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2 hrs ago | Scientific American
The performance of cochlear implants has been improved with the use of gene therapy, suggesting a new avenue for developing better hearing aids A computer-tomography scan shows a deaf guinea pig's skull and cochlear implant.
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2 hrs ago | Medical Daily
A new cochlear implant improves the auditory experience by stimulating growth of neurons in the inner ear important to hearing.
5 hrs ago | Newsday
A theatre company is hoping to have set a new world record by performing an abridged version of Shakespeare's works at more than 37,000ft .
6 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald
Six weeks ago, at Allan Border Oval, your humble correspondent spoke briefly at the launch of an initiative of the NSW Government, called United We Stand, which encourages sporting clubs, as a part of the coming Centenary Commemorations for the Great War, to research and honour those of their former players who served.
9 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai
9 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au
Watch clips from an intense three-hour battle in which VC recipient Daniel Keighran drew enemy fire to help injured soldiers.
12 hrs ago | New Scientist
Post-mortem analysis of brain tissue has shown that the dendrites that relay messages between neurons are more shrivelled in people with severe depression than in people without the condition.
The present method of dealing with the ongoing water crisis is literally in drips and drabs.
A Sydney entrepreneur and former operator of a hair treatment clinic chain has emerged as a backer for a deal worth almost $6.5 billion to develop an iron ore port in Western Australia's Mid West.
APRIL 13: An air-conditioning unit is tested in a revoloutionary and environmentally-friendly housing estate April 13, 2007 in Sydney, Australia.
Cisco today announced Managed Threat Defense, a set of security services for the enterprise that Cisco is providing through two new operations centers to remotely support intrusion-detection, incident response and forensics, among other services.
Shares in Canam, which designed the BC Place roof, are trading near seven-year highs.
VETERAN prop Brent Kite says Penrith's forward depth will be a key asset in their quest to return to the NRL finals for the first time since 2010.
Chinese young generation are now allowed to explore technology and learning the English language is now a trend to keep up with the times The Sydney Morning Herald reports that Chinese intelligence officers have confirmed the existence of a spy network at Sydney University and Melbourne University to protect the core interest of Beijing.
Prince George of Cambridge, with his parents Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, receives a gift at Admiralty House in Sydney, Australia.
Gov't Mule was supposed to open for Gregg Allman tonight at the Enmore Theatre in Sydney, Australia.
Trent Morrow of Sydney, Australia, also know as Marathon Man laughs as Andrea Olivo of Venezuela tugs on his cape as she has her photo made ahead of Monday's 118th Boston Marathon, Sunday, April 20, 2014, in Boston.