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Sound-tracing cockroach cyborgs to aid rescue efforts in aftermath of disaster

Cyborg cockroaches, or biobots, can pick up sounds with small microphones and seek out the source of the sound.

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Tobacco shops pose teen smoke risk

Teens are more likely to start smoking if they live in areas with large numbers of shops that sell tobacco products.

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Japan scientists make see-through mice

Invisibility may still be the stuff of fictional works like Harry Potter...

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Universe brighter than thought: NASA

Universe is brighter than thought, with a surprising surplus of infrared light in the dark space between galaxies.

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India is 4th most vacation-deprived nation globally: Survey

India has emerged as the fourth most vacation-deprived nation globally, with 67 per cent...

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Facebook launches Ebola charity donation button

Facebook is stepping up its efforts to fight Ebola by adding a button designed...

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Starstruck: Half of universe’s stars are orphans with no galaxy

So how did billions of stars become orphans? Violently, to say the least.

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Could learning music improve grammar skills?

A child's ability to distinguish musical rhythm is related to his or her...

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Love and empathy can make you aggressive

Feelings of warmth, tenderness and sympathy can predict...

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Y chromosome doesn’t affect women’s sexuality

Women born with a rare condition that gives them a Y chromosome...

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High-fat diet postpones brain ageing

A high-fat diet may postpone signs of brain ageing, according to a new study...

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People prefer leaders with healthy looks: study

People look for candidates with a healthy complexion when choosing a leader...

People prefer leaders with healthy looks: study

Tourism is one of the most neglected sectors in Maharashtra: Devendra Fadnavis

Fadnavis also said that many tourists come to Maharashtra, but don't linger there at all.

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Virgin Galactic looks to resume tests in 2015, says CEO George Whitesides

The space tourism company that suffered a tragic setback when its experimental rocket-powered spaceship...

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New spaceship restoring hope after Virgin Galactic crash

The original rocket-powered space plane, built to take paying passengers on short rides...

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Spacesuit? Helmet? Life insurance? Space tourist loophole may end

While private pilots and skydivers have to take out extra life insurance to cover the added risk of their pursuits...

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New drug to replace antibiotics

In a breakthrough, scientists have developed the first effective alternative to antibiotics...

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Women have better sense of smell than men: Study

Women may actually be superior to men - at least when it comes to their sense of smell...

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Diabetes, heart disease may share genes: Study

Scientists have discovered that diabetes and heart disease may be related at the level of genes...

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Ancient women evolved strategies to survive wars

Our female ancestors may have evolved strategies, such as manipulating male behaviour...

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Ebola may be deadlier and more widespread: Study

The current Ebola outbreak in West Africa has killed over 5,000 people....

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Secondhand cigarette smoke causes weight gain

Secondhand cigarette smoke not only increases the risk of cardiovascular...

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Breastfeeding: Shame if you do, shame if you don’t

Emotions such as guilt and blame are frequently reported by non-breastfeeding mothers....

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Asthma could affect entire body, not just lungs

Asthma could be more dangerous than previously thought, according to a new study which found...

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Jet Airways to fly to Ho Chin Minh City

Jet Airways today included Ho Chin Minh City in its network with the launch of a daily flight....

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Mars rover Curiosity finds first mineral match

NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has discovered the first mineral match from the Martian surface, the US space agency has announced...

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Pot-bellied dinosaur roamed Mongolia 90m years ago!

plant-eating dinosaur that lived more than 90 million years ago in Mongolia....

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