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 Pee powered lights possible Pee powered lights possibleDate: 06/03/2015

British scientists on Thursday unveiled a toilet that unlocks energy stored within urine to generate electricity, which they...

Ancient teeth chew up ancestral theory Ancient teeth chew up ancestral theoryDate: 06/03/2015

A piece of jawbone embedded with teeth is the earliest known fossil of the genus Homo, to which humans belong, researchers said...

Harsh winter weather hits US, flights cancelled Harsh winter weather hits US, flights cancelledDate: 06/03/2015

A major winter storm slammed parts of the United States on Thursday, as thousands of flights were cancelled and government...

Billionaire discovers the Titanic of Japan Billionaire discovers the Titanic of JapanDate: 05/03/2015

It was the world's largest battleship, with an array of armaments that worried the Allies. But, after being hit by bombs, it...

US braces for another bitter storm US braces for another bitter stormDate: 05/03/2015

A winter storm stretching from Texas to southern New England and forecast on Wednesday to dump up to 30cm of snow on the...

Google pushes forward with build-your-own phone Google pushes forward with build-your-own phoneDate: 05/03/2015

With a smartphone that slots together piece by piece like Lego, US internet giant Google is trying to reinvent the mobile as...

Sophie the Stegosaurus weighed Sophie the Stegosaurus weighedDate: 05/03/2015

Scientists at a British museum have worked out the weight of Sophie, one of the world's most complete Stegosaurus skeletons...

Five coffees a day keep clogged arteries at bay Five coffees a day keep clogged arteries at bayDate: 04/03/2015

People who drink three to five cups of coffee a day may have a lower risk of clogged arteries that can cause serious heart...

Spider venom may hold chemical keys to new painkillers Spider venom may hold chemical keys to new painkillersDate: 04/03/2015

Scientists who analysed countless chemicals in spider venom say they have identified seven compounds that block a key step in...

New stem cell treatment may relieve MS symptoms New stem cell treatment may relieve MS symptomsDate: 03/03/2015

A new stem cell treatment hailed as "miraculous" by doctors reboots the entire immune system and is enabling multiple sclerosis...

Google Street View soars through Amazon jungle Google Street View soars through Amazon jungleDate: 03/03/2015

For its next technological trick, Google will show you what it's like to zip through trees in the Amazon jungle. The images...

Ebola conference seeks end to West Africa outbreak Ebola conference seeks end to West Africa outbreakDate: 03/03/2015

Leaders of Ebola-hit countries in West Africa will attend an international conference in Brussels on Tuesday to mobilise a...

Lady Gaga jumps into icy Lake Michigan to raise funds for Special Olympics Lady Gaga jumps into icy Lake Michigan to raise funds for Special OlympicsDate: 02/03/2015

Newly engaged popstar Lady Gaga and her fiance Taylor Kinney took an icy dip in Lake Michigan on Sunday, joining other...

Hyperloop on the fast track Hyperloop on the fast trackDate: 02/03/2015

When Elon Musk, the Pretoria-born PayPal billionaire, announced his plans for a near-supersonic transport system of passenger...

 Myanmar captures rare white elephant Myanmar captures rare white elephantDate: 02/03/2015

Myanmar's forestry department has captured a rare white elephant in the jungles of the country's western Ayeyarwaddy region, an...