Archive: 27/04/2006

Computers to save unique type of American red squirrel

UK expertise is being exported to North America to help prevent a unique type of red squirrel dying out in as little as 30 years time. Researchers from the University of Newcastle upon Tyne in England, working with The University ...

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New weapons needed for the war on junk email

Today's spam filters are highly effective, but they may be no match for spammers seeking new ways to fool people into visiting commercial websites or downloading rogue software carrying viruses, worms, spyware, or other dangerous ...

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Virtual 'forest' used to measure navigation skills

A new study recently published in Journal of Vision, an online, free access publication of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO), shows that an individual’s navigation skills can be measured by ...

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Human chromosome 3 is sequenced

The sequencing of human chromosome 3 at Baylor College represents the final stage of a multi-year project to sequence the human genome.

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