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Science : Tibetan ice forces climate rethink

ByJeffHechtDURINGthelasticeage

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Failing airframe speaks volumes to engineers

ByPhilipCohenSanFranciscoSOMEfatalaircrashescouldbepreventedbyusingnothingmoresophisticatedthanawireattachedtoataperecorder.Ateamofairaccidentinvestigatorshasdiscoveredthatunusedtracksoncockpitvoicere

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Don't buy this bird

ANYONEsellingagreen-cheekedAmazonthathasbeencaughtfromthewildinitsMexicanhomewillinfuturebebreachingtheConventiononInternationalTradeinEndangeredSpecies.Atlastweek’sCITESconferenceinHarare

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New homes needed for Air Force chimps

ByPhilipCohenSanFranciscoSOMEoftheirparentswereastronauts.OthershavebeeninfectedwithHIVorhepatitisforthesakeofbiomedicalresearch.Now

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Technology : Can't see the tanks for the trees

ByChrisWatkinsSHOOTINGyouralliesisn’tthebesttacticinpeaceorwar

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Net recipes blamed for boom in uppers

ByLauraSpinneySYNTHETICdrugssuchasamphetaminesandEcstasyhaveovertakencocaineandheroininpopularityworldwide

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Doubts remain over tobacco pact

ByKurtKleinerWashingtonDCADEALstrucklastweekthatcouldfreethetobaccoindustryfromfurtherdamagesclaimsintheUSisundoubtedlyhistoric.Butexpertsdisagreeoverwhethertheagreed$368billionpayoutbyfiveleadingtoba

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Patents : Garbage in . . .

ByBarryFoxINTERNATIONALpatentapplication97/12220shedslightonwhytranslationcostsaresohigh.InventorSamirChachoua

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Science : Tadpoles rule the nursery by behaving badly

ByAlisonMotlukWHENtwospeciesoftadpoleshareapond

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Science : Were Aussie birds first to sing?

ByAdrianBarnettSONGBIRDSperformedtheirfirstariasinAustraliamorethan50millionyearsago

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Netropolitan :

NASAhasdonefeasibilitystudiesonwhatitwouldtaketosendhumanstoMarsandback

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No surrender

IANPLIMER

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Technology : Pocket PC latecomer makes link that Microsoft missed

ByBarryFoxHAND-HELDPCmakerPsionsaysitslatestproductoutperformstheMicrosoftsoftwarethatconnectscompetingcomputerstomachinesrunningWindows95.InNovemberlastyear

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Blaze prompts rethink on trauma counselling

ByKurtKleinerWashingtonDCWHENafireragedthroughherneighbourhoodinLagunaBeach

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Technology : Industrial waste can be great for the garden

ByHarveyBlackADIRTYtrickisbeingperformedinagoodcausebyresearchersintheUS:theyareturninganunpromisinggroupofwasteproductsintoapseudo-soilthatcanimprovethequalityofinferiorearthandhelptoreclaimlanddam

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Science : Iron-clad proof gives changelings mass

ByJulianBrownCRUCIALnewevidencesupportingtheideathatlargenumbersofneutrinosproducedintheatmospherechangetheiridentityastheypassthroughtheEarthhasbeenunveiledbyateamofastrophysicistsfromBritainandtheUS

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Ivory plan splits elephant experts

ByEddieKochJohannesburgWILDLIFEscientistsandconservationistsaredividedoverclaimsthatadecisiontorelaxtheinternationalbanontradeinivorywillincreasepoachinginthevolatilestatesofcentralAfrica.The138nation

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Secrecy row over slimmers' drug

ByKurtKleinerWashingtonDCTHEUSgovernment’sdrugregulatorisunderfireoverthewayitisinvestigatingclaimsthatapopulardietingdrugcancausebraindamage.SomeoftheUS’stopneurotoxicologistsareaccusingtheFoodandDru

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Science : Light's spooky connections set distance record

ByMarkBuchananIT’Sgettingevenspookieroutthere.Particlescanbestrangelyconnectedoveratleasttenkilometres

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Sentient beings

THEEuropeanUnionhasofficiallyrecognisedthatanimalshavefeelings.ChangestotheEU’sbasictreatiesagreedinAmsterdamthismonthincludeaprotocol

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Patents : Pay per search

ByBarryFoxONEoftherallyingcriesoftheInternetisthat“informationwantstobefree”.ButtheBritishPatentOfficehasfoundthereisapricetobepaidforputtingdataonline—everyoneontheInternetcanlookatitandcriticise.The

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Sky watch

CHINAisplanningtobuildtheworld’slargestsurveytelescope

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Gene tests pose challenge for privacy guardian

ByRachelBairdBRITAIN’sprivacywatchdogfearscomplaintsfrommembersofthepublicastheresultsofgenetictestsbecomeroutinefodderforinsurancecompanies.ElizabethFrance

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Science : Attention problem tracked in twins

ByLauraSpinneyCHILDRENwhoarerestless

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Technology: Warm message on an atomic scale

ByDANIELCLERYTheJapaneseelectronicscompanyHitachi’sdiminutivemessagetotheworldlastweekread‘Peace91’

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Patents: Nasal diesel

ByBARRYFOXOneoftheproblemswithdieselfuelisthatithasanunpleasantsmell.ButExxonResearchandEngineeringofNewJerseyhasfiledaBritishapplication(2230448)onawayofmakingthefuelmorepopular.Addingodourmodifierso

