Disabling a single protein could “cure” the common cold

Disabling a single apparently non-essential protein in the cells would prevent a broad range of enteroviruses, including rhinoviruses, from developing. Scientists at US Stanford and California Universities in Los Angeles who have achieved this breakthrough claim that these viruses cause...

Thousands of extremist videos will be removed by YouTube

YouTube will remove thousands of videos advocating extremist ideologies such as neo-Nazism and white supremacism. This effort aims to eliminate discriminatory or hateful content. “We specifically prohibit videos that affirm the superiority of a group in order to justify discrimination,...

Former Apple Worker Pleads Not Guilty In Trade Secret Trial

A former employee of Apple Inc pleaded not guilty after federal prosecutors this week filed an indictment blaming him of taking away trade secrets. Federal executives indicted Xiaolang Zhang on July 12 on a single count of trade secret theft,...

Explanation of the disappearance of sunspots

Indian astronomers believe they have discovered why the spots on the Sun have virtually disappeared from its surface for two years. Indeed, between 2008 and 2009, scientists observed a virtual absence of sunspots. This sharp drop, a record lull since...

Around 80% Of The Total ICO Conducted In 2017 Were Fraud, Says Study

A recent survey by the consultancy firm ICS Statis Group showed that more than 80% of the ICO, carried out in 2017, were considered fraudulent. The study took into account the life cycle of the ICO, which was launched in...