Banks are losing increasing amounts due to fraud caused by phishing scams, according to new figures from Apacs. Web bank losses rose by 55 per cent from £14.5m in the first six months of 2005 to £22.5m in the same period this year and it looks like consumers are still unaware of online security.
Molybdenum ditelluride is a two-dimensional material that can be easily stacked into multiple layers to create a memory cell
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