Secret US spaceplane lands after 674-day mission
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What was it doing up there? A robotic, top secret US spaceplane landed in California on Friday, after a record-breaking 22 months in orbit
Europe''s new scientific revolution
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It''s great to see scientists across the continent protesting in unison about funding and jobs, says the editor of a website exploring European research issues
Wearable tech lets boss track your work, rest and play
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How will our lives change as more and more firms digitally monitor their employees'' movements and health, at work and beyond. We''re about to find out
Campaign blunts Vietnamese demand for rhino horn
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Polls suggest that Vietnam is losing its taste for rhino horn, but rhino poaching is still on course to break records again this year
Quantum computers: The world''s first buyers'' guide
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With the first quantum computer already on the market, and more in the offing, should you splash the cash? Here''s our verdict on the best buys out there
China set to launch probe on round trip to the moon
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The Chinese space agency''s newest space launch will test atmospheric re-entry technology ahead of a more complex mission to collect moon rocks in 2017
In defence of offering egg freezing to women workers
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The critics are wrong – offering egg freezing to female staff is a welcome boost to their family ambitions, says pregnancy expert Chavi Eve Karkowsky
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All the latest stories on newscientist.com: world''s oldest genitals, secret spaceplane returns home, arthritis genes leak from fetus to mother, wearable tech tracks workers, Vietnam loses taste for rhino horn, and more
Number of eggs a woman has predicts heart attack risk
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A woman''s biological clock may also tell her cellular time. The number of eggs a woman has shows how fast her cells are ageing and predicts her heart disease risk
Comet immortalised before close call with spacecraft
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A comet making its first trip in from the Oort cloud was caught on camera before a near miss with four spacecraft currently orbiting the Red Planet
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