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People 13 Feb 2014 | 4:00 PM

Eminent palm oil researcher pushing frontiers at 80

The country’s palm oil research pioneer isn’t about to hang up his boots anytime soon.

Fitness 15 Feb 2014 | 4:00 PM

HIIT (High-intensity interval training) is a hit!

The American College of Sports Medicine has named high-intensity interval training (HIIT) as the top fitness global trend for 2014.

Wellness 17 Feb 2014 | 3:00 AM

Take a breather

Stress has many side effects and many forms, but other than the adrenaline to lift small cars off baby carriages, the consequences are generally not good. On the other hand, meditation also has many side effects, namely reducing stress.

Family 17 Feb 2014 | 11:45 AM

Mother's milk made to order for boys or girls

Mothers may say they don’t care whether they have a son or a daughter, but their breast milk says otherwise.

Viewpoints 17 Feb 2014 | 4:00 PM

Soule's law

Charles Soule talks about his work.

Living 18 Feb 2014 | 4:00 PM

Robotic termites build without a boss

US scientists showed off tiny robots last Thursday that can tackle tasks much like real-life termites, working collectively to build structures without following orders from a boss.

Living 18 Feb 2014 | 4:00 PM

Atlas of human genetic history

SCIENTISTS have mapped the effects of war, colonisation, trade, migration and slavery on the genetic mixing of humans over the bulk of recorded history and created an online interactive atlas of humanity’s genetic history.

Wellness 20 Feb 2014 | 5:45 AM

Socialise and exercise to live longer

Study shows that being lonely can increase an older person’s chances of premature death.

Family 20 Feb 2014 | 4:00 PM

Ways to learn for kids

In addition to formal education, a child can learn and pick up skills through many other ways.

Lifestyle 22 Feb 2014 | 4:00 PM

The RoboCop of today

Brazilian director Jose Padilha makes a RoboCop of our time.