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Invading Mars for the good of mankind
To understand Mars is to envision a world that could, one day, "become a second home for mankind", writes O'Neill.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2012 10:28 GMT
Queen Elizabeth II opens London Paralympics
Ceremony aimed at challenging perceptions about disability starts 11 days of sporting action for 4,200 athletes.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2012 14:48 GMT
Paralympic Games open in London
Record 4,200 athletes representing 165 countries taking part in event in the birthplace of the games.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2012 13:05 GMT
Stephen Hawking defying time and space at 70
UK scientist whose research changed the way we see the world, still proving doctors wrong with 70th birthday.
Last updated: 08 Jan 2012 04:47 GMT
Universe is self-created: Hawking
UK scientist writes in new book that "it is not necessary to invoke God to ... get the Universe going".
Last updated: 02 Sep 2010 21:45 GMT
Hawking makes zero gravity flight
Paralysed British physicist says human race must explore space.
Last updated: 27 Apr 2007 13:38 GMT
Hawking: Colonise Mars to survive
The survival of the human race depends on its ability to find new homes elsewhere in the universe because there is an increasing risk that a disaster will destroy Earth, Stephen Hawking has said.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2006 04:08 GMT
Science authors shortlisted for prize
A writing competition which encourages scientists to author books that can inform and entertain non-scientists faces its most difficult decision to date.
Last updated: 11 May 2004 01:38 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
Swathes of the British electorate continue to show discontent with all things European, including immigration.
A glimpse into the universe's oldest galaxies
Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Ferguson exposes a crisis in the US
Jason A Johnson
Iran talks: Hardliners and the shifting deadline
Erdogan says Columbus has no clothes
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Is Erdogan rewriting history?
Michael Brown, racism and America's open casket
What is a Jewish nation state?
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