Viruses


Groundbreaking Study Discovers Over 1,400 New Viruses

Groundbreaking Study Discovers Over 1,400 New Viruses

Humans are surrounded by numerous viruses but fortunately most of them do not transmit diseases...

Nov 26 2016, 8:01am CST

New Chip Detects Hardware Viruses

New Chip Detects Hardware Viruses

Researchers have designed a novel chip that can ward off hardware viruses from sabotaging healthcare devices, public infrastr...

Aug 24 2016, 7:39am CDT

Viruses are More Dangerous in the Morning, Study Finds

Viruses are More Dangerous in the Morning, Study Finds

Study says we are more susceptible to viral infections at certain times of the day. More specifically, viruses can do more dama...

Aug 20 2016, 3:00am CDT

Norton and Symantec Users: Act Now! Viruses Likely, Google Finds

Norton and Symantec Users: Act Now! Viruses Likely, Google Finds

Products from the Symantec company has supposed to protect users from viruses, malware, and other blights that come from using...

Jun 29 2016, 8:00am CDT

Scientists Predict Ebola and Zika Viruses using Climate and Population Changes

Scientists Predict Ebola and Zika Viruses using Climate and Population Changes

The experts are looking into how diseases hitch-hike from animals to humans. They are currently predicting the rise of Ebola an...

Jun 13 2016, 6:38am CDT

IBM Develops Macromolecule to Kill Ebola, Influenza and All Other Viruses

IBM Develops Macromolecule to Kill Ebola, Influenza and All Other Viruses

Researchers have discovered a novel form of technology to ward off viruses that cause nasty diseases. Humanity will be all the...

May 16 2016, 11:42am CDT

Your Viruses Could Reveal Your Travel History: Study

Your Viruses Could Reveal Your Travel History: Study

A new study shows that the viruses you contract tell about your trips abroad....

Apr 4 2016, 6:33am CDT

Ancient Viruses Lay Dormant in Our DNA

Ancient Viruses Found in Our DNA

Human DNA contains ancient viral strands....

Mar 22 2016, 1:40pm CDT

Scientists Found that Ancient Viruses Existed as Far Back as 30 Million Years Ago

Scientists Found that Ancient Viruses Existed as Far Back as 30 Million Years Ago

Researchers have found an ancient group of retroviruses that affected a wide range of animals some 15 to 30 million years ago....

Mar 8 2016, 9:06pm CST

Giant Viruses Have CRISPR-like Immune System

Giant Viruses Have CRISPR-like Immune System

A giant virus has been discovered by scientists. It has its own special built-in immune system for protection from other viruse...

Mar 1 2016, 6:56am CST

Broadband router might not be as secured as you think

Researchers Think Your Broadband Router May Not Be Secure Against Hackers, Malware, Viruses

This may be a bitter pill to swallow, but researchers have published a post detailing the fact that broadband routers may not b...

Dec 9 2015, 8:43am CST

Windows 7 And Windows Vista More At Risk To Viruses Than Windows XP, Says Microsoft

Windows 7 And Windows Vista More At Risk To Viruses Than Windows XP, Says Microsoft

Microsoft's Biggest Hits And Flops In a perfect example of terrible timing, Microsoft has published its biannual Security Intel...

May 12 2014, 10:01am CDT

The More Popular Apple Gets, the More Viruses Your Mac Will Attract

The More Popular Apple Gets, the More Viruses Your Mac Will Attract

The BlackHole RAT is just the beginning....

Feb 28 2011, 1:53pm CST

Viruses genetically engineered to build Car Batteries

Viruses genetically engineered to build Car Batteries

MIT researches work on batteries built by viruses. Prof. Angela Belcher and her team built a lithium-ion battery which uses gen...

Apr 3 2009, 3:00am CDT