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is thinking about waging cyberwars
. Military officials suggested that the U.S. focus on attacking other nations' computer systems rather than protecting our own.
Move over, Wal-Mart
. The German-owned, low-priced grocery chain Aldi offers cheaper eats than the American chain and threatens to be as ubiquitous -- adding 100 stores to the U.S.
next year alone. It's spartan, but hey, it's cheap.
That sweet birdsong may in fact be a vicious argument between two warring birds over territory or a relationship, according to a newly released study. Based on the findings, songbirds are most likely arguing
when they chirp.
Mark your calendar: tomorrow could be doomsday
. On Wednesday, CERN -- the European Organization for Nuclear Research --will release the first proton beams from a particle accelerator designed to explore tiny particles and come close to re-enacting the big bang
Published at 11:48 PM EDT on Jul 16, 2009 | Updated at 9:56 AM EDT on Sep 8, 2008