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Electrical stimulation delivered when memory is predicted to fail can improve memory function in the human brain, a team of neuroscientists shows for the first time. That same stimulation generally be
New African Properties (NAP) has recorded a 7.7% increase in profit after tax to P112 million in the six months ended January 31, 2017 compared to the P104 million recorded in the prior period.
The Competition Authority (CA) recently engaged key stakeholders on various aspects of the competition law in order to incite awareness and compliance with the Competition Act.
The Botswana Innovation Hub (BIH) in conjunction with NEPAD Southern Africa Network for Biosciences (SANBio) and supported by the Finnish-Southern African Partnership, BioFISA II are inviting intere
Expansion of the Morupule Coal Mine (MCM), which was due to start in April next year, is hanging in the balance following revelations that its off takers, Marubeni Corporation has not yet secured fu
NEW YORK (AP) — Though perhaps best known as Facebook’s No. 2 executive, Sheryl Sandberg is also a mentor, a mother, a billionaire and an author. When her husband Dave Goldberg died suddenly in
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MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - Toy shops are thriving in eastern Mosul, with Iraqi children once again able to buy dolls, teddy bears or action figures after Islamic State was driven out of the area.
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New findings challenge the traditional policy of replacing old strains in existing human influenza vaccines with recent variants with only minimal changes.
Three-dimensional printing allows extremely small and complex structures to be made even in small series. A new method now allows glass to be used for this technique. As a consequence of the propertie
Light can be used as an accurate method to control gene expression, shows groundbreaking optogenetics study. In a new study, the researchers were able to induce and inhibit the expression of genes in
The relationship between head injuries suffered during contact sport and Alzheimer’s disease is now being called into question thanks to new research that has revealed that hockey players with multipl
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What happened: Highlighting a failed Liberal promise to find a family doctor for every British Columbian, the NDP on Monday issued a news release saying that 700,000 residents still don’t have o
Elvera Funk did something this April she hasn’t been able to do in years. She baked pies for Easter. While that may not sound like a notable achievement, the 54-year-old mother of four and gra
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