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THE MILITARY IN YOUR TECH
It’s an uncomfortable truth for many, but much of the technology we use on a daily basis has strong connections with the military.   From the smart phone in our hands, to the games we play, and even the Internet itself, much of our tech has a direct link to defence and even war.
 

WHO DO YOU LOVE? – THE FINAL VOTES FOR ‘MAMMAL OF THE YEAR’
Some see it as the most important election of the year, and it has proven to be a showcase and a celebration of our unique wildlife at a time when our special critters need real protection for the future.   The final days of voting are now underway for the wildly popular ‘Mammal of the Year’ contest, and some big names need help.   Skippy is in strife and even the iconic Koala could miss the cut.
 



GETTING OVER IT – MOVING BEYOND DEATH, DIVORCE & BREAK-UP
When it happens, the universe changes and we feel that things will never possibly move on.  But while life may have shifted for us permanently, ultimately the days click over and we readjust. So at what point do we really ‘get over it’ and move on?   Researchers now believe they know.
 

PATCH ME UP SCOTTY!
Moves are underway to bring robotic surgery into space.   While this may sound like a radical concept, the fact is that many surgeons are currently using robotics and AI technology on their patients here on Earth.   But getting the right kit into orbit is another matter altogether.