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Slump in insect numbers threatens ‘collapse of nature’

A new study of insect numbers across the globe says that declining insect numbers are threatening a ‘collapse of nature’ unless something is done to…

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Cooked tomatoes may cut cancer risk

Scientists in Spain have found that cooked tomatoes boost the level of healthy bacteria in the gut and have a better probiotic effect rather than…

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Amputees can be ‘tricked’ into feeling sensations with virtual reality

Researchers from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology have used prosthetic limbs and virtual reality technology to ‘trick’ amputees to feel sensations. The concept of…

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Ghost captured on CCTV walking through traffic

A shop in the Phillipines has ‘captured’ a ghost walking through traffic on its CCTV. The footage, recorded in June (2018), show the ghost seemingly…

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Court awards $289 million to man who says Roundup by Monsanto gave him cancer

A former school groundkeeper, Dewayne Johnson, has been awarded $289 million in damages against Monsanto, after suing the pesticide manufacturer in a Californian Court. Jurors…

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Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay $4.7 billion in damages

Johnson & Johnson have been ordered to pay $4.69 billion in damages to 22 women in America who claimed the company’s talcum powder contributed to…

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Animals are talking all around us

Despite years of research, animal conversations are not clearly understood. Many of us suspect on an intuitive level that animals are talking the way humans…

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Scientists transfer memories between snails

Scientists claim to have transplanted memories between sea snails by injecting cells from one into the other. Aside from hoping that the snails didn’t suffer…

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Study claims octopuses came from aliens

Octopuses. Those strange, tentacled, suction cup, boneless, slithering sea creatures were always the weird ones in a world of fish. Horror stories of giant octopuses…

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Tinned Tuna has 100 times the safe zinc level

New research in America says tinned tuna contains more than 100 times the safe limit of zinc which impedes our ability to absorb minerals and…

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