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Nearly 3m UK couples missing out on free tax break

HMRC campaign bids to reverse low take-up on George Osborne tax break worth up to £220 a year<p>More than 2.9 m couples across the UK are missing out on a free tax break worth up to £220 a year, according to HM Revenue and Customs which has launched a campaign to get more people to apply for its …

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How To Use Brain Science To Be Your Best Self In 2017

Neuroscience offers some handy hacks to learn faster, focus better, and make smarter decisions this year.<p>Resolutions are often an exercise in wishful thinking. People rarely keep them, mostly because they’re vague about their goals and don’t have a plan for following through. But that isn’t the …

Here's How We Can Power 100% of the World With Renewable Energy

By Jeff Masters<p>Here's a 2017 New Year's resolution I'd like to see the nations of the world adopt: an immediate international effort to invest in a …

Scientists Create World's Most Expensive Material, Valued at $145 Million Per Gram

They just sold the equivalent of one-third the weight of a human hair for $32,000.<p>If your life’s ambition is to become very, very rich, consider …

26 incredible innovations that improved the world in 2015

From the start, 2015 was ripe for world-changing innovation.<p>In early January, we saw Bill Gates drink clean water converted from sewer sludge and …

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The toys that will actually teach your girls engineering skills

Toy stores are no strangers to gender politics. But the new trend in science and tech toys for girls has brought the debate to an all-time low. Some common refrains:<p><i>Why is the doll blonde? Isn’t it supposed to be the Anti-Barbie?</i><i><br>Why are they so thin and what’s with the short skirts?</i><i><br>Does everything</i> …

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Hubble space telescope: 25 years photographing the galaxies far, far away - Telegraph

How to Build a City on the Moon

The new head of the European Space Agency wants to give it a try.<p>Humans haven’t set foot on the moon since 1972. That hasn’t stopped Johann-Dietrich Woerner, the new director general of the Paris-based European Space Agency, from pushing mankind toward more of a giant lunar leap than another small …

Space Exploration

Most Android phones can be hacked with one text

Watch out, Android owners. A security firm says it only takes one malicious text message to spy on your phone and steal personal data. Google has a fix, but when will it be coming to your phone?

Android Phones

This week's best images of Pluto and its moons

NASA released another round of amazing Pluto images this week taken by the New Horizons spacecraft. We now have closeups of Pluto's smaller moons Nix and Hydra, as well as the best high-resolution images of Pluto we're going to get from this mission. We also know more about the dwarf planet's icy …

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Understanding Big Data: The Seven V’s

By now, it’s almost impossible to not have heard the term Big Data- a cursory glance at Google Trends will show how the term has exploded over the …