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Pair of rare Amur leopards born at Twycross Zoo

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 09:20

Leicestershire's Twycross Zoo has announced birth of a pair of rare Amur leopards.

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Jellyfish may Set Record in Wales

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 09:39

This summer, jellyfish can hit the record in Wales, say researchers.

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UK consumers paying more for technology products than US consumers

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 07:26

UK watchdog Which? has revealed in a recent report that the cost that the UK consumers are paying for technology products is substantially higher than the cost being paid by their US counterparts.

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KZero report: Sales of VR headsets to touch 83 million by 2018

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 07:18

In a recent report, KZero - virtual world research firm based in the UK - has projected that the sales of head-mounted virtual reality (VR) display devices, like the Oculus Rift, will likely touch 83

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Oceans Important for Life on Other Planets

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 07:55

It is important to look for oceans to find life on earth-like planets, not the atmosphere, said a new paper in Astrobiology.

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BBC investigating ‘access’ issues affecting iPlayer and homepage services

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 07:41

With some users of BBC iPlayer and homepage services experiencing 'access'-related problems over the July 19-20 weekend, BBC said in a Twitter post that it is aware of the issues and is looking into t

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Nano Material that can absorb All Radiation

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 08:21

A nano material that can absorb light and improve the accuracy and sensitivity of imaging and optic systems has been constructed by British researchers.

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Surrey NanoSystems Sets New World Record by Developing ‘Super Black’ Material

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 09:22

Surrey NanoSystems, a British company, has unveiled its latest creation that can absorb nearly 100 percent light.

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JLR to develop much ‘smarter’ cars

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 09:00

In an evident endeavor to offer motorists a completely personalized driving experience, much `smarter' cars are being developed by Tata Group's flagship Jaguar Land Rover (JLR).

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A Child can be good at both numbers and words

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 09:11

The notion that a child can either be good at math's i.e. numbers or will be good at words got busted after researchers found that both the traits were controlled by many of the same genes.

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Mystery of Tangled Earphones solved

Mon, 07/07/2014 - 09:06

In a major help to the music lovers who use headphones, Physicist Robert Matthews from Aston University in Birmingham have revealed the reasons why all the headphones get entangled.

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Demands to Deal with Highest Levels of Toxic Pollutants in Oxford Street

Mon, 07/07/2014 - 08:17

After a report revealed that Oxford Street has the highest levels of a toxic pollutant in the world, the mayor has been facing pressure to take urgent actions to bring down traffic levels.

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Study Finds Reason Why People on Psychedelic Drugs Feel their Mind is Expanding

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 07:47

A novel study may explain why people on psychedelic drugs feel they are expanding their brain.

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BBC's Panorama Lost Highly Secretive Files of the British Army

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 08:43

Files which contained highly confidential information about a secret British army unit in Northern Ireland have been reportedly lost by the investigative Panorama programme of BBC.

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BT Apologizes to Customers for Internet Connection Problems

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 09:15

BT customers took to twitter to criticize the company for internet connectivity problems they faced. The company provides broadband services to seven million UK subscribers.

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New Hampshire Foresters on Lookout for Miniscule Menace Infesting and Killing Ash Trees

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 08:44

Foresters in Southern New Hampshire are in the search of an infestation responsible for killing ash trees.

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Harlequin Ladybirds Feed on their British Cousins

Tue, 06/24/2014 - 08:24

A study has found that Harlequin ladybirds from East Asia are now feeding on their British cousins due to which they contribute to the decline of some species.

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Bristol researchers find 4,500-year-old food items in cupboard

Sun, 06/22/2014 - 09:14

Researchers from the University of Bristol have discovered more than four thousand years old food items from the Mesopotamian city of Ur in southern Iraq.

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UK Building Strategies for Robotic Future

Sat, 06/21/2014 - 09:28

United Kingdom has been working hard for the past 18 months to make the nation as the world leader for robotics research and development.

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Badger Culling could have Negative Impact on other Species: Wildlife Charities

Fri, 06/20/2014 - 08:22

Wildlife charities including the Humane Society International UK and Care for the Wild and Badger Trust have registered a complaint with a European wildlife protection body claiming that government's

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Google X Labs conducting research on human body

Technology giant Google Inc.'s secret laboratory "Google X" is carrying out an interesting research on the human body to better understand diseases and determine what a healthy human looks like in terms of cells and molecules.

The project, called the Baseline Study, is currently in a pilot phase. Researchers at the laboratory have plans...

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