Archive: 19/11/2010

All viruses 'can be DNA stowaways'

(PhysOrg.com) -- 'Fossil viruses' preserved inside the DNA of mammals and insects suggest that all viruses, including relatives of HIV and Ebola, could potentially be ‘stowaways’ transmitted from generation to generation ...

dateNov 19, 2010 in Biotechnology
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Angry Taiwan hackers attack taekwondo website

Taiwanese hackers launched cyber-attacks on Asia's top taekwondo body as anger mounted on the island over the controversial disqualification of a female fighter in the Asian Games, reports said Friday.

dateNov 19, 2010 in Internet
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It's a boy, US zoo says of baby panda

It's a boy! The giant panda cub born earlier this month at the Atlanta Zoo is a little fellow with a big belly who is already showing his black and white markings, a zoo spokeswoman said Friday.

dateNov 19, 2010 in Plants & Animals
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