Grench writes: The BBC have posted a story (here: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/technology/8297934.stm) regarding the development of very small nuclear batteries, capable of storing "a million times as much charge as standard batteries". This could revolutionise mobile devices, and has potentially endless civil and military applications. Kudos to the University of Missouri!
Top Ten Things Overheard At The ANSI C Draft Committee Meetings:
(7) Well, it's an excellent idea, but it would make the compilers too
hard to write.