ResearchBuzz Roundup 010307

Find anonymous computers by taking their temperatures: Wired.

The banished words for 2007: . Snark: “SEARCH — Quasi-anachronism. Placed on one-year moratorium.”

Translation toolbar for Firefox. Haven’t tried it, just got the press release: .

French space agency to put database of UFO spottings online: .

Astronomy headlines and information: .

Google noodling: Checking index size through various queries. I can get 17,910,000,000 results with the query (a | the | of | it | e) .

Mozilla Firefox released:

Speaking of Jimmy Wales — he’s offering free Wiki hosting via Wikia — .

Blog of Bird’s Eye Views from mapping services/sites: .

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