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Cloned sheep Dolly, dies prematurely

Dolly the cloned sheep has died. The news was confirmed on Friday by the Roslin Institute, the Scottish research centre which created her.

Bedbugs develop resistance to insecticide-treated...

A team of British and Tanzanian researchers have discovered that bedbugs are developing resistance to the insecticide used to treat the bed-nets that provide...

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Disaster: NASA was warned

On February 1, the U.S. space shuttle Columbia disintegrated while returning to Earth, killing all seven astronauts on board. As investigations into possible...

German scientist focuses on five possible...

Hamburg— German space experts said Sunday the inquiry into the space shuttle Columbia disaster would focus on the heat shield, with damage to insulation...

East Africa sets up science council

DAR ES SALAAM – Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda have set up a joint Science and Technology Council for East Africa (EA) in an attempt to boost science and...

Test-tube babies vulnerable to eye cancer,...

PARIS – Test-tube babies may be vulnerable to eye cancer, Dutch doctors warn, in the third study in as many months to suggest that children born to in-vitro...

Tokyo to ignore cloning claims

The Japanese government on Friday shrugged off an announcement by a controversial sect of the birth of a cloned baby in Japan where cloning is banned....

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Ants breathe like human beings

WASHINGTON – Experiments on ladybugs, crickets and ants have for the first time shown how insects breathe — without lungs, but in some ways similar...

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