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South Park 'battling' Scientology. After "chef" leaving the show the South Park creators have struck back with an amusing response.

Spielberg series sued for haircut. A Native American family are suing Steven Spielberg for around US$325,000 for cutting the hair of their daughter which goes against their tribal customs. That's one helluva'n expensive haircut.

Earth could seed Titan with life. In the continuing hope that's there life on Titan, one of Saturn's moons, a theory is being postulated that material thrown off of earth in meteorite impacts could have found its way there.

New eczema treatments on horizon. Interesting news for eczema sufferers, as researchers have found the errant gene that causes the condition. This is hoped to lead to treatments which tackle the underlying cause rather than the symptoms.

Canada's growing marijuana problem. An article about the marijuana "industry" in Canada, and the effects it's having.

Iraq invasion: For better or worse? John Simpson writes about the problems in Iraq. Although the article is a bit of a mess and based on a visit from 2003 it seems.

UK 'shopping basket' goes hi-tech. The Office for National Statistics has updated it's list of the 650 strongest consumer items. CD players, slippers and chocolate biscuits have slipped from the list, whereas MP3 players and flat screen TVs have joined.

Front wheel on Mars rover stops. A wheel on the Sprint rover has now failed after previous lubrication problems. The rover is many times beyond it's design life.
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