The Dyodyne Experiment
Facts about DNA and DNA
Human Genome Project Information - Completed in 2003, the Human
Genome Project (HGP) was a 13-year project coordinated by the U.S.
Department of Energy and the National Institutes of Health. Its task was to
identify all the approximately 20,000-25,000 genes in human DNA, determine
the sequences of the 3 billion chemical base pairs that make up human DNA
DNA Fingerprinting - This topic
is especially pertinent in today's society because of the rising use of
DNA fingerprinting as evidence in court cases.
Computing - DNA computing is a form of computing which uses DNA,
biochemistry and molecular biology, instead of the traditional silicon-based
computer technologies. DNA computing, or, more generally, molecular
computing, is a fast developing interdisciplinary area. Research and
development in this area concerns theory, experiments and applications of
Facts about Terrorism and border security
Center, Inc. - Founded in 1996, the Terrorism Research Center, Inc.
(TRC) is an independent institute dedicated to the research of terrorism,
information warfare and security, critical infrastructure protection,
homeland security, and other issues of low-intensity political violence and
Homeland Security - This is the
official site which provides extensive information about this government
department's roles and responsibilities.
Estimates of the Unauthorized Immigrant Population
Residing in the United States: January 2008
(PDF, 7 pages - 267 KB)
This report provides estimates of the unauthorized immigrant population
residing in the United States as of January 2008 for periods of entry and
leading countries of birth and states of residence.
Border Security - Securing America's borders from those that
would do harm is CBP’s top priority. It deploys the government’s largest law
enforcement work force to protect at and between ports of entry, supported
by air and marine assets.