[ezcol_1half][/ezcol_1half]California has made headlines once again for being the leading edge in our nation and this time around it is in regards to anti-theft measures on smartphones. Not too long ago, the United States had no law requiring the service to remotely "wipe" or erase all data from cellular devices, but California hopes to be an influence for other states in the future. Check out the full article over on Life Hacker here.
[ezcol_1half][/ezcol_1half]This just in: Life can exist in space! The Guardian is reporting that samples of plankton were found on the windows of the International Space Station (ISS). Russian cosmonaut Vladimir Solovyev hypothesizes that air currents carried the organisms to stellar heights, but I am hesitant to accept that they could be carried over 200 miles into the atmosphere. However, in the name of science, never say never and never says always. It's incredible nonetheless. Read the full story here. Have a theory on how the plankton got there? Leave a comment below!