the hallway, seemingly struggling to hear the announcers.Ted Cruz came out a minute later wh…
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  • newWhat do you wish you could text to your first love? 'The Unsent Project' wants to know

    What do you wish you could text to your first love? 'The Unsent Project' wants to know

    What text would you send your first love, if you had the guts to contact them out of the blue?California artist Röra Blue wants to know.See also: Woman draws everything on her mind and it's super relatableThe 19-year-old also wants you to write i…
    - 4 hours ago 7 Feb 16, 12:01am -
  • newBeyoncé is already selling hats that say 'hot sauce'

    Beyoncé is already selling hats that say 'hot sauce'

    Beyoncé did not merely drop a surprise song and video. Since she's not a slacker, she also has a line of clothing to go with it so people know you travel with hot sauce, just like BeyThe Formation Collection is available now, featuring nods to the…
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  • newBeyoncé gives super rare interview ahead of Super Bowl 50

    Beyoncé gives super rare interview ahead of Super Bowl 50

    On the same day that she dropped her commanding rap track "Formation" and a middle finger-filled video to match, Beyoncé did something else that made the music world stop in its tracks: She gave an interview.The notoriously private singer, who h…
    - 4 hours ago 6 Feb 16, 11:32pm -
  • newHillary Clinton: Women running for office bear a 'much greater burden'

    Hillary Clinton: Women running for office bear a 'much greater burden'

    HENNIKER, New Hampshire — Hillary Clinton on Saturday opened up about the struggles she faces in running for president as a woman, saying in frank terms that there are double standards women face in seeking positions of power in the United States.…
    - 5 hours ago 6 Feb 16, 10:38pm -
  • newTwitter CEO Jack Dorsey denies timeline changes (sort of), talks #RIPTwitter

    Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey denies timeline changes (sort of), talks #RIPTwitter

    All the hashtag angst and insider commentary regarding Twitter's potential timeline changes finally came to a head on Saturday, forcing the company's CEO, Jack Dorsey to finally weigh in on the matterDirectly addressing the #RIPTwitter hashtag that…
    - 5 hours ago 6 Feb 16, 10:16pm -
  • newBeyoncé drops surprise video for 'Formation.' Now get in line behind her.

    Beyoncé drops surprise video for 'Formation.' Now get in line behind her.

    Never, ever underestimate Beyoncé. In her own words, "I may just be a black Bill Gates in the making."Queen Bey blessed us with a new song called "Formation" and a video just before her Super Bowl performance tomorrow, which Coldplay, Bruno Mars…
    - 6 hours ago 6 Feb 16, 9:36pm -
  • newTaiwan earthquake zone transformed into virtual reality model

    Taiwan earthquake zone transformed into virtual reality model

    The devastation wrought by the earthquake in Taiwan early Saturday morning has been captured on video and in numerous photos, but a few locals have enhanced the world's view of the disaster by posting a three-dimensional model of the sceneSEE ALSO:…
    - 7 hours ago 6 Feb 16, 8:52pm -
  • newGloria Steinem: Young women back Bernie Sanders because 'the boys are with Bernie'

    Gloria Steinem: Young women back Bernie Sanders because 'the boys are with Bernie'

    During an interview on last night's Bill Maher show, the noted feminist Gloria Steinem suggested that young women support Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign because they want attention from men.Steinem's comments came in response to a question ab…
    - 7 hours ago 6 Feb 16, 8:22pm -
  • new5 can't-miss apps: Airmail, PlayGround, Sports Illustrated and more

    5 can't-miss apps: Airmail, PlayGround, Sports Illustrated and more

    With Facebook's Friends Day videos taking over social media and reports that Twitter may be getting close to one of its biggest changes yet, you may have missed some of this week's best new apps.See also: How Facebook's fake holiday took over Twitte…
    - 7 hours ago 6 Feb 16, 8:13pm -
  • newEurope pleads with Turkey to open border for Syrians fleeing Aleppo siege

