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2019-03-08 09:14:04

Hacked to death

TwoChinesecomputerhackershavebeensentencedtodeathfordefraudingastate-ownedbank.ThesentencewaspassedlastweekbyacourtinZhenjiang,

2019-03-08 09:11:02

Bug bites early

Theworldmayalreadyhavefeltthefirsttremorsofcomputing’smillenniumbug.InSingapore

2019-03-08 09:08:02

Signal failure

THEinabilitytomakejustoneofmanyimmunesignallingmoleculescalledcytokinescanrenderapersonvulnerabletoinfectionbybacteriathatareusuallyharmless.Aninternationalteamofresearchersstudiedachildwithaninherite

2019-03-08 09:08:01

Dead careless

ByRobEdwardsEXPOSUREtotheradioactiveisotopesusedinmedicineandindustrycan

2019-03-08 09:06:05

永利网网站:Falling hero breaks sceptics' hearts

AMINORITYofscientistsstillinsistthatglobalwarmingisamyth.ButtheircasetookapotentiallyfatalknockinAugustwiththediscoveryofasystematicerrorintheirmainsourceofdata.FrankWentzofRemoteSensingSystemsinSanta

2019-03-08 09:03:02

Houston has a problem

ByCharlesSeifeON4December

2019-03-08 08:09:05

Second time lucky

Havingfailedtocompleteamanoeuvrethatshouldhavebroughtitintoclosecontactwithasteroid433Erosnextweek

2019-03-08 07:16:06

Brain gain

ByPhilipCohenTOMAKEabrain

2019-03-08 07:15:05

Victorious dwarfs

AGALAXYinwhichstellardwarfsseemtohaveconqueredthegiantshasleftastronomerspuzzledabouthowlargestarsform.JamesGrahamoftheUniversityofCaliforniaatBerkeleyandhiscolleaguesusedtheHubbleSpaceTelescopetolook

2019-03-08 07:12:06

Happy gene

ADEFENCEagainstmanicdepressionmaybewritteninourgenes

2019-03-08 07:10:02

Say `Hi' to the next-door neighbours

ByCharlesSeifeACODEDmessagedesignedtobreaktheicewithattentivealienswillbebroadcastacrosstheUniverseinMarch

2019-03-08 07:09:02

Filthy business

ByJeffHechtinBostonFRAUDSTERSareexploitingasecurityloopholeinbankingsystemsthatletsthemchargecreditcardusersforfictitiousvisitstopay-per-viewInternetsites.Thescamleavesvictimshavingtoexplainthemselves

2019-03-08 06:10:04

Toxic takeoffs

ByLilaGutermanPOISONOUSadditivesfromfluidsusedtode-iceaircraftarepollutinggroundwaternearairports

2019-03-08 06:03:01

Mars attack

ByCharlesSeifeinWashingtonDCNASA’sassaultontheRedPlanetcontinuesovertheholidayseasonwithtwofurthermissions.TheMarsClimateOrbiterisalreadyonitsway

2019-03-08 05:19:03

Dangerous liaison

ByNellBoyceinWashingtonDCANANCIENTvirusthatinvadedthehumangenomemillionsofyearsagomaybeanaccomplicetoHIV

2019-03-08 05:16:03

Under the weather

HUMANdiseaseisemergingasoneofthemostsensitive

2019-03-08 05:11:03

Thank our lucky star

ByCharlesSeifeCOULDtheSunsendoutamonstrousflarepowerfulenoughtomelttheiceonJupiter’smoons

2019-03-08 04:14:03

Viking wars

ByAndyCoghlanDOCTORSandscientistsarethreateningtosabotagethetransferofthemedical

2019-03-08 04:10:02

Tame killer

MEDICALresearchershavetamedadangerousfood-poisoningbuginthehopethatitcanbeatcancer.Forsometime

2019-03-08 04:08:05

Into the void

ByCharlesSeifeDOBLACKholesspitoutparticlesthatmovefasterthanlightandtravelbackwardsintime?TwophysicistsinNewJerseysaythatparticleswiththesebizarrepropertiescouldcometotherescueofapromisingtheoryab

2019-03-08 03:16:01

Nerve gas detector

Asdoomsdaymillenniumcultsbegintoworrylawenforcersaroundtheworld

2019-03-08 03:08:06

Why wine is good for your brain

BySusannaJaconaSalafiainRomeAGLASSandahalfofwineadaycouldhelppreventneurodegenerativediseasessuchasAlzheimer’sandParkinson’s.Previousstudieshavehighlightedtheantioxidantpropertiesofcertainchemicalsinw

2019-03-08 03:04:02

永利网网站:Rinse and spit

AFRESHapproachtomouthwashesisbeingpioneeredbyscientistsatGuy’sHospitalinLondon.Theresearchershavecomeupwithasubstancethatdoesn’tkillharmfulbacteria

2019-03-08 02:14:06

For ever and ever

ByMarcusChownTHEUniverseislikelytoexpandforalleternity.Notonlythatbuttheexpansionisactuallyspeedingup.ThiswastheconclusionannouncedinMarchbyastronomerswhostudiedexplosionsofstarsindistantgalaxies.Twot

