Happy birthday Apple! Firm celebrates 40 years of rising from a humble computer firm in a...

Apple was founded by Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak and Ronald Wayne They created the company on April January 1976 in a Californian garage In contrast, the company now has 480 retail stores in 18 countries globally ...
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01 April 2016, 13:22

The world's bulging waistline: A FIFTH of us could be obese within 10 years - with China, the...

Alarming figures are part of the world's biggest obesity study, which measured the height and weight of 20m adults Reveals there are currently 640 million obese people around the globe, comprising 266m men and 375m...
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01 April 2016, 12:44

Why eating food off the floor can be good for you: Scientists have warned anything that...

The 'five-second rule' is applied in households across the whole of Britain But scientists claim any food which touches floor could be contaminated The Daily Mail takes a closer look at whether the UK is playing the...
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01 April 2016, 12:43

Watch what happens when a nuke is detonated UNDERGROUND: Video shows the explosion swallowing...

Video shows a subsidence crater formed by an underground explosion An explosion underneath the surface makes a bigger hole than above If the explosive is shallow, the craterbecomes deeper and wider When an atomic...
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01 April 2016, 11:43

The sex of your baby could be determined by a 1.5 million year old VIRUS...

Roughly 40% human genome contains remains of ancient viral duplications Many remain inactive, but some can help to drive mammalian evolution In newly found marker, methyl bond added to adenine to silence genes ...
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01 April 2016, 6:01

What storms look like from space in 3D: Nasa studies raindrops from orbit in an effort to...

Researchers studied 'particle size distribution' within clouds for rain, snow At the core of the cloud, drops are typically bigger because they collide Smaller droplets are found toward the edges and at higher...
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01 April 2016, 6:00

Scientists create TRANSPARENT wood: Revolutionary material could replace glass in windows,...

Transparent wood could be used for windows or semi-transparent facades This would let light in while still maintaining privacy, researchers explain Its'Haziness' gives it use for solar cells as it traps light,...
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01 April 2016, 4:21

Now you can win several MILLION dollars from playing video games: Alibaba launches world's...

The total prize pool across all titles will reach $ 5.5 million Events start next month and finals during December in Shanghai Competitions for Dota 1 Counter-Strike, StarCraft 2 and Hearthstone Joint venture...
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01 April 2016, 4:21

Is YOUR brain fooled by the shrunken finger illusion? Scientists find strange phenomenon is...

Study suggests visual system is behind illusion, not our conscious mind Vision system makes space for the illusionary volume of the amodally Subjects reporter their finger also felt shorter Shrunken finger...
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01 April 2016, 3:01

Elon Musk reveals Tesla to open pre-orders for $ 30000 Model 3 early as queues form around the...

Source also said it will be a smaller hybrid of the Model X and S Will be 20% shorter than the S, placing it in same segment as Audi A4 The first Model 3s are to be delivered by 2017 in US, and 2018 in Europe The...
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01 April 2016, 3:00

The dating app that lets your girlfriends gossip about your matches: Boompi lets friends see...

Chat with match and friends at the same time, but in different text boxes Uses the swipe 'yes' or 'no' function to determine a match If in a relationship there is 'Ghost Mode' that only lets you see chat Most...
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31 March 2016, 23:41

Mysterious 'blades' on Pluto revealed: Dwarf planet's stunning snakeskin terrain is unveiled...

Scientists are not sure what causes pattern, but theories include impact of plate tectonics or frozen gases Feature lies east of Tombaugh Regio, the informal name given to Pluto's large heart-shaped surface area New...
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31 March 2016, 23:40

Would you trust Microsoft's AI to caption your selfies? Firm reveals 'CaptionBot' you can try...

Can determine gender, celebrities, facial expressions and uses emojis Part of Microsoft's Cognitive Services to help users make smart software Bot asks users how accurate the caption is to the image Comes...
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31 March 2016, 22:00

The future of car racing revealed: Radical driverless designs will compete in 'Roborace'...

Roborace series will take place alongside Formula E races later this year Cars were designed by sci-fi designer Daniel Simon - whose previous work includes Tron: Legacy Firm also developingVR videos that allow...
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31 March 2016, 22:00

The battle of the AI's: Chinese team to challenge Google's AlphaGo in 'world's most complex'...

China Computer Go team will issue challenge by the end of 2016 AlphaGo beat professional Go player Lee Sedol in Seoul earlier this month A team from China plans to challenge Google's AlphaGo, the artificial...
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31 March 2016, 20:22