Smartphone apps that use “open ports” to share and receive data are more vulnerable to security breaches than previously thought, mainly due to the their widespread use in internet communication, a new study suggests.
When it comes to duplicating DNA, evolution seems to value speed over accuracy, new research suggests.
Once activated, 10 newly described CRISPR enzymes behave like Pac-Man to run amok and destroy RNA. The findings could be useful for detecting infectious viruses.
The current way of assessing bridges in the US may underestimate their vulnerability, according to a new study. The findings reveal an obstacle to wisely spending the money in the $1 trillion budget proposal to update infrastructure, including crumbling bridges.