MasterCard, Syniverse to use geolocation for card security
Cane toads demonstrating impressive adaptive abilities in Western Australia
Freescale introduces amazingly small ARM MCU
Bromium Labs says it bypassed protections in Microsoft's EMET
Researchers find people pay more at auctions if they believe a celebrity touched items
HTC phone users to power up scientific research
Project "Outernet" looking to bring free Internet to entire world
Dogecoin miner barred from Harvard research computing facility access
Oldest bit of crust firms up idea of a cool early Earth
With the help of a tiny fragment of zircon extracted from a remote rock outcrop in Australia, the picture of how our planet became habitable to life about 4.4 billion years ago is coming into sharper focus.
Stream of stars in Andromeda satellite galaxy shows cosmic collision
The Andromeda Galaxy is surrounded by a swarm of small satellite galaxies. Researchers from the Niels Bohr Institute, among others, have detected a stream of stars in one of the Andromeda Galaxy's outer satellite ...
Key protein discovered as essential for malaria parasite transmission to mosquitos
Scientists studying the sexual transformation of the malaria parasite have solved a long-standing mystery in parasite biology. Two research teams have independently discovered that a single protein acts as ...
Nanoparticles target anti-inflammatory drugs where needed
Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have developed a system for precisely delivering anti-inflammatory drugs to immune cells gone out of control, while sparing their well-behaved counterparts. ...
Scientists unlock a 'microbial Pompeii'
An international team of researchers have discovered a 'microbial Pompeii' preserved on the teeth of skeletons around 1,000 years old. The key to the discovery is the dental calculus (plaque) which preserves bacteria and ...