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'Artificial eye' to detect particles 
  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:12:25 GMT 
    The human eye has inspired physicists to create a processor that can analyse particle collisions 400 times faster than currently possible.


Sierra Leone begins Ebola lockdown 
  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:58:32 GMT 
    A three-day curfew is under way in Sierra Leone to enable health workers to find and isolate cases of Ebola, but critics warn it will achieve little.


Ebola health team killed in Guinea 
  Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:58:45 GMT 
    Eight members of a team trying to raise awareness about Ebola have been killed by villagers in Guinea, officials say.


Hamilton takes title lead after win 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 14:59:04 GMT 
    Lewis Hamilton leads the World Championship after victory in the Singapore Grand Prix as Nico Rosberg retires.


Leicester City 5-3 Manchester United 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 15:49:31 GMT 


    The scary element that helps probe space's secrets 
      Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT 
      Plutonium may be the most feared substance in the entire periodic table, but it also has peaceful us


    Why I'll risk my life for Ebola patients 
      Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:05:11 GMT 
      Cokie Van Der Velde, a water and sanitation specialist, has just flown to Liberia - she explains why she decided to go to a place with the deadly virus.


    Boko Haram 'kills dozens' at market 
      Sat, 20 Sep 2014 19:49:35 GMT 
      Islamist militants from Boko Haram attack a rural market in the Nigerian state of Borno, killing dozens, security officials and witnesses say.


    Philippines storm displaces 200,000 
      Sat, 20 Sep 2014 16:34:20 GMT 
      Tropical storm Fung-Wong brings flooding, heavy rains and high winds to the Philippines, forcing some 200,000 people from their homes.


    Paratroops mark Arnhem WW2 battle 
      Sun, 21 Sep 2014 10:43:26 GMT 
      Paratroops from Europe and the US are staging parachute jumps in the Netherlands to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Battle of Arnhem.


    Mexico 'leading drug lord' killed 
      Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:52:41 GMT 
      Mexican police find the body of Aquiles Gomez, who was believed to be one of the top leaders of the Knights Templar drug cartel.


    Yemen clashes cast doubt on 'truce' 
      Sun, 21 Sep 2014 08:26:26 GMT 
      Fighting continues in the Yemeni capital Sanaa, despite an announcement that the government and Shia Houthi rebels have agreed to sign a truce.


    UN chief on streets for climate deal 
      Sun, 21 Sep 2014 01:38:56 GMT 
      UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon will take part in a protest march this weekend to highlight global inaction on climate change.


    Witheridge family 'broken' by murder 
      Sun, 21 Sep 2014 14:25:06 GMT 
      The family of murdered British tourist Hannah Witheridge say they are "broken" after she was found murdered on a Thai island.


    UK climate marches attract thousands 
      Sun, 21 Sep 2014 15:40:09 GMT 
      Thousands of people are taking part in marches for climate action in London and across the UK, ahead of a UN summit in New York on Tuesday.
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