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'Music' from Iraq makes broadcasting history

ByBARRYFOXAtlanta’sCableNewsNetworkscoopedalltheotherTVnewsservices

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Dutch water bill

ConsumersinHollandwillhavetopayupto30percentmorefortheirwaterifproposalstocleanupthewastefrompurificationplantsgoahead.TheproposalsbyVewin

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Patents: Turbo bicycles

ByBARRYFOXBenjaminMcGibbonofMerseysidebelievesthatifcyclistscouldworkwiththeirhandsaswellastheirfeet

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Nuclear fuel sent home

ByPETERSPINKSGermanymaytryforasecondtimetosendacontroversialcargoofspentnuclearfueltoBritainthisweek

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Britain throws up more food poisoning

CasesoffoodpoisoninginBritainareincreasingsharply

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Science: X-ray outburst sets new record for a quasar - Last week, astronomers gathered in Philadelphia to present their most recent discoveries at the annual meeting of the American Astronomical Society

Aquasarbrightenedby67percentinonlythreeminutes

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Technology: Newcomer ahead in multimedia race

ByBARRYFOXAttheConsumerElectronicsShowinLasVegasearlierthismonth

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Technology: Video recorders programmed by numbers

Anovelremotecontrolforvideorecordersiscomingtotheaidofthelargemajorityofownerswhoneverlearnhowtoprogramtheirrecorders.Thereareanumberofsystemsalreadyavailabletohelpthemoverthistechnologicalhurdle

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Swedes step up search for alternative energy

ByDEBRAMACKENZIEinBRUSSELSSweden’sgovernmentlastweekagreedtosticktoitscommitmenttophaseoutnuclearpowerbytheyear2010.Butitdidnotrenewanotherpledgetobeginshuttingdownreactorsin1995.Instead

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Fate of uranium from bombed reactor unknown

ByDANCHARLESinWASHINGTONDCSpecialistsonnuclearproliferationareworryingaboutthewhereaboutsof22kilogramsofhighlyenricheduraniumthatwasstoredatIraq’sTuwaithaNuclearResearchCentre

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Science: Off to a lumpy start? - Last week, astronomers gathered in Philadelphia to present their most recent discoveries at the annual meeting of the American Astronomical Society

QuasarsintheearlyUniverseoccurredinclusters

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Dentists and surgeons in the US face compulsory HIV testing

ByPHYLLIDABROWNHealthofficialsintheUSaretomeetnextmonthtodecidewhethertorecommendmandatoryHIVtestsfordentistsandsurgeons.Themeetingfollowslastweek’sannouncementbythefederalCentersforDiseaseControlthat

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Testing times

IntheaftershockofthefirstScudmissileattackonTelAvivlastweek

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Technology: Flying with a bat in virtual space

ByPAULMARKSBritishresearchershavedevelopedadevicetohelpcomputerusersmovemoreeasilythroughcomputersimulationsorvirtualreality.Itisathree-dimensionalvariationonthefamiliarcomputermouseusedtomoveacursora

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Science: Oldest stars found in our Galaxy - Last week, astronomers gathered in Philadelphia to present their most recent discoveries at the annual meeting of the American Astronomical Society

AstronomershaveobservedtheoldeststarssofarfoundinourGalaxy

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Britain demands tigher rules for ferry safety

ByMICKHAMERBritainwillpressforstricterinternationalrulesonthestabilityofroll-onroll-offferriesatameetingoftheInternationalMaritimeOrganisationnextmonth.Theproposedstandardsaredesignedtoreducetheriskof

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Airport detectors not ready for terrorists

ByCHRISTOPHERJOYCEinWASHINGTONDCTechnologyaimedatthwartingterroristattacksoncommercialairlinersstillcannotdeliverwhatscientistshadhoped.Afterseveralyearsofexperimentation

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French condom test

Frenchconsumershavecarriedouttestsdesignedtogiveamoreaccuratepictureofhowreliabledifferentsortsofcondomsare.Asurveyinvolving300peopletestedover12

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R&D Italian style

Italy’sNationalCouncilforScienceandTechnologymeetsthisweektofleshoutgovernmentpolicycallingforadoublingofspendingonresearchanddevelopmentoverthenextthreeyears.Adetailedstrategyisbeingdrawnupwhichwilli

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Science: Apple stackers go to the core of the problem

BySIMONHADLINGTONApplesinaboxshouldbepackedontheirsideswiththeircoreshorizontal

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Contamination holds up neutrino project

ByWILLIAMBROWNAprojectcosting15millionPoundsto‘capture’neutrinosfromtheSunhasbeendelayedbecausetheparticledetector

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Technology: Camera on a chip makes video on the cheap

ByBARRYFOXVideocamerascouldsoonbeascheapasholidaysnapshotcamerasaftertheannouncementbyScottishresearcherslastweekthattheyhavedevelopedasinglemicrochipwhichcontainsalltheelectronicsforavideocamera.Alth

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Technology: SQUIDs probe the rhythms of disease

ByTARYNTOROinBERLINExtremelysensitivemagneticsensorsbasedonsuperconductorsmaysoonrevolutionisethediagnosisandtreatmentofepilepsy

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Fononbonk CJSC前主席被捕

一名执法消息人士告诉美联社

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旅游业带来了今年的国家预算超过1.220亿美元。

今年前9个月

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