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Marité Oubrier
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Ligo found evidence for what Einstein predicted 100 years ago.
Scientists announce discovery of clear gravitational wave signal, ripples in spacetime first predicted by Albert Einstein
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Bill Gates is the latest castaway on BBC Radio 4 Desert Island Discs.
Kirsty Young's castaway is Bill Gates.He sat at his first computer while still at school in Seattle, wrote his first computer programme aged just 13 and went on to co-found the company Microsoft, becoming one of the key figures of the technological revolution. In 2000, he and his wife, Melinda, launched the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation which has given to date over $34 billion to projects aimed at reducing health inequality around the world.B...
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the late sir terry wogan once interviewed him in the eighties and he was carrying a tablet I have a dumb cassette recording but will the bbc publish now
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Irish Dancing Jig, not your traditional fare!
Remember the Irish dancing superstars from Cork earlier this year?
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I love it!
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How to store data safely in DNA
Watch the video to find out how everything we know as a species could fit in a space about the size of an elevator.
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An unusual project by 2 budding entrepreneurs: a few willing homeless people are given the chance to work as WiFi hotspots to rebuild their lives in the city of Prague.
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I posted the first part of this conversation a couple of weeks ago, or was it last week?
 
Robinson: What does freedom mean? I mean, really, the ideal of freedom if it doesn’t mean that we can find out what is in this completely unique being that each one of us is? And competition narrows that. It’s sort of like, you should not be studying this; you should be studying that, pouring your life down the siphon of economic utility. The President: But doesn’t part of that depend on people having different definitions of success, and that w...
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not before the end of fossil fuel 
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How do people or companies with vested interests spread ignorance and obfuscate knowledge? Georgina Kenyon finds there is a term which defines this phenomenon.
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Yep this is so true. 😕
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A most important UN climate summit is soon to take place in Paris. The whole planet is united in this.
As the world prepares for the UN Paris climate summit, the world is at a tipping point. But a political and scientific revolution could yet save it
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about time 
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I have posted a few times about the difficulties arising from translating apps, be they Google, Bing, or whatever. They do provide us with endless frustration and the occasional mirth. This is one of the best :-)))
Food festival organisers say they are ‘quite surprised’ to learn event in honour of Galician speciality grelo had been badly mistranslated
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Maybe, maybe not...
How much of your path in life is pre-determined, and how much is down to you? Hannah Fry finds out.
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