Privacy Statement for ScienceHQ.com
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ScienceHQ.com does not have memberships or subscriptions, and does not keep any personally identifiable information (except what you say when you contact us).
We use "cookies" to store some settings. Advertisers may also use information about you that is out of our control.
Here are the details:
This privacy statement discloses the privacy practices for ScienceHQ.com, and advises you of what information may be collected via this website and what will happen to it.
- What personally identifiable information of yours or third party personally identification is collected from you through the web site
- The organization collecting the information
- How the information is used
- With whom the information may be shared
- What choices are available to you regarding collection, use and distribution of the information
- The kind of security procedures that are in place to protect the loss, misuse or alteration of information under ScienceHQ.com control
- How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.
Information Collection and Use
ScienceHQ.com is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We will not sell, share, or rent this information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement. ScienceHQ.com collects only enough information to provide basic functionality and security.
A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user's computer containing information about the user's visit. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information while on our site. For instance, by setting a cookie on our site, the site can know if you pressed "hide ads". If a user rejects the cookie, they may still use our site. The only drawback to this is that the user will be limited in some areas of our site.
We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our website. These companies may use information about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.
We use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the site, track movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information. We may share aggregated demographic information with our partners and advertisers. This is not linked to any personal information that can identify any individual person.
Links to Other Sites
This web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that ScienceHQ.com is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this Web site.
As ScienceHQ.com is a free information only service and sells no products directly there is no secure server connection. At no time will ScienceHQ.com directly request address or payment details. However, some partner sites do sell direct. Where possible it has been checked that these sites are using a secure server. Please check as ScienceHQ.com cannot be responsible for insecure transactions from other web sites.
Notification of Changes
Last Updated: Tuesday 18 Dec 2012