    Europe pleads with Turkey to open border for Syrians fleeing Aleppo siege

    The European Union has urged Turkey to open its borders to tens of thousands of Syrians fleeing Russian bombs and pro-government forces laying siege to the city of Aleppo.See also: Tens of thousands of Syrians flee Aleppo as government offensive int…
    - 8 hours ago 6 Feb 16, 7:49pm -
  • new5 things to watch for during tonight's GOP debate

    5 things to watch for during tonight's GOP debate

    MANCHESTER, New Hampshire — The gang is back together, gathering for the final Republican debate before the crucial primary in New Hampshire on TuesdayThe field has narrowed. Rand Paul, Mike Huckabee and Rick Santorum have all dropped out since th…
    - 8 hours ago 6 Feb 16, 7:31pm -
  • newPsychedelic history of Japan turns learning into an acid trip

    Psychedelic history of Japan turns learning into an acid trip

    The best way to learn about the history of any country is from a history book or, at the very least, a history documentary. But if you're too slacker to even sit still for an hour of TV docu-history, one YouTube user promises to give you the enti…
    - 8 hours ago 6 Feb 16, 7:14pm -
  • newJeb Bush on Donald Trump: 'The guy needs therapy'

    Jeb Bush on Donald Trump: 'The guy needs therapy'

    BEDFORD, N.H. — Jeb Bush's campaign is teetering on the edge of relevancy, but on Saturday he turned up the heat on his Republican rivals as he focuses on locking up votes ahead of Tuesday's New Hampshire primary."I'm not a psychiatrist or a psych…
    - 9 hours ago 6 Feb 16, 6:34pm -
  • newBritish dependency won't take refugees because residents are 'Islamophobic'

    British dependency won't take refugees because residents are 'Islamophobic'

    LONDON — There's too much "Islamophobia" among the residents of the British dependency of Guernsey for the island to take in refugees, its chief minister said.Jonathan Le Tocq said there was too much negativity on the 12-mile-long island to ensure…
    - 9 hours ago 6 Feb 16, 6:25pm -
  • newIman breaks her silence following the death of her husband, David Bowie

    Iman breaks her silence following the death of her husband, David Bowie

    Iman tweeted for the first time since the death of her husband, David Bowie, with a simple message: "Love & Gratitude."Bowie's family released a statement on his official Facebook page following his passing, but has not commented otherwiseSee also:…
    - 9 hours ago 6 Feb 16, 6:11pm -
  • newHere are the best Super Bowl 50 commercials so far

    Here are the best Super Bowl 50 commercials so far

    This is it. This is the year that it all comes together.Armed with nearly infinite money -- one Super Bowl commercial will cost $170,000 a second in 2016 -- the advertising industry has trotted out all of its best ideas to capture your attention whil…
    - 10 hours ago 6 Feb 16, 6:02pm -
  • newIs your relationship 'Netflix official'?

    Is your relationship 'Netflix official'?

    According to a Netflix survey, 51% of people felt sharing their account signified a "big step" in a relationship. A majority said they would only share their information in an exclusive relationship.SEE ALSO: What to stream on HBO, Hulu, Amazon, N…
    - 10 hours ago 6 Feb 16, 6:00pm -
  • newChristian Louboutin horoscope shoes could be in your future

    Christian Louboutin horoscope shoes could be in your future

    Christian Louboutin sees red soles in your future.The fashion and beauty company designed a line of horoscope-specific footwear exclusively for online retailer Moda Operandi. Image: COurtesy of Moda operandiEach astrological sign will be avai…
    - 10 hours ago 6 Feb 16, 5:45pm -
  • newHan Solo, Princess Leia and Kylo Ren finally get a corny family photo

    Han Solo, Princess Leia and Kylo Ren finally get a corny family photo

    Who is the real villain: the dude who ditched his family for the Dark Side, or the parents who made him pose for a family photo even though he just wanted to sulk in his bedroom?A Star Wars fan on Reddit gave Han Solo and Princess Leia the picture-p…
    - 10 hours ago 6 Feb 16, 5:29pm -
  • newTwitter insider: Calm down, your feed isn't about to be taken over by robots

