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Print me well

[ad_1] Image copyright Massella Family Image caption Luke Massella, aged 10 in 2001 with his mother and uncle, had to undergo surgery many times Bioprinting human tissue using specialised 3D printers promises to transform medicine, with implications for organ transplants, cancer treatment and antibiotic development. Luke Massella is one of about 10 people alive walking […]

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Facebook animal trade exposed in Thailand

[ad_1] Image copyright Traffic Image caption Among the species for sale were Asiatic black bears and common palm civets More than 1,500 listings of live animals for sale have been found on Facebook in Thailand by a wildlife trafficking watchdog. Traffic, which monitors such activity, said many of the species, despite having international protection, were […]

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Splatoon and Journey design secrets revealed

[ad_1] An exhibition exploring the design work of hit video games including Splatoon, Journey and No Man’s Sky has opened in London. It provides a rare insight into the design processes at often secretive developers such as Nintendo. Curator Marie Foulston from the V&A said it was important for design spaces to “embrace and elevate” […]

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Elon Musk smokes marijuana live on web show

[ad_1] Image copyright YOUTUBE/POWERFULJRE Image caption Musk appeared to enjoy the joint, which he was offered by podcast host Joe Rogan Tech entrepreneur Elon Musk has smoked marijuana live on the web during a podcast with comedian Joe Rogan. Mr Rogan offered his guest the drug, which is legal in California, as the pair discussed […]

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Argos launches 'voice shopping' with Google Home

[ad_1] Image copyright Argos Catalogue retailer Argos has launched a “voice shopping” service to let people reserve products in a local store using a Google Home smart speaker. It is the first retailer in the UK to offer a shopping service via the Google Assistant platform. Argos faces increased competition from online giant Amazon, which […]

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Dating blues

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Too many rejections on dating apps can lower our self-esteem, psychologists say Dating apps have taken the world by storm, but has the trend for swiping right or left to like or reject potential matches contributed to many people’s unhappiness and low self-esteem? Following the end of her […]

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British Airways probes customer data theft

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images British Airways says it is investigating “as a matter of urgency” the theft of customer data from its website and mobile app. The airline said personal and financial details of customers making bookings had been compromised. BA said the breach took place between 22:58 BST on 21 August and 21:45 […]

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Cryptocurrencies continue to tumble on Goldman reports

[ad_1] Image copyright Reuters Image caption Bitcoin’s price has been extremely volatile over the last few months Bitcoin and other tokens have continued to tumble in value, amid concerns that Wall Street institutions are eschewing cryptocurrencies. It follows media reports, originally in Business Insider, that Goldman Sachs is shelving plans to set up a cryptocurrency […]