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Netherlands wants to grow human embryos for 'limited' research

Human genetic material is stored at a laboratory in Munich. REUTERS/MICHAEL DALDER ...

Giant Chile telescope moves ahead with signing of construction contract

A handout image released by the European Southern Observatory (ESO) on 25 May 2016 shows an...


Netflix, Amazon face quotas for European movies

  Brussels:  US firms like Netflix, Amazon and Apple face quotas for Eur...

Asia hotbed of IT piracy despite economic growth: report

  Singapore: More than 60 percent of all computer software installed i...

Bidders fail to reach minimums for two rare US coins at auction

A Sotheby's employee adjusts an 1822 Half Eagle (5 dollar gold piece) part of the D. Br...

Twitter drops photos, videos from 140-character limit

A 3D printed Twitter logo is seen in this illustration picture made in Zenica, Bosnia and H...

With HoloLens, Microsoft aims to avoid Google's mistakes

A Microsoft employee demonstrates HoloLens during the Microsoft Build 2016 Developers Confe...

Tips and tricks for hair care during summer

By Anisha Bijukumar  Extreme climates are not really your best friends, esp...

Swedes' long journey to their final resting place

File photo of churchyard visitors at the grave of Swedish actress Greta Garbo in Stockholm,...

Wrist-band device for alcohol monitoring wins U.S. prize

The BACtrack Skyn wearable alcohol biosensor in an artist's rendering courtesy of BACtr...

Green hopes as Australia legalises medical cannabis

REUTERS/ File photo   Nimbin: Jai Whitelaw was 10 when he first took me...

Elvis guitar fetches $334,000 at New York auction

Elvis Presley file picture.   New York: A guitar given to Elvis Presley by h...

More money spent on Halloween pet costumes than mental health in developing nations

By Lin Taylor LONDON: More money is spent on Halloween pet costumes and takeaway...

Deep changes urged to avoid mass deaths from superbugs

  London: Ten million people could die every year from 2050 onwards un...

Grandson to auction Miro paintings to help refugees

Gallery assistants pose with a work by Spanish artist Joan Miro titled 'Le Fa...

Eat sesame rich food to reduce oxidative stress

New York: Intake of sesame rich food has many health benefits and the antioxidant b...

Revealed: How Earth got its oxygen

  New York: In a fresh look at how Earth's atmosphere became oxygenated...

China's Midea makes takeover offer for German robotics firm

Robots covered in plastic sheets are seen at a plant of Kuka Robotics in Shanghai August 13...

Apple chief Cook unveils app design centre in India

Apple CEO Tim Cook has announced plans to build an app design facility in the southern Indi...

Glass beads found in Australia point to huge asteroid hit

Image for representation only.   Sydney: Australian scientists have found ev...

Good for the body, good for the mind

  Amanda Loudin  At the age of 16, Heather Troupe received a diagnosis ...

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