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Submission + - Homeless and unemployed engineer/physicist (

nomadic writes: "Both sad and frightening; Maurice Johnson has a masters in electrical engineering from Purdue and a masters in plasma physics from Dartmouth — and is living on the streets. What's that about never having to worry about a job if you just pick the right field?"

Submission + - Wii sales plummet ( 1

nomadic writes: "A nintendo executive has admitted that Wii sales have "stalled," falling 34.5% during the first half of its fiscal year, and blamed it the fact that "games of high demand could not be continuously released and the good mood has chilled.""

Federal grants are offered for... research into the recreation potential of interplanetary space travel for the culturally disadvantaged.