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Scientists manipulate brains of mice to make them think fake event really occurred
By his own account, Amar Bose was an inventor first, a teacher second and a businessman third. But the company he created not only revolutionised audio technology but made his surname alone a shorthand for high-end sound systems around the world.
First appearance since arrest for attack suspect whose brother died in shoot-out
Online tool uses individuals' Gmail metadata to create accurate maps of personal relationships
Locals struggle to explain the bomber suspects’ motives
Timeline by Twitter
A police officer for the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has been shot and killed at the campus outside of Boston, authorities said today. No arrests had been made and a manhunt was on for the shooter.
US universities offer software which they claim can instantly grade students' essays and short written answers
Experts on voting security and computer technology warned Monday that New Jersey's plan to allow residents displaced by Hurricane Sandy to cast ballots by e-mail could be easily undermined by hacking or other forms of fraud.
A third runway at Heathrow would triple the number of early deaths from pollution linked to the airport, a new study claims.
The actress Dame Julie Andrews, star of Mary Poppins and The Sound of Music, is working with scientists developing artificial vocal cords that might restore her voice.
It is the latest culinary invention to be hailed as the best thing since sliced bread: the non-stick ketchup bottle.
Bradley, Rafa and David are in a different league from ordinary humans.
Richard Leacock was a pivotal figure in the development of the documentary film. He connects Robert Flaherty, conventionally the first film documentarist, to today's "fly-on-the-wall" digital practitioners.
A senior US government official has launched an extraordinary attack on the harsh detention conditions of US army private Bradley Manning, the Wikileaks suspect being held in solitary confinement at a marine barracks in Virginia.
High costs are an accepted part of college education in the US – and they pay for world-class teaching. Dr Terence Kealey, vice-chancellor of Britain's only private university, argues that it's time we followed America's example