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Scientist plays matchmaker to rare, left-coiling snails

Scientist plays matchmaker to rare, left-coiling snails

He's left "shell-shocked", as the University of Nottingham charmingly put it . To copulate, "lefty" snails must beat one-in-a million odds to find a mate with compatible sex organs. So who knows - Jeremy may yet be lucky in love. Davison and his colleagues are trying to understand the genetics behind a left-coiling shell. But as the newborns developed it became quickly apparent that in the case of the next generation of these rare creatures two lefts clearly make a right - every single ...


New Qualcomm Technology Charges Vehicles Wirelessly While Driving

New Qualcomm Technology Charges Vehicles Wirelessly While Driving

They demonstrated their technology on 100 meters of road in France that can charge electric vehicles at up to 20 kW while they are driving on the road. The main aim of FABRIC is to conduct feasibility analysis of wireless DEVC as a means of EV range extension. "We are a public-private partnership focused on pre-competitive research".



No substantial impact of WannaCry on Indian IT system: Secretary

They run at a much slower speed so it is likely that the slower speed of such systems didn't let the WannaCry Ransomware attack them. Currently, the perpetrators behind the attack are not known. This is a particular concern for companies with large numbers of computers running specialized software. Indian ATMs still majorly use the old and most feared to be easily hacked Windows XP operating system.



Massive Ransomware Attack Has Slowed, But Probably Isn't Over Forever

Microsoft president and chief legal officer Brad Smith likened the crippling "WannaCry" cyber assault on at least 200,000 PCs in more than 150 countries - a result of software exploits pilfered from the National Security Agency in April - to a raid on the Pentagon's missile arsenal.



Legal & General Group Plc (LGEN) Price Target Raised to GBX 240

It closed at $15.55 lastly. Meggitt plc (LON:MGGT) has risen 6.00% since April 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has by 0.00% the S&P500. There are now 1,425,572,571 shares in issue with the average daily volume traded being 3,178,497. The stock of Shoe Carnival, Inc. They now have a "neutral" rating on the stock. The firm has "Sector Perform" rating given on Friday, July 31 by RBC Capital Markets.


South Korea prepares for summit with United States - ministry

South Korea prepares for summit with United States - ministry

Terminal High Altitude Area Defense was not discussed in Hong's meeting with President Donald Trump , he said. Hong delivered Moon's letter, conveying the president's gratitude for Washington's unwavering security commitment and the early summit plan.