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Ukrainian troops set up position at airport in Kramatorsk, eastern Ukraine. 15 April 2014 Putin: Ukraine on brink of civil war

Russian President Vladimir Putin warns that Ukraine is "on the brink of civil war" as Kiev sends in troops against pro-Russia separatists.

Operators aboard Ocean Shield move the Bluefin-21 autonomous underwater vehicle into position. 15 April 2014 Mini-sub resumes search for plane

A robotic submarine resumes its search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 on the seabed of the southern Indian Ocean.


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Amy Mather, a young pioneer of designing with 3D printer technology How 3D printing is changing lessons

While schools look at adopting this new technology, many students are coming up with their own methods of designing real-world 3D prototypes.

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The Johammer J1 Johammer J1: Austria's wild one

Outlandish and innovative, this electric motorcycle can cruise as far as a gasoline-powered bike.

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Air France Concorde Crashes that changed plane design

While air travel is now incredibly safe, it's only because some very hard lessons were learned along the way, writes Jonathan Glancey.


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