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Tuesday 18 April 2023

SpaceX Starship launch postponed: When and how to watch biggest ever rocket lift off

The countdown begins (again) for the launch of the world’s biggest rocket, sitting at 120m tall – here’s when to watch the rescheduled liftoff.

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Why do I have such a low pain threshold?

Your threshold for experiencing pain, and tolerance for that pain, can vary depending on a range of factors.

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Will working from home help the environment?

No commuting, no large offices to heat. Is it really that simple?

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How one particle could soon rewrite our laws of the Universe

The particle that gives all matter mass may have played a key role in the birth of the Universe.

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Instant Genius Podcast: Sleep disorders, with Dr Alice Vernon

What are sleep disorders, how are they viewed by the scientific community, and what are the latest treatments for them?
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