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Scientists Just Found a Way to Control a Single Molecule For a Millionth of a Billionth of a Second

This is unprecedented.<p>We could be able to control matter at a whole new level of precision after scientists discovered a way of manipulating …

Chinese doctor’s near-miracle recovery after cancer immunotherapy shows the promise new treatment holds

In December Dr Zou Yulian was told he had only weeks to live. Cancer had ravaged his body, spreading from his liver up to his lungs. Standard care …

Cancer

Guardian Mobile Firewall

<b>Last Revised: 7 Sep 2018</b><p>The GuardianApp team has discovered that a growing number of iOS apps have been used to covertly collect precise location …

Apps

A teenagers revolutionary algorithm busted quantum computings greatest promise

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF<p>Quantum computers promise amazing performance gains over classical computers, but a new algorithm just put the ball back in …

Quantum Computing

Should tech companies use quotas to increase diversity?

July 24th, 2018<p>Setting clear diversity targets has become a common practice in tech, whether it’s to ensure that women of color make up half of the …

Wandering Bose-Einstein condensate may lead to scalable quantum computer

Quantum solutions may be obtained from beautiful pictures of interfering BECs.<p>Although I often write about quantum computing, I mainly write about …

Quantum Physics

Elizabeth Warren Put a Stake in the Ground. We Should Pay Close Attention.

If corporations want to be treated like people then they should be punished like them, too.<p>It is not often that you see a politician put a stake in the ground, run a big bright flag up it, and declare that this is where I stand, dammit. This is what Senator Professor Warren, a daughter of Oklahoma, …

New chemical causes deadly brain cancer to self-destruct

Scientists have discovered a chemical compound that cuts off the "energy supply" to glioblastoma cells, making them self-destruct. Glioblastoma is a …

Highly reduced and protonated aqueous solutions of [P<sub>2</sub>W<sub>18</sub>O<sub>62</sub>]<sup>6−</sup> for on-demand hydrogen generation and energy storage

1.<p>Dunn, B., Kamath, H. & Tarascon, J.-M. Electrical energy storage for the grid: a battery of choices. <i>Science</i> <b>334</b>, 928–935 (2011).<p>2.<p>Cook, T. R. et al. …

Clean Energy

The first graphene jacket is here, and it’s magical

And it only costs $695.<p>At 595 euros ($695) a pop, Vollebak’s new graphene jacket isn’t for everyone. But if even half of what its creators promise is true, it could be worth every cent. According to the company, it shares many of the magical properties of graphene–absorbing heat and then warming …

Graphene

The End Really Is Near: Here's a Play-By-Play of the Coming Economic Collapse as Predicted by 5 Economists

Recoveries generally don’t die of old age. So what’s going to kill ours? Five economists call it like they see itSince June, 2009, the pit of one of …

Quantum Computers Today Aren’t Very Useful. That Could Change

Few corners of the tech industry are as tantalizing or complex as quantum computing. For years evangelists have promised machines capable of breaking …

Qubits

Scientists Just Successfully Reversed Ageing in Lab Grown Human Cells

Whoa.<p>The ability to reverse ageing is something many people would hope to see in their lifetime. This is still a long way from reality, but in our …

The next major innovation in batteries might be here

Lithium-ion batteries were first introduced to the public in a Sony camcorder in 1991. Then they revolutionized our lives. The versatile batteries now power everything from tiny medical implants and smartphones to forklifts and expensive electric cars. And yet, lithium-ion technology still isn’t …

Directed evolution of CRISPR-Cas9 to increase its specificity

Abstract<p>The use of CRISPR-Cas9 as a therapeutic reagent is hampered by its off-target effects. Although rationally designed <i>S. pyogenes</i> Cas9 (SpCas9) …

Scientists Have Developed A New Anti-Cancer Drug That Sends Cancer Cells Into A Permanent State Of Sleep

A new study shows that this groundbreaking new approach to cancer treatment can put cancer cells to sleep while attacking KAT6A and KAT6B proteins.<p>In …

Move over, graphene: Iron ore mineral becomes newest 2D material

When it comes to new materials, thin is most definitely in. Brazilian researchers have created a new two-dimensional material called hematene, which …

Civic Is Turning Identity.com Into a Crypto-Powered Personal Data Market

"I never thought we'd get it."<p>That's Vinny Lingham, co-founder and CEO of the blockchain identity startup Civic, talking about the company's …

New Quantum Computer Milestone Would Make Richard Feynman Very Happy

A commercially available “quantum computer” has been on the market since 2011, but it’s controversial. The D-Wave machine is nothing like other …

How To: Use Command Injection to Pop a Reverse Shell on a Web Server

Command injection is a technique used by hackers to execute system commands on a server, usually via a web application or some kind of GUI. This can …

Cybersecurity

Scientists Just Found a Novel, Cheap Way to Use CRISPR Gene Editing to Fight Cancer

CRISPR is by all accounts a fascinating technology. Its headline feature is that it can literally be used to slice, dice, and otherwise manipulate …

New drug shows promise for preventing and even reversing damage from age-related dementia and stroke

Cerebral small vessel disease (SVD) is one of the most commonly associated causes of age-related dementia and stroke. New research, led by the …

Bar-Ilan University: Researchers Invent Nano-Drops That Improve Nearsightedness and Farsightedness

RAMAT GAN, Israel, March 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- A revolutionary, cutting-edge technology, developed by researchers at Bar-Ilan University's …

Mozilla bakes 'Have I Been Pwned' into Firefox's new privacy tool

Mozilla today announced an exciting new feature coming to future versions of Firefox. The feature is a proposed security tool that uses Troy Hunt’s ‘Have I Been Pwned‘ (HIBP) database to scour the web looking for accounts included in known data breaches.<p>We first learned of a similar feature last …

Software

CRISPR could use gold nanoparticles to edit your brain

Researchers were able to turn down behavioral problems in mice.<p>Add this to the list of possible applications for the seemingly-magical gene editing technology CRISPR: helping people with neurological disorders edit their brains with pinpoint accuracy to alleviate the symptoms of their …

Has This Startup Cracked the Secret to Fusion Energy?

The ongoing joke in the world of physics is that commercially viable fusion energy has been just on the horizon — 30 years away at most — for the …

Black Holes Could Actually Be Colliding Wormholes

When two wormholes collide, they could produce ripples in space-time that ricochet off themselves. Future instruments could detect these …

​Graphene tech: What if five minutes were enough to charge your battery?

Catalan startup Earthdas says its graphene battery charges 12 times faster than lithium-based tech.<p><i>Video: Samsung to make batteries charge faster and</i> …

Promising gene therapy repairs spinal cord injury in rats

An international team of researchers has successfully regenerated spinal tissue in rat models using a new gene therapy designed to break down scar …

Delft scientists make first ‘on demand’ entanglement link

News - 13 June 2018 - Communication<p><b>Researchers at QuTech in Delft have succeeded in generating quantum entanglement between two quantum chips faster</b> …