Scientists Discover New Species of Apple Tree

A team of geneticists from the University of York’s School of Natural Sciences, the University of Edinburgh, the University of Exeter and the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill have discovered a new species of apple tree, which is also used in cocktails, the Royal Society said.

Criminal Groups Recruiting Turtles from the Atlantic Ocean for Global Invasion

The research shows that the invasion of turtles is underway. In 2013, it reported that the sea turtle was the most widely distributed vertebrate in the open ocean. The federal government is aware of the threat, but what is actually being done about it? This research shows that only about 10 percent of the $1.5 billion spent on turtle protection around the country has come from the private sector toward conservation.

Smart Fridges Latest Technology Affected By Ransomware

Ransomware is a series of programs that typically encrypt files using custom-built ransomware functions in order to render them unusable unless the owner pays a ransom. Many ransomware programs have more than one function, some can be designed to lock users out indefinitely or temporarily, and others use ransomware to steal passwords and other sensitive information from accounts.