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Unconditional uni offers don't make us lazy, say teenagers

Fri, 15/02/2019 - 1:14am
Do students really "take their foot off the gas" if they have unconditional university offers?

Gravitational waves: Black hole detector to get upgrade

Fri, 15/02/2019 - 12:47am
The UK and US governments have announced a £25m upgrade to the machines that detected gravitational waves.

How 'Parkland tourism' led to this floral memorial

Fri, 15/02/2019 - 12:43am
A teacher and a pupil at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School gave people a focal point for their grief and curiosity.

Brain function of night owls and larks differ, study suggests

Fri, 15/02/2019 - 12:37am
Late risers have poorer attention, slower reactions and increased sleepiness, a study suggests.

Most hip and knee replacements 'last longer than thought'

Fri, 15/02/2019 - 12:34am
This helps doctors who often struggle to answer questions from patients on how they will last.

What are the biggest threats to humanity?

Fri, 15/02/2019 - 12:19am
Why asteroids and volcanoes aren't the greatest problems facing life on Earth.

Super gonorrhoea: Why the STI could become untreatable

Fri, 15/02/2019 - 12:14am
The challenges facing health workers in the fight against the STI.

The robot helping a seven-year-old boy go to school

Fri, 15/02/2019 - 12:13am
Seven-year-old Sam, who is being treated for leukaemia, gets to 'be' in the classroom with the help of a robot.

Quiz of the Week: Who declined to sing at the Grammys?

Fri, 15/02/2019 - 12:13am
It's the weekly news quiz - have you been paying attention to what's been going on in the world during the past seven days?

The Papers: IS teen's family make 'plea for mercy'

Fri, 15/02/2019 - 12:12am
The papers react to the news that a British teenager, who left the UK to join IS, wants to return home.

Sexual harassment: 'I was terrified to report it'

Fri, 15/02/2019 - 12:00am
In the wake of the #MeToo movement, apps are helping victims gather and share evidence.

HMP Nottingham prisoners smuggled drugs in Harry Potter book

Fri, 15/02/2019 - 12:00am
The Harry Potter novel found in HMP Nottingham tested positive for a psychoactive substance similar to Spice.

Welsh Open: Mark Selby, Ronnie O'Sullivan and Ding Junhui suffer shock defeats

Thu, 14/02/2019 - 11:59pm
Mark Selby, Ronnie O'Sullivan and Ding Junhui are all knocked out of the Welsh Open in Cardiff.

Trump in good health despite weight in obese range - doctor

Thu, 14/02/2019 - 11:55pm
The president is a few pounds heavier and taking a higher dose of cholesterol medicine, his doctor says.

Chelsea need consistency, says Sarri after Europa League win in Malmo

Thu, 14/02/2019 - 11:51pm
Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri says he is looking for some consistency from his side after they claimed a Europa League win in Malmo.

Celtic wounds self-inflicted, says Rodgers after loss to Valencia

Thu, 14/02/2019 - 11:30pm
Manager Brendan Rodgers laments "basic mistakes" as Celtic suffer a 2-0 home loss to Valencia in the Europa League.

Trump to sign border security bill and declare emergency over wall

Thu, 14/02/2019 - 10:56pm
He will declare a national emergency to fund his major campaign promise of a US-Mexico border wall.

Malmo 1-2 Chelsea in Europa League last 32: Blues claim narrow victory in Sweden

Thu, 14/02/2019 - 10:55pm
Chelsea claim a narrow win over Malmo in the first leg of their Europa League last 32 tie.

Lord Ahmed 'took advantage' of vulnerable women

Thu, 14/02/2019 - 10:30pm
He is accused of exploiting his position to pursue sex with women who sought help, Newsnight reveals.

Pique 'will prove critics wrong' over Davis Cup changes

Thu, 14/02/2019 - 10:16pm
Barcelona defender Gerard Pique says he will "prove wrong" critics of his role in the reform of the Davis Cup.

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