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Body swaps sound like fantasy, but pose real questions
New Scientist - Latest Headlines, 17 hours ago
Transplanting living human heads onto new bodies raises extraordinary ethical questions. We''d better think about them before someone tries it
What colour is the dress? Here''s why we disagree
New Scientist - Latest Headlines, 17 hours ago
Science explains why the internet is split over the colour of a dress - and what it could tell us about our internal biases
Feedback: Ferrari jumps the units shark
New Scientist - Latest Headlines, 17 hours ago
Oceans and oceans of units, how large are your chips?, slither of a name challenge and more (full text available to subscribers)
Great white sharks attack prey under cover of sun
New Scientist - Latest Headlines, 17 hours ago
It seems great white sharks exploit the glare of the sun to catch their prey unawares
Drone buzzes South America''s first wildlife bridge
New Scientist - Latest Headlines, 17 hours ago
Aerial footage reveals a unique green overpass designed to reconnect habitats sliced in two by an Argentinean road
A user''s guide to touch
New Scientist - Latest Headlines, 17 hours ago
Ever wondered why being stroked produces wildly different sensations depending on where you''re being touched? We have the answers (full text available to subscribers)
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All the latest on newscientist.com: how to do big science at home, programmable pop-up materials and the colour of that dress
Why US law on guns and mental health needs to change
New Scientist - Latest Headlines, 17 hours ago
As eight die in shootings in Missouri, US organisations have banded together against a law compelling psychiatrists to report patients with mental illness
Amazon deforestation soars after a decade of stability
New Scientist - Latest Headlines, 17 hours ago
Satellite images of the Amazon show that deforestation in Brazil has, at points, risen to levels 467 per cent of last year''s
To save the rainforest, let the locals take control
New Scientist - Latest Headlines, 17 hours ago
Global intervention in tropical forests to combat climate change could sideline their most effective guardians, warns Fred Pearce
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