Thirty-two years have passed since the horrible disaster at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant showed the world how disastrous peaceful nuclear energy can be, if proper security precautions aren’t implemented.
In Q1 2018, we observed a significant increase in both the total number and duration of DDoS attacks against Q4 2017. The new Linux-based botnets Darkai (a Mirai clone) and AESDDoS are largely responsible for this hike.
Previously, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg apologized and promised to patch security vulnerabilities as it became known that personal information of about 50 million Facebook users had been harvested by the Cambridge Analytica consultancy firm without th…
Scientists have discovered a new kind of DNA inside humans. The new DNA, known as the i-motif, visually differs from the well-known structure of DNA due to its twisted knot. Sputnik discussed the topic with Professor Marcel Dinger, a molecular biologis…
The European Space Agency (ESA) released the largest-ever map of the stars on Wednesday, made from data collected by its Gaia satellite.
On Monday, China asked the public for submissions of innovative design ideas for the country’s own version of a manned lunar exploration mission currently being planned.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – The European Sentinel-3B environmental monitoring satellite reached the designated sun-synchronous orbit after launch on board a Rokot carrier rocket from the Plesetsk space center in northwestern Russia earlier on Wednesday.