One shot of an experimental vaccine made from two Ebola virus gene segments incorporated into a chimpanzee cold virus vector (called chimp adenovirus type 3 or ChAd3) protected all four macaque monkeys exposed to high levels of Ebola virus 5 weeks after inoculation, report National Institutes of Health (NIH) scientists and their collaborators.
The ability of the ChAd3 Ebola virus vaccine to elicit rapid protection in monkeys is notable as the world health community battles an ongoing Ebola virus disease outbreak in West Africa. While the protective effects of the single shot waned over time, two out of four inoculated animals were protected when challenged with Ebola virus 10 months after vaccination.
Microsoft released Windows 10 technical preview today, which is the pre-consumer preview version of the new OS. This is a test install of Win10 on a Compaq C500. I installed it to a partition on the hard drive with only 9.3gb of space (had originally planned to put a Linux distro there). Did it fit and install? Check it out.
So far so good. I was very pleased to see the traditional task bar and start button upon startup.
Reports are flooding in that eBay is down, estimated to be the twelfth major outage eBay has experienced this year. The ...
In what is becoming an all too familiar pattern, eBay is once again down. After massive password leaks recently, unexpected site crashes, and whatever this latest thing is...you have to think thousands of low bidders are winning auctions right now and thousands of sellers are kinda getting screwed.
Electric vehicles don't have to be stratospherically priced products from Silicon Valley, or boring range-limited economy-focused cars, either. No, some of the most fun, innovative, and affordable ways to experience electric propulsion come in far smaller
It's 2035. As you head out for work, you're sure to grab your BSH - Brain Security Hat - before heading off to work. The hat has become part of the cultural image of anyone who works in a field with sensitive, proprietary information; as it protects your brain against brain hackers. Does that sound like the…
You can tell what some people are thinking without jumping into the future.
Scientists have new clues to what causes behaviors like pathological gambling, hypersexuality and compulsive shopping after a new study shows these behaviors may occur as the side effects of taking certain drugs, that affect dopamine in the brain.
Lots have changed since we last publish the infograph showing you how to hide your Internet presence. Removing yourself from social media accounts simply doesn't cut it anymore. In this updated version by WhoIsHostingThis, slightly more advanced techniques are featured. Click to enlarge.