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Ghostly glasses let you learn through a teacher's eyes

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 17:30
The Ghostman system shows your teacher's movements superimposed over your own in real time. It could help people in remote areas who need physiotherapy

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Is stockpiling pandemic flu drugs shrewd or misguided?

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 16:40
A group questioning the stockpiling of antiviral drugs has renewed its claim that they don't work. What does the evidence say, asks Debora MacKenzie

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Thu, 04/10/2014 - 16:30
All the latest on consciousness as a state of matter, genetic testing of unconceived children, NASA's Martian flying saucer and more
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Record-breaking cable car for La Paz's crazy commutes

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 13:34
Commuting is a nightmare in the crowded canyon where Bolivia's capital lies. An 11-kilometre-long cable car system is the answer to the citizens' prayers

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Ringed asteroid will make a star blink out over Africa

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 11:19
The first known asteroid with Saturn-like rings will cross in front of a star this month, perhaps revealing clues to how the thin rings stay in shape

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A smart way to get personal with the future

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 10:45
The FutureEverything festival brought together art, ideas and innovation to reveal how people can take control of data about them and their surroundings

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Parental guidance advised over virtual embryos

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 08:00
The ability to create simulations of unconceived children by virtually shuffling the prospective parents' genomes poses questions for us all

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