May. 24th, 2009
Chernobyl fallout could drive evolution of 'space plants' - environment - 15 May 2009 - New Scientist
A study of radiation-resistant plants living in the Chernobyl fallout zone could lead to crops engineered to be radiation resistant so that they could be grown in space or on other planets.
BBC NEWS | Programmes | Who's Watching You? | Camera grid to log number plates
British police forces expect to soon see the completion of a national network of cameras that automatically recognize vehicle plate numbers. According to the BBC, the thousands of cameras already in place have resulted in a 40% increase in arrests.