2019-03-08 02:06:01

Gene crop charges

MonsantolookssettobecomethefirstbiotechnologycompanytofacecriminalprosecutioninBritainforbreachingrulesongeneticallyengineeredcropplants.AsNewScientistwenttopress

2019-03-07 10:16:08

永利网网站:Corals face catastrophe

ByMarkSchropeCORALreefswillbecrippledifcarbondioxidelevelsincreaseasprojectedthiscentury

2019-03-07 09:02:06

Bugged phones

Deadlybacteriamaylurkonsomeofourcommonesthouseholditems

2019-03-07 08:18:08

Unknown killer

BritishgovernmentscientistshavesofarfailedtoconfirmordismissanthraxasthekillerofheroinaddictsinScotland.Testshadfoundsignsofanthraxtoxininthebloodoftwoofthevictimsinamysteriousclusterofaddictdeaths(Ne

2019-03-07 08:13:01

Airborne devastation

ByHazelMuirAIRpollutioncanwrecktreesbycullingthepredatorsthatnormallykeepleaf-munchinginsectsincheck

2019-03-07 08:12:05

Curbing CJD

ITMAYbepossibletodelaytheonsetofpriondiseasessuchasvCJD

2019-03-07 08:10:01

How life survived the big freeze

AREASofopenwatermayhaveprovidedavitalhavenforlifeonEarthwhentherestoftheplanetfrozeoverabout700millionyearsago.Onenaggingquestionaboutthe“snowballEarth”theoryhasbeenhowearlyanimalscouldhavesurvivedifa

2019-03-07 08:07:03

Putting it bluntly

ByJeffHechtKINGGeorgeIIIwasrightandBenjaminFranklinwaswrong

2019-03-07 07:08:07

Bigger and better

Agiant30-metreopticaltelescopeshouldbethetoppriorityforground-basedastronomythisdecade

2019-03-07 07:08:07

Triumph of tamoxifen

DeathsfrombreastcancerinBritainandtheUShavefallenbyaquartersincethelate1980s

2019-03-07 06:18:05

Extraterrestrial volunteers

Morethantwomillionpeoplehaveagreedtohelpwiththesearchforextraterrestrialintelligence(SETI)byusingascreensaverontheircomputerstosiftdatafromtheAreciboradiotelescopeinPuertoRico.SETIastronomersinitially

2019-03-07 06:02:07

`Don't forget to breathe,' said the brainstem

ByAlisonMotlukALLourbreathing

2019-03-07 05:19:03

Euro-blubber

TheUSusuallytakestheflakforbeinganoverweightnation

2019-03-07 05:18:01

Howzat!

ByBarryFoxCricketumpiresneednolongerfaceaniratecrowdorplayersoverborderlinerun-outdecisions.IntelligentSportsTechnologyofLancashirehascometotheirrescuewithitsnewstumps(GB2341555)

2019-03-07 05:06:08

Curse of the living dead

ByPhilCoheninSeattleCELLSthatrefusetodiecouldbetheundoingoftheimmunesystemasweage.ImmuneTcellsthatcarryproteinscalledCD4andCD28ontheirsurfaceplayacrucialroleinrallyingimmunitytoaninvadingpathogen.Butd

2019-03-07 05:05:06

We are family

ByJonathanKnightinSanFranciscoASPECIES’survivalnormallydependsonitsgeneticdiversity.TheArgentineant

2019-03-07 04:04:07

Continuous assessment

ByNellBoyceinWashingtonDCMANYdiabeticshavetoendurefrequent

2019-03-07 03:19:08

Back to basics

ByFredPearceinNairobiI’MSTANDINGinafesteringslum:therearenosewers

2019-03-07 03:11:07

Licence to thrill

ByBarryFoxFROMthisweek

2019-03-07 03:10:06

Face the facts

ByMichaelDayinParisTHEfutilityofarguingthatHIVdoesnotcauseAIDS

2019-03-07 03:07:01

Incredible voyage

ByMichaelDayACAMERAthesizeofatoffeecouldsoonbejourneyingthoughyourgut

2019-03-07 03:03:07

Saving grace

ByPhilCoheninSeattleGIVINGtheimmunesystemabroadeducationhelpsitcopewithinvadersthatchangetheirappearance

2019-03-07 03:02:07

Caught in the act

ByJonathanKnightTHEnextgenerationofAIDSdrugsmaybefreeoftwodreadedsideeffects.Today’sdrugscancausedisfiguringfatredistributioninthebodyanddiabetes.ButresearchersinMissourihavepinneddownthereasonforthes

2019-03-07 02:18:07

Rich in carcinogens

ByNellBoyceinWashingtonDCTHEriskofdevelopingcancerasaresultofexposuretodioxinsis10timesasgreataspreviouslyestimated

2019-03-07 02:13:06

Salutary sting

ByBarryFoxProteinsderivedfromhoneybeevenomcanhelppeoplewhosufferfromrheumatoidarthritis

2019-03-07 01:20:06

永利网网站:Agents of death

ByDeboraMacKenzieJAPANadmittedlastweekthat15000oldshellsdiscoveredonabuildingsiteinNanjing