Regin is probably run by a western intelligence agency and has mostly affected computers in Russia, Saudi Arabia and Ireland, according to California-based cyber security firm Symantec.
Using marijuana daily for four years or longer may be related to certain changes in the brain, according to new research.
World Bank in Washington DC says Earth is locked a path to warming. Extreme weather will become more common as the climate changes due to past and predicted emissions (stock image shown), they say.
Researchers are investigating the viability of growing enough food in space to sustain long missions. Lead by a team in Norway, the new 10-year progra…
The billionaire entrepreneur, based in Hawthorne California, is testing hypersonic grid fins that are designed to help control Space X’s Falcon 9 rocket as it re-enters the Earth’s atmosphere.
The rare 12th century blade, discovered in 1975 and nicknamed Siberia’s Excalibur, was found three kilometres from where the lieutenant of a Cossack leader favoured by the tsar is thought to have died.
Abnormal connections between neurons are the likely cause of motor coordination issues seen in autism spectrum disorder. Using a mouse model of autism, scientists from the University of Chicago identified a malfunctioning neural circuit associated with reduced capacity for motor learning. This appears to arise from an inability to eliminate unneeded neural connections in the brain. They report their findings Nov. 24 in Nature Communications.
Mary Coales, 63, (inset) says many places are off limits for her as she thinks she has electromagnetic hypersensitivity intolerance syndrome. She even measures the waves around her
Stefan Hell’s microscope sees things that light waves should be too clumsy to reveal – and it won him this year’s chemistry Nobel (full text available to subscribers)
Successful conservation projects have reversed the decline of salmon in many UK rivers, as John Maguire reports.