Mercury rising. A short but interesting article (with comments) from the Beeb about some of the recent extremes of climate change in the UK.
Cryosat rocket fault laid bare. Faulty software in the launch rocket caused the Cryosat failure.
Digital studio for Star Wars show. Lucasarts has opened a new film and TV studio in Singapore, with its first project to be the Clone Wars TV series.
Date set for Da Vinci court case. The court case initiated by the writers of The Holy Blood and the Holy Grail, who are accusing Dan Brown of copying their book, has been arranged for February.