    Twitter insider: Calm down, your feed isn't about to be taken over by robots

    The Twitter community went into a virtual hyperventilating freakout on Friday when reports surfaced that the company might be planning on changing the way tweets are displayed (from reverse chronological to algorithmic)But if one major, frequently…
    - 10 hours ago 6 Feb 16, 5:12pm -
  • newThousands of anti-immigrant protesters, counter-demonstrators face off

    Thousands of anti-immigrant protesters, counter-demonstrators face off

    Thousands of people from far-right nationalist groups in cities around the world marched to protest against Islam and immigration on Saturday.The demonstrators flooded the streets of cities in Britain, France, Germany, Poland, the Czech Republic, th…
    - 11 hours ago 6 Feb 16, 5:08pm -
  • new13 thoughts about grammar that will make you feel like a genius

    13 thoughts about grammar that will make you feel like a genius

    Grammar can be mind-blowing.If there is one thing the Internet holds dear, it's a well-crafted sentence with correct grammar. Your Facebook statuses, your tweets and even your hashtags are always in danger of the grammar troll in your life coming ou…
    - 11 hours ago 6 Feb 16, 5:00pm -
  • newRepublican-led Congress unlikely to back Obama's new clean energy bid

    Republican-led Congress unlikely to back Obama's new clean energy bid

    WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama said Saturday that he will ask the Republican-led Congress to double spending on research and development into clean energy by 2020. But the request is unlikely to be fulfilled.GOP lawmakers scoff at the science…
    - 11 hours ago 6 Feb 16, 4:41pm -
  • newFemale journalist groped during live broadcast in Cologne

    Female journalist groped during live broadcast in Cologne

    A journalist was groped during a live broadcast as she was reporting about Carnival in Cologne, Germany, which has been on high alert after a string of sexual assaults on New Year's EveEsmeralda Labye, a Belgian journalist working for Radio Télévi…
    - 11 hours ago 6 Feb 16, 4:19pm -

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  • Man's Fatal Rabies Mimicked Drug Side Effect
    When a man in Missouri contracted rabies, his symptoms mimicked those of a serious drug reaction, making it hard for doctors to figure out the real cause of his illness until it was too late. The case shows that “human rabies is a fatal disease, an…
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  • Oldest Draft of King James Bible Discovered, Historian Says
    The King James Bible, the most widely read book in the English language — from which phrases like “a man after his own heart” emerged — is as storied as it is elusive. Now, a historian claims to have found the oldest known draft of the Chri…
    - 17 Oct 15, 1:10pm -
  • Kerry: Climate change, food security key to global stability
    MILAN, Italy (AP) — The stability of the world is directly linked to climate change and its impact on food security for billions of people, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Saturday. Go to Source
    - 17 Oct 15, 12:10pm -
  • Sea in distress – bringing sustainability to EU fisheries
    Our fragile marine ecosystems are under threat. Sustainable use of resources is key to redressing the balance. Enter a network of EU-funding research agencies who have already offered a glimpse of the future of fisheries and aquaculture research. Go…
    - 17 Oct 15, 8:35am -

New Scientist

NewScientist Video Installation in London (10/2008)

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New Scientist video round-up - October 24, 2008
Find out how a Playmobil boat in a tank explains the 'dead water' effect, see a newly-discovered coral reef and bisexual beetles.
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New Scientist video round-up - October 17, 2008
Find out how squid use ink to communicate, the secrets of worm grunting and why a new pill turns into a sponge when it's swallowed.
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New Scientist video round-up - October 10, 2008
Read more: http://www.newscientist.com/ Carbon material gives more grip than gecko feet. Deepest-living fishes caught on camera for the first time.
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New Scientist video round-up - October 03, 2008
See a fruit fly undergo a driving simulation, a car powered entirely by steam, and find out what makes birds sing faster.
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New Scientist video round-up - September 26, 2008
Find out about a robotic dragonfly that could soon be sent to space, wasps that recognise recent acquaintances and a study that shows that babies may be less ...
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US Election 2016

