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China plans world's largest supercollider
Chinese scientists are designing a particle-smashing collider so massive it could encircle a city.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2014 08:14 GMT
Whisky purveyors weigh in on Scotland vote
Spirits are high in Scotland's 'Whisky Capital of the World' with one distillery thirsty for independence.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2014 13:54 GMT
Epic discovery bolsters 'Big Bang' theory
Study by US-led team which has identified gravitational waves could set stage for understanding how the universe began.
Last updated: 17 Mar 2014 21:06 GMT
New York University ends China dissident role
Institution says it had only guaranteed Chen Guangcheng and his family, who sought sanctuary in US, one year of study.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2013 10:08 GMT
Indian-American teen wins spelling title
New Yorker becomes sixth youth of South Asian heritage to win coveted spelling bee trophy in last six years.
Last updated: 31 May 2013 11:53 GMT
Sharp bee decline 'linked to pesticides'
Pesticides may be contributing to declining population of bees, which pollinate a third of mankind's food.
Last updated: 06 Apr 2013 05:34 GMT
A Greek tragedy
The sense of powerlessness, of being bossed around by bigger and richer neighbours has emboldened Greece's far right.
Last updated: 12 Jul 2012 15:27 GMT
What is the 'God particle'?
A brief explanation of what the Higgs boson particle is and how researchers are trying to find it
Last updated: 04 Jul 2012 09:58 GMT
'Faster than light' physicist steps down
Italian's mistaken claim that neutrinos may travel faster than light contradicted Einstein's theory of relativity.
Last updated: 30 Mar 2012 19:45 GMT
Possible error mars neutrino breakthrough
Physicists in Italy say faulty equipment may have led to miscalculations in timing faster-than-light particles.
Last updated: 23 Feb 2012 20:09 GMT
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Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
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