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Young men and boys face fertility fears after cancer treatment

There are calls to provide more fertility support services for teenage boys diagnosed with cancer. Cancer treatment can cause infertility and many young men...

Super solar storm could leave Western nations without power ‘for months’

A new report claims that a power outage could leave Western nations without electricity for months in the event of a strong geomagnetic storm....

The global craze for hunting down Pokemon

The addictive mobile phone game "Pokemon Go" has fast become a global craze. Pikachu and his friends have now spread around the world to...

Project to produce cleaner energy from waste

Scientists at a UK energy company claim they are ready to build green gas plants which will be cleaner than incinerators and capable of...

Cosmonauts in 6.5 hour effort to rig cables for future arrival of module

Russian cosmonauts conducted a spacewalk yesterday to lay cable for a new lab that's due to arrive at the International Space Station in a...

Prototype allows ALS patients to communicate

A paralysed man with motor neurone disease is helping scientists build a mind reading machine to help him and other patients to communicate. The...

Nasa looks to virtual reality ‘holodecks’ – powered by Oculus Rift to keep astronauts...

Without some miraculous breakthrough in propulsion technology the future of space travel is going to be a lot like a family holiday driving to...

Printing clothes: Digital knitting machine empowers designers

A new digital knitting machine let’s budding fashion designers "print" clothes just like a 3D printer creates plastic objects. London-based Kniterate hopes to empower...

New amazing metal is so hydrophobic it bounces off water like magic

Scientists at the University of Rochester have created a metal that is so extremely hydrophobic that the water bounces on it as if it...

Medical researchers launch a study into life after cancer

Adelaide's Centre for Innovation in Cancer is investigating how cancer survivors could be better supported when returning to the workforce. The survival rate for...