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Taryn Simon's best shot

Taryn Simon: This is a cryopreservation unit just outside Detroit, Michigan. Cryopreservation allows people to have the possibility of an extended life - their bodies are stored in liquid nitrogen until developments in science mean they can be defrosted and resuscitated.


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Letters: GM seeds of discontent

Letters: The government should take a close look at the how poorly GM crops have performed before getting into bed with the biotech industry and the NFU (Return of GM: ministers back moves to grow crops in the UK, September 17).

Can lie detectors be trusted?

Lie detectors have never been so widely used. Claim on your insurance or apply for housing benefit, and you could find yourself having to satisfy a piece of machinery as well as a human inquisitor. But can the results be trusted? Patrick Barkham reports.


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