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Man flu is real, according to scientists

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 07:09:15 +0000

Man flu is real, according to scientists.(image)

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Donald Trump wants to send a man to Mars - via the Moon

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 21:27:48 +0000

Donald Trump has said he wants to send man back to the moon - and on to Mars.(image)

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Make Our Planet Great Again: France awards grants to anti-Trump climate change scientists

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 21:02:46 +0000

Eighteen climate scientists from the US and elsewhere have hit the jackpot as French President Emmanuel Macron awarded millions of euros in grants to relocate to France for the rest of Donald Trump's presidential term.(image)

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US military to allow transgender people to enlist from next year

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 20:05:01 +0000

Potential transgender recruits will have to overcome a lengthy and strict set of physical, medical and mental conditions that make it possible, though difficult, for them to join the armed services.(image)

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Theresa May rules out any new referendum on final Brexit deal

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 20:02:03 +0000

British PM Theresa May has ruled out a referendum on the final Brexit deal, saying MPs would deliver on the vote to leave the European Union.(image)

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Bumblebees are able to solve a classic maths problem when they feed, study finds

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 19:08:55 +0000

The findings could assist the development of AI and help reduce threats posed to bees by habitat loss.(image)

Weapons sales in 2016 exceeded the total GDP of all but 26 of the world’s nations

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 19:01:01 +0000

In 2016 the world’s 100 largest arms manufacturers sold $374.8bn of weapons and military services, according to the latest report by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI).(image)

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Donald Trump brands claims he watches hours of TV each day as ’false story’

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 17:14:19 +0000

President Donald Trump has disputed a report that he watches hours of television each day, calling it: "Another false story."(image)

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The Geminid meteor shower this week is expected to be the best in a long time

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 16:37:58 +0000

There will be practically no moon in the sky during the shower.(image)

Celebrities flee seaside enclave amid threat from California wildfires

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 16:42:47 +0000

A growing Southern California wildfire is threatening the wealthy seaside enclave of Montecito, where celebrities have evacuated estates perched on hillsides below heavy flames.(image)

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