Saturday, 14 September 2013

News from Around the World (14/9)

Fingerprints are lousy? - As German Interior Minister Wolfgang Schauble discovered, you leak your fingerprints all the time, and once your fingerprint has been compromised, you can't change it. (Schauble was pushing for biometric identity cards; playful Chaos Computer Club hackers lifted his fingerprints off a

Voyager 1 - The recent work, published in Science, suggests that Voyager has moved outside the sun’s influence and into the plasma of interstellar space, which is cooler and denser than the solar wind. The spacecraft’s instruments detected a change in particle density on Aug. 25, 2012 characteristic with the move into interstellar space that has remained the same since.

Trapped on the Internet -This new is just weird.....

Ig Nobel Prize - I'm sure you heard of the Noble Prize, this is the counterpart.

This is so cool. God's amazing creation and wisdom in creating them.