Google offers scientists epic computing power 
By Tom Brewster | Apr 11, 2011 | Comment Now 
One billion computing hours.
 
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By Robert Blincoe | Dec 1, 2009 | Comment Now 
How hackers could evade antivirus protection.
 
Scientists to scale up quantum data breakthrough 
By Ry Crozier | Jun 23, 2009 | Comment Now 
Another decade before commercial products are on the market.
 
Scientists explore magnetic properties of semiconductors 
By Sylvie Barak | Nov 28, 2008 | Comment Now 
Some specially built semiconductors have been found to display important magnetic properties which could lead to the development of smaller, faster gadgets.
 
Scientists claim warp drive is technically possible 
By Iain Thomson | Jul 30, 2008 | Comment Now 
A research paper has suggested that a warp drive capable of moving a craft at faster than light speed could indeed be possible.
 
US boffins tout personal identity verification 
By Robert Jaques | Jul 15, 2008 | Comment Now 
US engineers have developed software that can be used with Windows and Linux systems to perform log-ins, digital signing and verification.
 
German scientists develop bionic eye 
By Robert Jaques | Jun 3, 2008 | Comment Now 
German researchers today reported that a 12-year project to develop a wireless implant that can restore vision to the blind has been successful..
 
Scientists turbocharge electrons with graphene 
By Robert Jaques | Mar 27, 2008 | Comment Now 
Physicists at the University of Maryland have turbocharged electrons by passing them through a revolutionary material dubbed graphene..
 
Scientists crack room temperature superconductors 
By Iain Thomson | Mar 25, 2008 | Comment Now 
Scientists have created a new substance that will superconduct at room temperature, but only under high pressure..
 
HP goes green with recycled cartridges 
By Guy Dixon | Feb 1, 2008 | Comment Now 
HP has revealed an engineering breakthrough that incorporates recycled plastics into the production of new inkjet cartridges.
 
Recycled mobile phones to ring up US$3.5 billion sales in 2007 
By Robert Jaques | Oct 23, 2007 | Comment Now 
Recycled and refurbished mobile handsets will clock up sales of over US$3.5 billion in 2007, market watchers predict..
 
Scientists generate 'hydrogen on demand' 
By Robert Jaques | Aug 29, 2007 | Comment Now 
US scientists have developed a technique to produce 'hydrogen on demand' to act as a pollution-free energy source for vehicles and other engine-powered devices.
 
Scientists crack levitation 
By Iain Thomson | Aug 7, 2007 | Comment Now 
Now where's my flying car? Scientists in Scotland have found a way to levitate small objects by reversing naturally occurring forces.
 
European scientists to land a man on Mars 
By Robert Jaques | Apr 10, 2007 | Comment Now 
The European Science Foundation (ESF) has unveiled details of "an ambitious programme" of research for the exploration of the Moon and Mars.
 
Old scientists 'recycled' in Korea 
By Simon Burns | Sep 7, 2006 | Comment Now 
Retired experts drafted in to help small firms.
 
Computer scientists test social network theory 
By Robert Jaques | Aug 23, 2006 | Comment Now 
US boffins test 'six degrees of separation' assertion.
 
Scientists achieve silicon breakthrough 
Jul 7, 2006 | Comment Now 
London university uses UV rays to create base microchip material.
 
IBM scientists decode the DNA of spam 
By RenĂ© Millman | Aug 25, 2004 | Comment Now 
IBM scientists have used a mix of DNA analysis techniques and Feng-Shui to combat the growing tide of spam.
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