From seawater to drinking water

April 28, 2017, 12:18 p.m.

Scientists have discovered a way of making seawater drinkable using an unimaginably fine sieve!

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Could shrimp shells replace plastic bags?

March 22, 2017, 11:57 a.m.

Plastic is polluting the planet – but researchers are working on an environmentally friendly alternative made with shrimp shells.

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Scientists announce Zealandia, the eighth continent

March 10, 2017, 11:09 a.m.

Scientists have proposed that there is an eighth continent, and 94% of it is hidden under the sea!

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14-year-old invents anti-landmine drone

Feb. 23, 2017, 1:40 p.m.

An unmanned aircraft has been developed in India with the ability to find and destroy landmines – and the mastermind behind this amazing invention is just 14 years old!

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Asteroid flies close to Earth

Jan. 23, 2017, 2:30 p.m.

An asteroid the size of a multi-storey building zoomed by Earth last week, just two days after it was first discovered.

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UN vs. Superbugs

Sept. 30, 2016, 3:09 p.m.

World leaders have assembled at the United Nations headquarters in New York to discuss a growing threat to public health: superbugs.

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Low Fat Chocolate

Aug. 22, 2016, 9:42 a.m.

Researchers have found a way to make chocolate healthier. Giving the chocolate an electric shock reduces the amount of fat mixed into the chocolate by 20 percent!

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Sweden has to move an entire city!

May 27, 2016, 9:42 a.m.

Kiruna is a Swedish city which has to move as the mine beneath it has made the ground unstable.

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Flying Scarecrow to be used at Airports

May 4, 2016, 11:20 a.m.

Robird, a remote controlled bird of prey, will be introduced to a German airport to combat birdstrike.

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Can You Fight Memory Loss with Exercise

April 5, 2016, 4:56 p.m.

Physical activity in elderly people can help to prevent memory loss, providing they start exercising before symptoms appear.

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