Archive: 07/11/2007

Human error puts online banking security at risk

Using an SMS password as an added security measure for internet banking is no guarantee your money is safe, according to a new Queensland University of Technology study which reveals online customers are not protecting their ...

dateNov 07, 2007 in Internet
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New research to help fight widespread potato disease

Scientists have made a key discovery into the genetics of the bacteria that causes blackleg, an economically damaging disease of potatoes, that could lead to new ways to fight the disease. The researchers at the University ...

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FAIR particle accelerator kick-off event

Nuclear physicists from around the world are today celebrating the official launch of the particle accelerator FAIR with a gala event and a scientific symposium. The Facility for Antiproton and Ion Research is being set up ...

dateNov 07, 2007 in General Physics
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When animals evolve on islands, size doesn't matter

A theory explaining the evolution of giant rodents, miniature elephants, and even miniature humans on islands has been called into questions by new research published today in Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological ...

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Why dinosaurs had fowl breath

Scientists have discovered how dinosaurs used to breathe in what provides clues to how they evolved and how they might have lived.

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