British researchers have found a way to use a patient's own stem cells to repair their hearts. They should be ready for human trials within 3 years. This could eliminate the need for heart transplants.
The new issue of Lone Star Stories (free online) has a story by Nina Kiriki Hoffman.
Craig T. Nelson will be playing a villain in a 3-episode arc of CSI:NY.
Fred Thompson will guest star on Life on Mars as the chief of detectives.
The Telegraph has an article about a mechanical glove being used to restore dexterity in a musician's hand after a stroke.
CNet has an article about companies that will pay you for your old (but working) electronics.
The Book Design Review blog lists their favorite book covers of 2008. Note: these are their best in terms of cover design, not artwork. There are very few with what I would consider artwork even included, but several of the designs are impressive.
DVRs for tonight:
8pm Pushing Daisies
9pm Private Practice & Life