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The Execution Factor: It was designed as propaganda to deter would-be criminals. Instead interviews on death row have become China’s new TV hit

Hazel Knowles Daily Mail With her silk scarves and immaculate make-up, Ding Yu looks every inch the modern television presenter. Indeed, for the past five years she has hosted a hugely successful prime-time show in China which has a devoted … Continue reading

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‘Bulletproof’ skin

Source: CNN CNN’s Randi Kaye explores how “skin” made from spider silk stops bullets fired at a low speed. Comment/Thought:  Without careful ethical consideration and boundaries, the desire to supersede nature can have dangerous consequences. Could this really be considered … Continue reading

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