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Win a trip to the European Space Agency

The ESA is running a competition to name the landing site for its latest space mission.

How payday loans cause debt problems for young people

Payday loans are the biggest source of problem debt for people aged 17-24.

Today is the UCAS deadline for medicine courses and Oxbridge

If you're applying to study medicine, dentistry or veterinary science, or for any course at Oxford or Cambridge, your application needs...

October 14 is Ada Lovelace Day

Ada Lovelace Day celebrates the achievements of women in science, technology, engineering and maths.


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