James Lewis

Oct. 01, 2010

Cyber Warfare

With the Stuxnet worm still affecting industrial systems around the world, some analysts are saying that the code may have been produced by a government. We'll talk about cyber warfare and computer security.

computers, virus, worm, code

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Teaching Ancient Nautilus New Tricks

\tWith its heavy outer shell, weak vision, and primitive brain, the nautilus lacks much of the excitement of the more flashy and cunning cephalopods. Yet a series of experiments by evolutionary biologists Dr. Jennifer Basil and Robyn Crook involving fish juice, blue lights, and mazes dispels the notion that this ancient species is incapable of basic learning and throws into question the origins of cephalopods' intellectual prowess.

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