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VIDEO: Chile quake: "The room was shaking"

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 22:42
British geologist Patrick Moore describes how his room was shaken by the 8.2 magnitude earthquake that hit Chile.
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VIDEO: Code masters: The new digital artists

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 22:17
Meet the young British artists using computer coding skills to create conceptual art.
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The many battles faced by WW1's nurses

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 22:11
How this 21-year-old coped with the horrors of WW1
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In pictures: Fishing again after Typhoon Haiyan

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 22:08
Filipino fishermen back at sea after deadly typhoon
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VIDEO: Families demand GM accountability

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 21:23
General Motors boss Mary Barra faced harsh questioning by US lawmakers and victims' families over an ignition switch fault in some cars linked to at least a dozen deaths.
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Tech to add punch to your parties

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 21:06
How to create a hi-tech celebration
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GM boss 'deeply sorry' for car fault

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 20:56
General Motors chief executive Mary Barra apologises to the US Congress for an ignition switch fault in some cars linked to at least a dozen deaths.
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How 'easy read' makes sense of jargon

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 20:48
How weighty texts can be shrunk to bite-size nuggets
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TV political debates: Lessons from history

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 20:43
Nixon, Reagan and Sarkozy's TV debate tips for Clegg and Farage
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Matthew Bourne gives raw talent a stage

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 20:36
Choreographer Matthew Bourne on casting 300 novice dancers
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Beyond exams: Testing pupils' skills

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 20:32
The schools assessing pupils' other talents
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The origin of lions discovered

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 20:22
A new genetic analysis confirms where modern lions came from, scientists say.
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Fears over dementia diagnosis push

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 20:18
Questions are being raised about the government's drive in England to increase dementia diagnosis rates.
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Degree checks 'uncover grade fraud'

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 20:15
Almost one in 10 university degrees claimed by graduates have "errors", such as wrong grades or subjects, according to the agency which carries out checks for employers.
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UK submarine joins search for plane

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 20:11
Royal Navy submarine HMS Tireless has joined the hunt for the missing Malaysian Airlines plane in the Indian Ocean, the Ministry of Defence says.
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Drop in overseas students in England

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 19:58
The number of overseas students taking up courses at universities in England has fallen for the first time in 29 years.
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Mammal Photographer of the Year

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 19:46
Winning images from The Mammal Society’s second annual competition
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BBC criticised over climate reports

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 19:37
The BBC has to adopt "clear editorial guidelines" for its reporting on the issue of climate change, MPs say.
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VIDEO: America’s $2bn migrant detention complex

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 19:33
Inside America's $2 billion immigrant detention industry
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Voter registration 'highest ever'

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 19:32
Voter registration in Scotland is the highest it has ever been as millions sign up to have their say in the independence referendum.
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