While the world waits to see if conventional war breaks out in the Mideast to keep Iran from going nuclear, the amateurs are having at it over the net. See "Latest Arab-Israeli Conflict Is Growing Cyberwar."
|States of the hydrogen atom|
|The sun, in an angry mood|
The approach of the solar maximum is an urgent reminder that power grids everywhere are more vulnerable than ever to geomagnetic effectsAnd once again, predictions -- IMO, more credible than usual -- of the death of keyboards. See "Is the Keyboard Going the Way of the Typewriter?" Some of the alternatives are intriguing.
And in a unanimous decision, the Supreme Court ruled against warrantless GPS tracking. A rare blow for privacy!