Software downloaded 30,000 times from PyPI ransacked developers’ machines

Expect to see more of these “Frankenstein” malware packages, researchers warn. Read more at Ars Technica…

Eternal Change for No Energy: A Time Crystal Finally Made Real | Quanta Magazine

Like a perpetual motion machine, a time crystal forever cycles between states without consuming energy. Physicists…

The ‘Weirdest’ Matter, Made of Partial Particles, Defies Description | Quanta Magazine

Theorists are in a frenzy over “fractons,” bizarre, but potentially useful, hypothetical particles that can only…

HMO: Those who inoculated early twice as likely to catch COVID as later adopters

Latest research ‘definitely’ reinforces argument for giving elderly boosters, says lab chief at Leumit. Read more…

Pegasus Spyware: This New App Says It Can Instantly Check For Pegasus

Pegasus spyware might be becoming a bit easier to find, because iVerify has added the capability…

Core of Mars is shockingly big, NASA’s InSight mission reveals

Looking inside the red planet will help scientists better understand how Mars formed and became the…

Scientists find ‘footprint’ of coronavirus outbreak from 20,000 years ago

Researchers have analyzed genomes of more than 2,500 modern humans from 26 worldwide populations, to better…

Dozens of new viruses discovered in 15,000-year-old glacier ice

Scientists have collected viruses from almost-15,000-year-old ice samples, taken from glaciers on the Tibetan Plateau. Dozens…

New plasma rocket engine could propel astronauts to Mars and beyond

What should future spacecraft engines be able to do? One major goal would be for it…

Hubble Is Back! Risky Maneuver Saves The World’s Most Powerful Space Telescope

NASA has finally fixed its Hubble Space Telescope after weeks of troubleshooting a mysterious glitch. Read more at…

CRISPR halts coronavirus transmission in human cells

A new CRISPR treatment that halted coronavirus transmission in human cells could be the easy-to-distribute COVID-19…

CRISPR Breakthrough Blocks SARS-CoV-2 Virus Replication in Early Lab Tests

Scientists have used CRISPR gene-editing technology to successfully block the transmission of the SARS-CoV-2 virus in…