Tanner Rinard (Godzebra)

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Graphene-Eating Spiders Spin Silk Stronger Than Kevlar

Spiders sprayed with carbon nanotubes and graphene flakes magically produce strongest fiber ever measured.<p>Materials science researchers have been trying to harness the power of spider silk for a long time. The substance is unbelievably strong, comparable to steel, and incredibly stretchy, as anyone …

Nanotech

Earthquake: 5.5 quake strikes off Northern California coast

A magnitude 5.5 earthquake was reported Thursday evening 140 miles west of Eureka, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.<p>The temblor occurred at 6:34 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 6 miles.<p><b>FULL COVERAGE: California earthquakes</b><p>According to the USGS, the epicenter was 295 miles northwest of San …

Carter reveals Russians hacked Pentagon's network

Defense Secretary Ash Carter revealed on Thursday that the Department of Defense suffered a cybersecurity breach after Russian hackers infiltrated an unclassified defense computer network earlier this year.<p>In remarks at Stanford University, Carter said the DOD was able to identify the intruders …

Cybersecurity

Exam cheat jailed for hacking into university computer system

Court hears University of Birmingham student Imran Uddin, 25, used a keyboard spying device to steal staff passwords and then upped five exam marks<p>A university student who hacked into a computer system to improve his grades is thought to be the first ever British student to be jailed for …

Hubble Space Telescope celebrated 25 years on

From helping to determine the age of the universe to proving the existence of black holes, the $2.5bn Hubble Space Telescope has been a hugely powerful tool of scientific discovery.<p>Friday marks 25 years since the telescope was first launched. <br>It was not the first space telescope, but when it was …

Telescopes

Strong earthquake shakes New Zealand

A 5.9-magnitude earthquake has shaken New Zealand, seismologists say, panicking shoppers but prompting no reports of any major damage.<p>The quake struck at 3:36pm local time (03:36 GMT) on Friday, with its epicentre about 66km from the South Island town of Kaikoura at a depth of 55km, the US …

New Zealand

Thousands of South Koreans march in anti-government rally

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Thousands of anti-government protesters marched in cities across South Korea on Friday, denouncing the labor policies of the increasingly unpopular President Park Geun-hye.<p>The rallies were orchestrated by one of the country's two major umbrella labor unions. They come …

South Korea

Volcano Erupts in Chile: Pictures

San Francisco Bay Area