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The benefits of beavers

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3D printed bionic hands trial begins in Bristol

The world’s first clinical trial of 3D printed bionic hands for child amputees starts this week in Bristol. They are made by a South Gloucestershire company which only launched four years ago. If the trial is successful the hands will become available on the NHS, bringing life-changing improvements for patients. Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-bristol-40246050

The oldest living thing on Earth

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The Great Basin bristlecone pine is found in the western United States Mayflies live a day, humans live a century, if we’re lucky, but what is the oldest living organism on the planet? For scientists, accurately proving the age of any long-lived species is a hard task. Under the

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