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Some passwords are actually worse than just using “password”

Prepare to spend hours coming up with a password that protects critical data.
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Medical homicide: telling it as it is

Today the House of Lords in the British Parliament begins a debate on legalising assisted…
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We were wrong, says former regulator of Dutch euthanasia

Euthanasia is becoming a ‘default’ mode of dying for cancer patients.
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First Kiwi lesbian “marriage” over already?

It's less than a year since the poster girls for New Zealand's new marriage law…
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Mothers in shackles

It’s not only in Sudanese prisons that women give birth chained.
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We could get beyond passwords. But do we want to?

One problem with bioscanning is that unique identifiers can change (still unique but different).
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New Zealand among most ethnically diverse countries

One in four people living in New Zealand in 2013 was born in another country.
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Do you bribe your kids?

You could be losing more than $1,300 a year in the process.
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Official advice from doctors: read to your kids!

The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends reading to children.
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Five steps Malaysia Airlines must take after its second disaster…

Inaction could sink the company.
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Greater mental health risks for IVF babies

Women resorting to IVF may be running unrecognised health risks
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Supreme Court, HHS mandate, politics, contraception & the ‘war on women’

How you connect the dots determines the picture that emerges.
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Niue: A dying Island

Is there any future for this remote Pacific paradise?
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“Wiping” your phone may not wipe those photos

The only foolproof way to secure your data is to smash your old phone into a thousand pieces.
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Not exactly kissing cousins

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Have you met the Willis Clan?

It’s like the Sound of Music, but with five more kids.
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Celebrity swimmer Ian Thorpe comes out

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CINEMA CLASSICS: The Lives of Others (2006)

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Japan faces pilot shortage

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All wired up: the contraceptive chip

The Gates Foundation has funded an implantable device which can be controlled remotely.
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Lord Carey’s suicide mission

A former Archbishop of Canterbury gets everything wrong about assisted suicide.
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18-year old male not having sex. World freaks out.

So there are normal young people out there who still consider sex a special thing!
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Will the unmasking of abusers be a catalyst for change?

With Rolf Harris in jail, perhaps people will reconsider the beauty of Christian morality.
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Gaza situation report

Hamas and Israel are playing a deadly game with no clear outcome.
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Parenting as a political activity

Society needs virtuous people more than it needs laws.
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Human Trafficking to China

Women lose out when there is a surfeit of men.
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The global niceness challenge announces a winner

Statisticians have identified the Mother Teresa of global politics.
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Health economics 101: contraceptives pay for themselves, usually, babies don’t

Why some economists are no help at all to the family.
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Let’s recover the lost art of penmanship

Putting pen to paper is a far richer experience than punching a keyboard.
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Like a dog and his bone

A dog whose words are worse than his bite.
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