Bruce McCandless was inducted into the US Astronaut Hall of Fame. He has the first man to fly untethered in space using the jetpack he helped develop.
New FDA approved drug for type 2 diabetics which comes from the saliva of a Gila monster lizard. This drup (Byetta) helps people control their blood sugar levels.
"Sith a long, long time to queue" - just had to put this in my blog because of the title :-)
Well, that is just a quick little update for today. Happy weekend everyone. Now I have to get back to my regularly scheduled program - working on computer architecture take-home exam due Monday.