Credit: margita/Shutterstock.com The pioneers of the most widely-used encryption scheme on the Internet were honored yesterday with the most prestigious award in computer science. Whitfield Diffie, the former chief security officer at Sun Microsystems, and Martin E. Hellman, a professor emeritus at Stanford University in California, on Tuesday (March 1) […]


Credit: McGill University The newly-designed supercomuter is smaller than conventional supercomputers but tackles complex mathematical problems as quickly and accuratley as massive supercomuters can do Researchers have built a new biological supercomputer which utilizes adenosine triphosphate (ATP) as a source of power. ATP is a substance that is considered to […]