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Giant balloons could clear out space junk

ByDavidShigaHeliumballoonsareknownforpullingthingsup

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Tilting solar sails will ease geostationary congestion

SOLARsailscouldrelievetrafficcongestionintheskiesaboveEarth.ForasatellitetohoveraboveapointonEarth’ssurface

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Strong bones may be vital for maintaining memory in old age

ThomasBarwick/GettyByVivianeCallierAhormonereleasedbybonesseemstoreverseage-relatedmemoryloss.Thehormonecanbeboostedbyexercise

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How do you link the world's blockchains? With another blockchain

DaveTacon/Polaris/EyevineByAmaliaIllgnerTHEblockchainrevolutionisstruggling.Themuch-vauntedtechnologybehindbitcoinpromisestoenabletrustedtransactionswithoutintermediaries

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永利皇宫网站:Reptiles were the earliest North American pioneers

REPTILESwerethepioneersoftheinteriorofwhatisnowNorthAmerica–orsothemostancientreptileprintseverfoundsuggest.Thefive-toedprintswerediscoveredintheirhundredsinthetallseacliffsoftheBayofFundyinNewBrunswi

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Oil spill dispersant could damage coral populations

BySujataGuptaCoralpopulationsintheGulfofMexicocouldfallbecauseoftheDeepwaterHorizonoilrigdisaster–fromcontactnotwithoilbutwiththedispersantthat’ssupposedtogetridofit.LaboratorytestssuggestthatCorexit9

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Future on display: Interactive inanimate objects

ByColinBarrasThezoetrope

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Zoologger: Whale-eater's helpful sulphur-powered guests

ByMichaelMarshallSpecies:AdipicolacryptaHabitat:ontheburiedbonesofwhalecarcassesthathavesunktotheseafloorInthedarknessandextremepressureatthebottomofthesealiesthebrokencorpseofawhale.Ithasbeenth

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Human brains have 'Life of Brian' mechanism

ByTylerBancroftINAclassicMontyPythonmoment

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Deep oil in Gulf appears to have vanished

BySujataGuptaJusttwoweeksafterBPcappeditsbrokenDeepwaterHorizonwell

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Light-amplifying resin boosts invisibility cloaks

METAMATERIALScanbendlightaroundobjectstorenderthemnear-invisible

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Green light for first embryonic stem cell treatment

ITHAStakenmorethanfiveyearsofslog

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Gulf oil slick in disappearing trick

THEYseemtohavevanished.JusttwoweeksafterBPcappeditsbrokenDeepwaterHorizonwell

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Computer gamers crack protein-folding puzzle

WHOsayscomputergamesareawasteoftime?PlayersoftheonlinegameFoldithavemanagedtodevisewaysoffoldingproteinsthathadeludedbothexpertsandproteinanalysissoftware.Folditpresentsplayerswithproteinswhoseamino

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Hand-held sniffer picks out grave sites

ByPaulMarksFINDINGaclandestinegravequicklycanbecrucialtogarneringtheforensicevidencethatnailsakiller–butthesnifferdogsandsoiltestsusedtofindthemcanbeunreliableorslow.Thegoodnewsfordetectivesisthatasim

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Rise in childhood obesity is slowing worldwide

ByAndyCoghlanEditorial:Nolet-upintheneedtofighttheflabINAdramatictwistinthetaleoftheworld’sobesityepidemic

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Innovation: Mastering the art of 3D film-making

ByColinBarrasTHEmovieindustrywasonthecuspofatechnologicalrevolutionwhenpayingcinema-goersfirstdonned3Dglasses

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Virtual walkers lead the way for robots

ByMacGregorCampbellCHILDRENdoitwithease

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Huge dose of brain chemical dopamine may have made us smart

TizianaFabi/AFP/GettyImagesByAndyCoghlanWemayowesomeofouruniqueintelligencetoageneroussupplyofasignallingchemicalcalleddopamineinbrainregionsthathelpusthink andplan. Ourbrainsproducefarmoredopamineint

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E. coli engineered to make convenient 'drop-in' biofuel

ByHelenKnightGENETICALLYmodifiedbacteriathatmunchonsugartoproducefeedstockforrefineriescouldbringdownthecostofswitchingtocleanerenergy.Existingbiodieselfuelsareproducedfromcropsgrownforthepurposeorfro

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Secure phone uses sonar to watch your mouth saying a passphrase

imagesource/gettyByPaulMarks“Myvoiceismypassword.”Passphrasesthatusebiometricvoicerecognitiontoverifyit’sreallyyouarebecomingincreasinglypopular.Buttheirincreasingusecarriesarisk:someonewitharecor

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Private mission may get us back to Enceladus sooner than NASA

NASARUSSIANbillionaireYuriMilnerhassethissightsonSaturn’smoonEnceladus.Milnerfoundedthe$100millionBreakthroughStarshotproject

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永利皇宫网站:Deep impact market: the race to acquire meteorites

ByLauraMargottiniTHEbottlehadgoneandMarioDiMartinohadasickfeelingthattheirsecretwasout.Itwasearly2010:heandhisteamwerestaringdownintotheKamilcraterintheEgyptiandesert

