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Scientists publish a new atlas of the poles, detailing the sometimes strange shapes on the ocean floor.
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France's richest man makes £10bn move to combine Christian Dior fashion house with luxury firm LVMH.
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Sudan is a the northern white rhino, and the last chance for the survival of his species.
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The owner of the coffee chain and Premier Inn hotels predicts a "tougher consumer environment" this year.
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Government borrowing fell to £52bn in the year to the end of March, according to official data.
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An investor group says it is "time for change", but the toymaker's directors fight back.
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Carpetright says profits will be at the low end of forecasts amid "tougher trading conditions".
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Are flying cars the future?
Yesterday » 7:01:28
A first glimpse of the flying car backed by Google co-founder
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Fossils found in rock from beneath the sea may be the oldest known fungi by one to two billion years.
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The boss of British Gas owner Centrica hits back as the Tories propose a cap on energy bills.
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The party says it would prioritise jobs and workers' rights, and guarantee the status of EU citizens.
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A start-up company is persuading local councils in the UK to turn local plastic waste into roads.
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Lunch-hour hacks
Yesterday » 0:00:52
Rushed off your feet? Not enough hours in the day? Here are some apps to help you take control.
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More than half of small firms employing workers from the EU worry that Brexit will hurt recruitment, report claims.
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Academic staff from EU countries should be urgently guaranteed a right to stay, say MPs.
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Machine learning
Yesterday » 3:52:29
Many people are unsure about what machine learning is, but the chances are they are using it every day.
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Wikitribune will be written by professional journalists and edited by volunteers.
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Commercial vehicles - which are mainly diesel - are important for UK economy, says SMMT trade body.
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The decision exposes the firm to more customer lawsuits over a defect that led to recalls in 2014.
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French prosecutors have started an investigation into diesel emissions by Peugeot and Citroen cars.
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A caterpillar that munches on plastic bags could hold the key to tackling plastic waste, say scientists.
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'Better you than me,' jokes US president as astronaut Peggy Whitson reveals drinking recycled urine.
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The owner says there was strong demand for board games as well as digital gaming growth.
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The ticket is for a journey between towns 64 miles apart making the trip cost £156 per mile.
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On April 14, 2014, the terrorist organization Boko Haram kidnapped more than 200 schoolgirls from the town of Chibok, Nigeria. Around the world, the crime became epitomized by the slogan #BringBackOurGirls -- but in Nigeria, government officials called the crime a hoax, confusing and delaying any efforts to rescue the girls. In this powerful talk, journalist Stephanie Busari points to the Chibok tragedy to explain the deadly danger of fake news and what we can do to stop it.
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