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Malaria vaccine: GSK's thirty-year quest to eradicate a global killer

The thirty-year fight against malaria by GlaxoSmithKline has passed a major milestone with hopes for the first vaccine against the disease<p>GlaxoSmithKline's quest to find a malaria vaccine has survived two mergers, a succession of chief executives and lasted nearly 30 years.<p>But that effort is now on …

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The World's 10 Most Mesmerizing Views

From the freedom of wide open spaces to glittering of big city lights, our world is filled with thousands of breathtaking panoramas just waiting to be enjoyed.<p>From the freedom of wide open spaces to glittering of big city lights, our world is filled with thousands of breathtaking panoramas just …

National Parks

Singapore: safe haven, model society

Singapore is booming and well placed to weather any Asian storms, but success has brought its own problems.<p>Looking out towards the sea from Singapore's Marina Bay Sands infinity swimming pool, perched precariously 57 storeys above the ground – these are tough assignments, I know, but someone has to …

The Ice Cavern

Jellyfish in the North Atlantic - in pictures

Spectacular images of jellyfish captured by marine biologists and photographers Matt Doggett and Richard Shucksmith in the seas off the Orkney Islands

Murder, intrigue, and the mysterious origins of vodka | Salon.com

<b>Pokhlebkin reconsidered</b><p>“His name was magical. Legendary,” claimed an article in the newspaper Vechernyaya Moskva (Evening Moscow) on the third anniversary of Pokhlebkin’s death. “Many believed it to be a pseudonym for an entire research institute, since one man could not know so much.” Moreover, …