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First Christmas recordings found

20 December 2012 Last updated at 02:13 ET By Pallab Ghosh Science correspondent, BBC News Christmas for the Wall Family. A formal affair and a time for music and hymns Curators at the Museum of London have discovered what they believe to be the first ever recordings of a family Christmas. They were made 110

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Fighting ‘shaped human hand’

20 December 2012 Last updated at 02:45 ET Professional boxers are among the ultimate practitioners of an activity that may have shaped human history Fighting may have shaped the evolution of the human hand, according to a new study by a US team. The University of Utah researchers used instruments to measure the forces and

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Military satellite heads skyward

19 December 2012 Last updated at 17:29 ET By Jonathan Amos Science correspondent, BBC News The seventh launch of the year for an Ariane 5 rocket A powerful new telecommunications satellite for the UK military has blasted into orbit. The five-tonne Skynet-5D platform was sent up on an Ariane rocket from the Kourou spaceport in

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