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Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets
Thu, 25 May 2017 10:16:28 +0000

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets is the stuff that sci-fi is made of and could possibly be the most important sci-fi film you'll ever watch.

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Calculating the emissions of superheroes
Wed, 24 May 2017 07:50:03 +0000

Being a superhero is dangerous and expensive, but it may be bad for the environment. Scientist, educator Miles Traer estimates the emissions of superheroes.

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How would humans evolve on Mars?
Tue, 23 May 2017 11:26:52 +0000

Nature's super slow prototyping process would look completely different for humans living on another planet. So we ask, how would humans evolve on Mars?

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Keep on swimming with BIKI, the underwater drone
Tue, 23 May 2017 07:41:14 +0000

BIKI is the world's first wireless bionic unmanned underwater vehicle - or underwater drone - that captures amazing and high-quality footage.

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Lina is the world’s first structural bio-composite car
Mon, 22 May 2017 13:05:43 +0000

Would you drive a car made from plants? Meet Lina, the world’s first bio-composite vehicle. Watch as students unveil her for the first time.

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Researchers test solar ink for printed solar panels
Mon, 22 May 2017 10:02:56 +0000

Researchers at the University of Newcastle in Australia have begun testing printed solar panels, in an effort to reduce cost.

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Building a wind farm island in the North Sea by 2050
Mon, 22 May 2017 07:58:17 +0000

The wind farm island could supply over 80 million people with wind power, and major players are betting on it.

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Preserved 273 kg whale heart will last 1 000 years
Mon, 22 May 2017 07:41:05 +0000

The whale heart was preserved from one of nine blue whales that died in Canada in 2014. Blue whales have the largest hearts of all living creatures.

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Blind Drive game lets you drive without seeing
Sat, 20 May 2017 08:00:53 +0000

Blind Drive is putting your ears to the test in this immersive driving game that depends on your listening abilities.

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Win one set of 20 double tickets to attend the Port Elizabeth HOMEMAKERS Expo
Fri, 19 May 2017 12:08:24 +0000

A TRIBUTE TO YOUR HOME There’s no place like home. It’s your pride and joy, the place that evokes a sigh of relief when you walk through the door, and where your heart is. The 2017 Port Elizabeth HOMEMAKERS Expo celebrates your home with the theme “A Tribute to Your Home”. You’ll find all the...

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