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A new Ridley Scott movie 'has all the ingredients of a cosmic epic', examining the nature of humanity and the universe.
Last updated: 16 Jul 2012 11:47 GMT
Eastern space politics meets Western space business
The US space programme needs to turn to private entrepreneurs to fund its astronauts, or face being overtaken by China.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2012 15:09 GMT
China sends its first woman into space
Nation's first female taikonaut blasts off on burgeoning space power's most ambitious mission so far.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2012 11:09 GMT
China to send its first woman into space
Nation's first woman in space and two male taikonauts to test burgeoning space power's first permanent space station.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2012 06:38 GMT
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'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Barbarities in Jerusalem and the reasons why
Iran nuke deal is no bargain
UN move will embolden North Korea officials
'Bajbouj': Old leader, new Tunisia
Analysis: Qatar's foreign policy - the old and the new
'Hide your strength, bide your time'
Richard Javad Heydarian
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