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Survivors Guide to Plane Crashes
How to improve you chances of surviving a plane crash
Top survival tips
Experts in aviation safety share their top tips to survive a plane crash
A survivor's story
Mercedes Johnson was in an air crash - and lived to tell the tale
The crash investigator
Meet the woman who investigates plane crashes for a living
Find out which airlines have seats with airbags
Tell us about your experience
Are we Alone in the Universe?
The search for alien life is 50 years old, but a planet has been discovered that could support life.
Prof. Regan's supermarket secrets
Prof. Regan tests the scientific claims of supermarket products
How to live to 101
A few isolated communities seem to hold the secrets to long life.
How to make better decisions
Lifting the lid on the business of human choices in an exclusive guide to making better decisions.
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