Top News

  • newRise in rape claims linked to online dating - BBC News
    BBC NewsRise in rape claims linked to online datingBBC NewsThe number of people reporting being raped by someone they met on a dating app or website has risen six-fold in five years, official figures show. There were 184 rape allegations in 2014, up…
    - 1 hour ago 7 Feb 16, 2:30am -
  • newCritic of Vatican refuses to step down from sex abuse commission - Daily Mail
    CNNCritic of Vatican refuses to step down from sex abuse commissionDaily MailVATICAN CITY, Feb 6 (Reuters) - A prominent and outspoken British member of a papal advisory commission on sexual abuse by the clergy on Saturday refused to step down despit…
    - 1 hour ago 7 Feb 16, 2:30am -
  • newSyrian refugee numbers soar at Turkey border - Herald Scotland
    Herald ScotlandSyrian refugee numbers soar at Turkey borderHerald ScotlandSyrians walk towards the Turkish border at the Bab al-Salam border gate, Syria, Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. Turkish officials say thousands of Syrians have massed on the Syrian side…
    - 2 hours ago 7 Feb 16, 2:00am -
  • newFive skiers killed in Austrian Alps avalanche - The Guardian
    The GuardianFive skiers killed in Austrian Alps avalancheThe GuardianRescue teams arrive by helicopter to search for people buried in the Wattener valley, Austria, on Saturday. Photograph: Zoom.Tirol/AFP/Getty Images. Jessica Elgot. Saturday 6 Februa…
    - 2 hours ago 7 Feb 16, 1:50am -
  • newBlast on Somalia airplane caused by bomb - The Nation
    Toronto StarBlast on Somalia airplane caused by bombThe NationMOGADISHU - An explosion that occurred aboard a passenger plane after it took off from Somalia's main airport on Tuesday, forcing it to make an emergency landing, was caused by a bomb, off…
    - 2 hours ago 7 Feb 16, 1:49am -
  • newNorth Korea fires long-range rocket despite warnings - BBC News
    BBC NewsNorth Korea fires long-range rocket despite warningsBBC NewsNorth Korea has fired a long-range rocket, which critics say is a test of banned missile technology. The country had notified UN agencies in advance that it intended to put an earth…
    - 2 hours ago 7 Feb 16, 1:22am -
  • newTaiwan earthquake: Scores trapped in rubble in Tainan - BBC News
    BBC NewsTaiwan earthquake: Scores trapped in rubble in TainanBBC NewsA total of 132 people remain trapped under the rubble of an apartment block in the Taiwanese city of Tainan after Saturday's earthquake, officials say. Rescuers said it would be pos…
    - 3 hours ago 7 Feb 16, 12:29am -
  • newSeparating fact from fear in the rise of Zika | Bangkok Post: news - Bangkok Post
    Bangkok PostSeparating fact from fear in the rise of Zika | Bangkok Post: newsBangkok PostAmid a public health 'emergency', officials say Thailand has nothing to worry about, but a lot remains unknown about the virus' effects. 7 Feb 2016 at 02:52 619…
    - 3 hours ago 7 Feb 16, 12:16am -
  • newEU referendum: Leave campaign in civil war - Telegraph.co.uk
    Telegraph.co.ukEU referendum: Leave campaign in civil warTelegraph.co.ukThe campaign to pull Britain out of the European Union is run by people who are spreading “lies” about fellow activists and who will never win the referendum, a senior MP has…
    - 6 hours ago 6 Feb 16, 10:01pm -
  • newLet Julian Assange rot, or face the law - Telegraph.co.uk
    Telegraph.co.ukLet Julian Assange rot, or face the lawTelegraph.co.ukI try to take the United Nations seriously, but it is a struggle. A pronouncement by a “working group” that the alleged rapist Julian Assange has been “arbitrarily detained”…
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BBC News

