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Researchers have turned plastic water bottles into prosthetic limbs The new product could provide low-cost alternative prostheses for amputees in developing countries, as well as help tackle plastic pollution... Environment Science Technology
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A levels in STEM subjects up 26% Figures from Department of Education show significant rise in students signing up for science, technology, engineering and maths subjects si... Education Science Technology UK
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Helsinki residents encouraged to reduce emissions with new ‘Think Sustainably’ app New service lists local businesses such as restaurants and hotels as well as attractions and public transport options, ranked against sustai... Culture Energy Environment Sustainable Development Travel World
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Three innovative uses of cardboard Tents, tables and art installations to prove cardboard can have life beyond cereal boxes ... Arts Culture Environment Innovation Lifestyle
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Using social media to tackle extremism In an extract from a new book, activist Fatima Zaman explains how she helped unite 10,000 young people to fight the threat of extremism onli... Media Peace Society World Youth
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1,000 volunteers help Brighton beach’s post-Pride clean up The Big Pride Beach Clean saw more than two tonnes of waste collected from Brighton beach and manually sorted by volunteers... Environment Lifestyle UK
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