There are some websites that simply require Internet Explorer, only display correctly using Explorer or, if you're a web developer, you may wish to view your pages using Explorer. However, if you're a Firefox user and have spent time configuring the browser and sorting out your bookmarks, you won't like to move away to use Internet Explorer just to browse a particular site. Most people do not realise that the Internet Explorer web core is built in to Windows and any developed application can access this engine.
IE Tab 1.5 is a free Firefox add-on that enables you to open a tab and then use this as if you're browsing through Internet Explorer. It simply uses the web core engine in Windows to render the page content as it would appear in Internet Explorer. The latest version of this add-on supports Firefox 3.
New light-guiding nanoscale device can control and monitor a nanoparticle trapped in a laser beam with high sensitivity
Optical traps are scientific instruments in which a focused laser beam is used to exert an attractive or repulsive force on a microscopic object to hold it in place
Scientists estimate that the exoplanet has already lost up to 35 per cent of its mass over its lifetime
The observations were made using the Atacama Array in the Chilean desert
J1043+2408 was observed for more than 10 years, and its radio light curve exhibited a periodic signal repeating in about 563 days