  • newRepublicans in latest TV debate battle
    Seven Republicans seeking the party's nomination to run for the White House have returned to the stage in the latest TV debate.
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  • newRise in online dating rape reports
    The number of people reporting being raped by someone they met on a dating app or website has risen six-fold in five years to 184, official figures show.
    - 1 hour ago 7 Feb 16, 2:23am -
  • newVIDEO: Rubio and Christie clash in TV debate
    New Jersey Governor Chris Christie attacks Senator Marco Rubio in the latest TV debate among Republican candidates running for US president.
    - 1 hour ago 7 Feb 16, 2:13am -
  • newNorth Korea fires long-range rocket
    North Korea fires a long-range rocket in defiance of international warnings, after announcing it intended to put an earth observation satellite into orbit.
    - 1 hour ago 7 Feb 16, 2:10am -
  • newScores trapped in Taiwan quake rubble
    A total of 132 people remain trapped under the rubble of an apartment block in the Taiwanese city of Tainan after Saturday's earthquake, officials say.
    - 2 hours ago 7 Feb 16, 1:23am -

This Day in History

  • October 17, 1931: Capone goes to prison
    On this day in 1931, gangster Al Capone is sentenced to 11 years in prison for tax evasion and fined $80,000, signaling the downfall of one of the most notorious criminals of the 1920s and 1930s. Alphonse Gabriel Capone was born in Brooklyn, New York…
    - 17 Oct 15, 5:00am -
  • News story: Culture Secretary reappoints Trustee of National Museums Liverpool
    Laura Carstensen has been reappointed as Trustee of National Museums Liverpool, for 4 years from 17 October 2015 to 16 October 2019. Laura Carstensen has held leadership roles in the City, in public service and in business in a career spanning more t…
    - 16 Oct 15, 2:00pm -
  • News story: £35 million Rembrandt painting at risk of leaving the UK
    One of Rembrandt’s greatest late portraits is at risk of being exported from the UK unless a buyer can be found to match the asking price of £35 million. In order to provide a last chance to save it for the nation, Culture Minister Ed Vaizey has p…
    - 16 Oct 15, 9:00am -
  • October 16, 1934: The Long March
    The embattled Chinese Communists break through Nationalist enemy lines and begin an epic flight from their encircled headquarters in southwest China. Known as Ch’ang Cheng—the “Long March”—the retreat lasted 368 days and covered 6,000 miles…
    - 16 Oct 15, 5:01am -
  • Statistics: Ad-hoc statistical analysis 2015: quarter 3 – Taking Part museum attendence
    This release is being published to understand demographic information regarding museum attendance in London. Go to Source
    - 15 Oct 15, 3:00pm -
  • Speech: Arts Council England’s ‘cultural education challenge’
    Firstly, can I say thank you for allowing me to contribute to this discussion and to the launch of the cultural education challenge. Nobody here needs reminding that Britain is a world leader in culture and the arts. The new book by the historian Dom…
    - 15 Oct 15, 9:00am -
  • October 15, 1917: Mata Hari executed
    Mata Hari, the archetype of the seductive female spy, is executed for espionage by a French firing squad at Vincennes outside of Paris. She first came to Paris in 1905 and found fame as a performer of exotic Asian-inspired dances. She soon began tour…
    - 15 Oct 15, 5:00am -
  • Statistics: Wellbeing in Northern Ireland: October 2015
    This report is an update of a previous publication reporting Northern Ireland data for indicators in the ONS Measuring National Wellbeing Wheel of Measures, which consists of 41 indicators in 10 domains. It includes headline indicators in areas such…
    - 14 Oct 15, 9:00am -
  • October 14, 1947: Yeager breaks sound barrier
    U.S. Air Force Captain Chuck Yeager becomes the first person to fly faster than the speed of sound. Yeager, born in Myra, West Virginia, in 1923, was a combat fighter during World War II and flew 64 missions over Europe. He shot down 13 German planes…
    - 14 Oct 15, 4:02am -
  • Press release: Magna Carta comes to China
    To mark the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta, an original edition from Hereford Cathedral has embarked on an ambitious world tour, and is set to arrive for the first time in history in China from Tuesday 13 October for two weeks of exhibitions and sp…
    - 13 Oct 15, 11:01am -

