Hood Island Giant Tortoises Return to Self-Sustaining Population
 
News like these are rare in todays world, where mankind continuously destroys natural habitats of wildlife: the population of the Hood Island Giant Tortoise (Chelonoidis hoodensis) on the Galapagos island of Española has recovered from once 15 to now 1000 individuals. The population is self-sustaining, a new study says.
 
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New Ankylosaurid From The Cretaceous of Mongolia
 
Paleontologists have described a new genus and species of ankylosaur that roamed Mongolia between 100.5 and 66 million years ago: Zaraapelta nomadis.
 
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Paleontology
Deinocheirus Was Weirder Than Initially Thought
 
Deinocheirus mirificus, which was once only known for its huge forelimbs, was a much weirder creature than initially thought.
 
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Computing
When The FBI Asks us Not to Encrypt Data
 
James B. Comey - the director of the FBI - asks us "not to encrypt our devices" and "to get used to the US government's spying eyes", because the price of "having terrorists using the same devices" would be too high.
 
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Paleontology
Köbi Siber - Abenteuer mit Dinosauriern
 
Endlich gibt es die Biografie zu einem der ganz grossen Vorbilder der Schweiz: Köbi Siber, Direktor des Sauriermuseums Aathal.
 
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Paleontology
Tachiraptor: New Theropod From Venezuela
 
Paleontologists have discovered a new genus and species of theropod dinosaur from the Jurassic of Venezuela that belongs to the group of Averostra: Tachiraptor admirabilis.
 
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Computing
Windows Threshold is Named Windows 10, not 9
 
Yesterday, Microsoft unveiled the next generation of its operating system, which was developed under the working title 'Threshold' before: Windows 10.
 
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Computing
Wenn die Post auf Google macht...
 
Wie es scheint fordert die PostFinance seit August ihre Online-Banking-Kunden per neuen AGB dazu auf, persönliche Daten zur Auswertung für ein noch nicht lanciertes Schnäppchenportal freizugeben. Wer dies nicht akzeptieren will fliegt aus dem E-Banking raus.
 
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Wetter
Das Wetter im September 2014
 
Die Rapperswiler Wetterdaten des vergangenen Monats, erfasst und zusammengefasst von Walter Berger.
 
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Paleontology
Ziapelta Sanjuanensis: New Ankylosaur From New Mexico
 
A team of Canadian and US paleontologists discovered and described a new ankylosaurid genus and species of from New Mexico: Ziapelta sanjuanensis.
 
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