Monday, 04 December 2006 08:31

Vista more secure than XP?

Most of us who have played with the Aero interface and Flip 3D know how lovely Vista looks. However, is it really more secure than Windows XP? After all, both operating systems still need firewalls and anti-virus protection.

Published in Beerfiles
Monday, 04 December 2006 05:00

Hawking's future is Serenity not Star Trek

Stephen Hawking, the genius who wrote a best seller that most readers couldn't understand, believes the human race is destined to colonize planets in other star systems. However, Hawking's vision sounds more like the cult space western series Firefly than Star Trek.

Published in Space
Sunday, 03 December 2006 16:49

Now we know what makes little red apples

Imagine having a bright blue or purple apple for lunch. It may soon be a possibility. Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO) researchers have located the gene that controls the colour of apples - a discovery that may lead to bright new apple varieties.

Published in Biology



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