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Security precogs divine web vulnerabilities BEFORE THEY EXIST

Wayback is way ahead: Three million web properties will go under the pwned hammer
Darren Pauli, 22 Aug 06:16

TRANSMUTATION claims US LENR company

Ten points of stuff out of a five pound bag
Richard Chirgwin, 22 Aug 05:31

Carbon tetrachloride releases still too high, says NASA

Oi! Didn't you get the Montreal memo?
Richard Chirgwin, 22 Aug 02:02

LOHAN packs bags for SPACEPORT AMERICA!

Spanish launch goes titsup, we're off to the US of A
Lester Haines, 21 Aug 09:59

Boffins build CYBORG-MOTHRA but not for evil: For search & rescue

Video This tiny bio-bot will chew through your clothes then save your life
Iain Thomson, 20 Aug 20:11

Gigantic toothless 'DRAGONS' dominated Earth's early skies

Gummy pterosaurs outlived toothy competitors
Iain Thomson, 20 Aug 05:29

'Leccy racer whacks petrols in Oz race

ELMOFO rakes in two wins in sanctioned race
Richard Chirgwin, 20 Aug 04:02

Astronomers scramble for obs on new comet

Amateur gets fifth confirmed discovery
Richard Chirgwin, 20 Aug 03:05

CRR-CRRRK, beep, beep: Mars space truck backs out of slippery sand trap

Curiosity finds new drilling target after course correction

Vulture 2 takes a battering in 100km/h test run

Vid Still in one piece, but we're going to need MORE POWER
Lester Haines, 19 Aug 09:32

TRIANGULAR orbits will help Rosetta to get up close with Comet 67P

Probe will be just 10km from Space Duck in October
Simon Sharwood, 19 Aug 03:15

Cargo truck crammed with garbage explodes IN SPAAAAACE

Fiery display as Cygnus enters atmos
Jasper Hamill, 18 Aug 14:45
Hallucigenia animation

Boffins ID freakish spine-smothered prehistoric critter: The CLAW gave it away

Bizarre-looking creature actually related to velvet worms

Vulture 2 spaceplane autopilot brain surgery a total success

LOHAN slips into some sexy bespoke mission parameters
Lester Haines, 15 Aug 10:02

Why your mum was WRONG about whiffy tattooed people

They're a future source of RENEWABLE ENERGY
Jasper Hamill, 15 Aug 06:02

NASA's rock'n'roll shock: ROLLING STONE FOUND ON MARS

No sign of Ziggy Stardust and his band
Simon Sharwood, 15 Aug 04:58

What does a flashmob of 1,024 robots look like? Just like this

Vid Sorry, Harvard, did you say kilobots or KILLER BOTS?
Iain Thomson, 14 Aug 20:49

Intel launches Internet of Stuff Parkinson's research project

Joint research with Michael J Fox Foundation

Rosetta's comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko is one FUGLY space rock

No pretty rings or swirly spots on this little gray duck
Simon Sharwood, 14 Aug 07:02

Spin doctors crack 'impossible' asteroid hurtling towards Earth

Pic Just what is glueing space trash oddball together?
Iain Thomson, 14 Aug 04:04

Stanford boffin is first woman to bag 'math Nobel Prize'

Maryam Mirzakhani's work on doughnuts and spheres wins Fields Medal

Vulture 2 spaceplane brain surgery begins with remote incision

Autopilot wrangling from Australia via OpenVPN
Lester Haines, 13 Aug 11:51

CSIRO spells out cash-strapped astronomy future

Parkes, Narrabri slimmed down and SKA will have to do without a Chief Scientist
Richard Chirgwin, 13 Aug 03:02

Blighty in SPAAAACE: Brit-built satellite films the Earth

Video Fully British bird snaps sweeping vista of our spinning blue marble

Pi palaver perplexes LOHAN Pixhawk pair

Vulture 2 brain surgery off to a fruitily shaky start
Lester Haines, 12 Aug 10:28

Japanese boffins invent 4.4 TREEELLION frames per second camera

Now you really can watch a hummingbird fly
Simon Sharwood, 12 Aug 04:01

LOHAN acquires aircraft arboreal avoidance algorithm acronyms

Is that an ARMADILLO in your PANTS or are you just pleased to see me?
Lester Haines, 11 Aug 10:04
A quantum-diamond experimental chip at TU Vienna

Another step forward for diamond-based quantum computers

Square cut or pear-shaped, these qubits don't lose their shape
Richard Chirgwin, 11 Aug 06:29
The Yutu lunar rover

China to test recoverable moon orbiter

I'll have some rocks and a moon cheese pizza please, home delivery
Simon Sharwood, 11 Aug 03:03
ANU's water tractor beam

ANU boffins demo 'tractor beam' in water

Video The current state of the art, apparently
Richard Chirgwin, 11 Aug 02:02
Space X Dragon in Orbit

Lawsuit claims SpaceX laid off hundreds without proper notice, pay

Surprise axe-lowering alleged to have violated California law
Neil McAllister, 08 Aug 19:26
The self-folding crawling robot in three stages

Tiny transforming bots: Meet these self-assembling 'thoughtful' droids

Rise of the Machines Flat-packed bots build themselves, turn... walk away

Fanfare of trumpets as LOHAN reveals mission patch

Ad Astra Tabernamque and beers all round

'Be super careful with AI. It's potentially more dangerous than NUKES'

QuoTW Plus: 'Facebook is not a Law Enforcement issue!'
Twitter

Twitter can trigger psychosis in users

140 characters or less leaves too much to symbolism, study finds
Darren Pauli, 08 Aug 07:31
Gardiner's frog

IBM boffins stuff 16 million-neuron chips into binary 'frog' brain

Updated Cram 5.4 billion gates, million neurons in 28nm CMOS processor
Chris Williams, 07 Aug 23:59