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+ - Stary eyed dung beetles->

Submitted by schallee
schallee writes: "Talk about star power—a new study shows that dung beetles navigate via the Milky Way, the first known species to do so in the animal kingdom.

The tiny insects can orient themselves to the bright stripe of light generated by our galaxy, and move in a line relative to it, according to recent experiments in South Africa."
Includes planetarium trips and card board hats.

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+ - Mars Rover is 10 years old->

Submitted by Anonymous Coward
An anonymous reader writes: NASA's Opportunity rover landed on Mars the night of Jan. 24, 2004 PST (just after midnight EST on Jan. 25), three weeks after its twin, Spirit, touched down. Spirit stopped operating in 2010, but Opportunity is still going strong, helping scientists better understand the Red Planet's wetter, warmer past.
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Comment: I first contacted energizer (Score 1) 260

by schallee (#31405760) Attached to: Energizer USB Battery Charger Software Infects PCs

What's sadder is that I originally contacted energizer last year and was told

"Thank you for your input. Your email has been forwarded to our software team for review."

Energizer doesn't mention that part;) After auto responses and no updates I finally gave up and sent it to CERT instead.

1 Mole = 007 Secret Agents