Archive: 10/05/2006

U.S., British hackers face the music

Only two days after U.S. federal authorities sentenced a 21-year-old to five years in prison for hacking computers, the British government ruled that one of its citizens should be extradited to the United States for hacking ...

dateMay 10, 2006 in Internet
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Pursuing the Invisible with Einstein's Lens

"I could not go abroad in snow, it would settle on me and expose me. Rain, too, would make me a watery outline, a glistening surface of a man -- a bubble." - from "The Invisible Man" by H.G. Wells

dateMay 10, 2006 in Astronomy
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World's tiniest test tubes get teensiest corks

Now all they need is a really, really small corkscrew. Like Lilliputian chemists, scientists have found a way to “cork” infinitesimally small nano test tubes. The goal is a better way to deliver drugs, for example, for ...

dateMay 10, 2006 in Bio & Medicine
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