BBC Worldwide

How Does The Foot Work? - Hands & Feet - BBC
Contains graphic images of medical dissection. Looking at more layers inside the foot we get a first hand look at how the foot actually works. Taken from Hands ...
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Dissecting A Human Foot - Hands & Feet - BBC
Contains graphic images of medical dissection. The team dissect a real foot, taking it apart layer by layer to reveal what it's made up of. Taken from Hands & Feet ...
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Which Finger Could You Do Without? - Hands & Feet - BBC
Contains graphic images of medical dissection. Dr George McGavin continues his look at a dissected hand, posed with the question, which finger could you do ...
- 10 Oct 15, 9:00am -
Dissecting A Hand - Hands & Feet - BBC
Contains graphic images. Hand surgeon, Donald Sammut, demonstrates to Dr George McGavin, what the inner workings of the hand look like. Taken from ...
- 8 Oct 15, 4:33pm -

Public understanding of science and engineering

Science

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  • newSign up for DayStarter - Tampabay.com (blog)
    Tampabay.com (blog)Sign up for DayStarterTampabay.com (blog)Here are some highlights from the weekly Associated Press photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our edito…
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  • newSpace Photos of the Week: Nobody Puts Galaxy in a Corner - WIRED
    WIREDSpace Photos of the Week: Nobody Puts Galaxy in a CornerWIREDCaption: The 'Flying Saucer' is a disc made of gas and dust, surrounding a young star in the Rho Ophiuchi star formation region. Astronomers used the ALMA and IRAM telescopes to make t…
    - 16 hours ago 6 Feb 16, 12:03pm -
  • newCookies on the BBC website - BBC News
    BBC NewsCookies on the BBC websiteBBC NewsOur selection of some of the best news photographs taken around the world this week. US Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz kisses his wife Heidi Cruz after winning at his Iowa Image copyright Jim Youn…
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  • Satellite images show arrival of fuel trucks at North Korea launch site: think tank - Yahoo News
    Yahoo NewsSatellite images show arrival of fuel trucks at North Korea launch site: think tankYahoo NewsWASHINGTON (Reuters) - Satellite images taken this week of North Korea's Sohae rocket launch site show apparent fueling activity that has been seen…
    - 1 day ago 5 Feb 16, 9:14pm -
  • Science Pics of the Week: NASA releases 'naked' pic of Orion - The Weather Network
    The Weather NetworkScience Pics of the Week: NASA releases 'naked' pic of OrionThe Weather NetworkFriday, February 5, 2016, 3:03 PM - NASA gives us a peak behind the scenes at "naked" Orion, the last piece is fitted into our next eye on the universe,…
    - 1 day ago 5 Feb 16, 8:16pm -
  • Raining Stars in the Desert: The ESO's Top Space Snaps of the Week (PHOTOS) | The Weather Channel - The Weather Channel
    The Weather ChannelRaining Stars in the Desert: The ESO's Top Space Snaps of the Week (PHOTOS) | The Weather ChannelThe Weather ChannelResembling an optical illusion or an abstract painting, stars arc around the south celestial pole in this time…
    - 1 day ago 5 Feb 16, 5:59pm -
  • Images of the Week - Irish Times
    Irish TimesImages of the WeekIrish TimesImages of the Week. The Irish Times picture desk's images of the week, selected by picture editor Frank Miller. News; Fri 5 Feb 2016. ELECTION 2016: Taoiseach Enda Kenny leaves Áras an Uachtaráin after Presid…
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  • Showbiz images of the week – 1 February 2015 - OK! Magazine
    OK! MagazineShowbiz images of the week – 1 February 2015OK! MagazineBy continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. You can find out more by following this link. Yes, I agree. No, I want to find out more. Scott Disick goes shopping…
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