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How are online companies using our information?
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The human history behind a newly discovered middle finger bone.
Is our justice system keeping up with advances in forensic science?
If you've got the DNA, you've solved the crime, right? Wrong.
Is it really possible to create a 'photofit' from genetic data?
How can 'big data' help forensic scientists solve crimes?
Watch out arachnophobes - spiders are super-seers...
What can fossil evidence of the pineal organs in early reptiles tell us about eye evolution?
How does the brain interpret the light coming into the eye so that we can perceive images?
What is AMD?
What are optometrists measuring during an eye exam?
A drug shows early promise as an aid for stroke recovery...
What can a DNA test tell you about yourself?
How much do social media sites know about you?
The first evidence of a black hole swarm at the centre of our galaxy...
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Can stem cells or genetic therapy restore hearing?
Are we headed for a hearing loss epidemic?
Some people can 'see' with their ears, building a picture of the world around them.
Baffle your brain with audio illusions