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First four-legged robot could help in nuclear disasters

Toshiba Corp. is developing a four-legged robot that the company says can withstand high radiation and help in nuclear disasters. With its mechanical legs,...

British scientists crack genetic code to stop killer hospital bug

A team of scientists has stopped an outbreak of the dangerous MRSA (methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus) hospital bug at a special baby care unit...

New eco-freindly gadgets on display at the 2012 Green Festival

Eco gadgets are proving a hit at this year's Green Festival which is being held over the weekend in San Francisco, California. The annual...

Halo 4 goes on sale as Hollywood gets in on the gaming act

The 4th installment of Master Chief's space battles went on sale at midnight and is tipped to be one of 2012's top-selling games.As the...

Austria’s first ever integrated solar-powered ski-lift

The more the sun shines, the better for Austria's ski season this year. The first ever Austrian integrated solar-powered ski lift is ready to...

Facebook flaw bypasses password protections

Facebook has moved quickly to shut down a loophole which made some accounts accessible without a password. The shortcoming was exposed in a message...

German scientists make world’s lightest material

Scientists in Germany have developed what they claim is the world's lightest material. They hope Aerographite, made from a network of porous carbon tubes,...

Telescope ALMA will soon reveal earths’ formation

Earth's largest radio telescope is growing more powerful by the day on this remote plateau high above Chile's Atacama desert at the Llano de...

Launch of the new mini iPad

Apple debuted the iPad Mini in San Jose, California, yesterday. It has a screen two-thirds smaller than the full model, and is half the...

Scientists discover the source of dirty money for Global Handwashing Day

Our cash and our credit cards can damage our health according to British scientists. It has nothing to do with people in the UK...