Fears about contaminated seafood from Japan are starting to make sushi lovers wary. With radioactive water draining into the sea from the damaged Fukushima reactors, places as varied as Bulgaria and Hong Kong have already restricted imports of Japanese seafood.
Compton, Calif., was named the eighth most dangerous city in America last year. It's the city that put gansta rap on the map and turned Doctor Dre, Ice Cube and Easy-E into household names.But in one little corner of the city, you're more likely to hear roosters crowing than the bark of a 9 mm.
One way to follow what's going on in the Middle East and South Asia right now is through social media — Facebook, Twitter and blog posts.But of course you have to speak the local languages to do that. So scientists in the U.S.