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Earth may regenerate its iron heart

THEEarth’ssolidironcoremayrecycleitselfevery100millionyears

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Sponge genome provides toolkit for multicellular life

ByBobHolmesSPONGESareprimitivecreatureswithabodyplanunlikethatofanyotherlivingorganism.Theyarealsoourmostdistantanimalcousins.Nowthattheirgeneticmake-uphasfinallybeensequenced

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IVF nutrients may dictate if the baby's a boy or girl

ByJessicaHamzelou(Image:ChristopherFurlong/Getty)WILLitbeaboyoragirl?ForpeopleundergoingIVF

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Heart drug reduces risk of cancer spreading

CANCERiscruel:sometimes

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First successful penis transplant

NINEmoremencouldsoonreceivenewpenisesfollowingnewslastweekoftheworld’sfirstsuccessfulpenistransplant.PerformedinDecember

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Icy pools are oases for unique glacier ecosystems

ByNickKennedyOURplanet’siceisanythingbutbarren.Anunlikelyvarietyofcreatureslivesincuriousholesonthesurfaceofglaciers–habitatsmadepossiblebywind

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One per cent

(Image:FineArtImages/HeritageImages/GettyImages)Stickthegogglesonandexperiencesomeillicitculture.TheMuseumofStolenArt

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NHS game-changers: The true cost of living longer

ByPennySarchet(Image:BethanyClarke/Getty)Sixtymaybethenew40

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NHS game-changers: Rise of the data-empowered patient

ByJessicaGriggs(Image:Samsung)Ifhandledwell

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永利皇宫网站:Ice makes unlikely rocket fuel for CubeSats

ICEwouldmakeafinerocketfuel

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Warming Arctic blamed for worsening summer heatwaves

(Image:NataliaKolesnikova/AFP/Getty)READYforascorcher?Itseemsourweatherisgettingslower–andhotter.ArcticwarmingisaggravatingsummerheatwavesacrossEuropeandNorthAmerica

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Vanuatu disaster prompts calls for climate change action

(Image:2015Unicef/Getty)INEVITABLY

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Another hiccup for Mars One's mission to the Red Planet

AREweevergoingtogettotheRedPlanet?IfMarsOnehasitsway

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Explosive eruptions rocked the youthful moon

(Image:Reuters)THEmoonhashiddenscarsfromanexplosivepast.Ground-penetratingradaronChina’sYutulunarroverhasuncoveredancientlavaflowsandevidenceofpasteruptions.Yutulaunchedin2013aspartoftheChang’e3miss

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#RosettaWatch: New clues about the origin of comet 67P

(Image:ESA/Rosetta/Navcam)COMET67Pisgivingupitssecrets.Philae

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Editing human embryos is genetics' new battleground

WHOA

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永利皇宫网站:NHS game-changers: The antibiotic apocalypse

ByDeboraMacKenzie(Image:Medicimage/Getty)AtthelastUKgeneralelection

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California must ration water to avoid drought disaster

(Image:JustinSullivan/Getty)THEmostpopulousstateintheUSisbonedry

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NHS game-changers: The rising threat of climate change

ByCatherineBrahic(Image:SIPAPress/Rex)Ithasbeencalledthesinglemostimportantpublichealthissueofthe21stcentury.ClimatechangeisachallengeforUKhealthcare

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Healthcare tips from around the globe

ByPennySarchetSimilarchallengesfacehealthcaresystemsaroundtheglobe.Somecountrieshavecomeupwithcleversolutionsthatcouldbenefitothers.Treatingahospitallikeafactorymightnotsoundapromisingapproach

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Ancient invaders transformed Britain, but not its DNA

ByAndyCoghlan(Image:GideonMendel/Corbis)THEYcame

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NHS game-changers: Growing gap between rich and poor

ByMichaelBond(Image:JanineWiedel/Rex)IfthelowratesofcancerseeninthericherportionofUKsocietywerereplicatedacrossthenation

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Video games beat interviews to recruit the very best

ByHalHodson(Image:JonathanAlcorn/Reuters)HATEwritingcoveringletters?Falltopiecesininterviews?Nottoworry.Soonthetopcandidatesforajobwillbechosenbyhowwelltheyplayvideogames.Lastweekacompanycal

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Vibrating magnetic balls stimulate brain wirelessly

IT’Stimeforashake-up.Thereisanewwaytostimulatethebrain

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EU food imports help drive illegal deforestation

(Image:BAYISMOYO/Getty)ISTHATsteaklegal?Theymaynotrealiseit

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Quasar backlighting gives weight to Andromeda galaxy

OURgalacticneighbourputonweightovernight.FarawayquasarshaveletusmaptheAndromedagalaxy’sflimsyoutskirtsforthefirsttime

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The baby spiders that munch up their mum

MOTHERHOODisnobedofroses

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Australia turns away Soviet research ship

ASOVIETvesseldesignedtocarryoutoceanographicresearchhasbeenbarredfromdockinginPortAdelaide.Theban

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