The avian flu is currently one of the most talked about issues on this side of the world, and a lot of information and misinformation seem to be flying around in this matter. WHO officials feel that we may face a pandemic, but that fear is based in reasons not fully explained to the public.
Kenneth Lacovara has seen and done it all. Growing up on the coastline of Linwood, New Jersey, Lacovara spent most of his youth outdoors amongst salt marshes and pine barrens. Many boys collect baseball cards but when his friends went away on vacation, Lacovara asked them to bring back sediment samples for his collection instead.
If you're a university student, and more specifically if you're a university student that reads the science and technology section of the school newspaper, it's probably safe to say that you've got a lot of strong feelings regarding computers. What kinds are best, what software you prefer and so on.