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Using technology to explore African genetics
…Africa has the most genetic variation in the world and yet only 2% of genetic studies have focused on people from this continent. sickle cell anaemia is a condition that disproportionately affects people of African origin. There is no cure…


Smart speakers: Are you being fooled as technology advances?
… as the technology advances. Dr Clark, an expert in linguistics and human-computer interaction… of these conversations to explain that they are a digital assistant, but as this technology continues…


Climate change: UK 'has technology' for zero carbon
technology, according to a new report. The Centre for Alternative Technology link to BBC… and industry could help slash UK energy demand by 60%. "We have the technology to combat… mean the UK would not be reliant on "as yet unproven" technologies, such as carbon…


General election 2019: Staffordshire young farmer's technology call
… of technology in the sector. Will Roobottom, from Staffordshire Young Farmers… pedigree Lleyn sheep and believes better access to modern technology will enable young…


Facial recognition technology: Ed Bridges appeals human rights ruling
… to BBC story by using automated facial recognition (AFR) technology. The police force… has been trialling the technology at public events since 2017. Deputy Chief… an arrest using the real-time technology in 2017, ahead of the Champions League final…


Lake District Pound: Currency forced out by contactless technology
… Community Foundation and the Lake District Foundation. But he added: "Payment technology


New technology gives Lachlan a new voice
… of a grown man to communicate. New technology developed at an Edinburgh firm has provided…


Southwell Minster scanned using 3D technology
…A 12th Century cathedral has been scanned using 3D technology in the event…


Cardiff Bay looks to Linz, Austria for futuristic museum technology
… in the world to use immersive 3D technology. The Museum of Military Medicine (MMM) plans… to move from Hampshire and re-invent itself. It wants to use the technology, called… could also be used to train doctors. We took a trip to see how the technology


Modelling breakthrough for soft robots and other news
…BBC Click's Paul Carter looks at some of the week's best technology stories…