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New Scientist-Top Ten 2004

New Scientist has their list of the top 10 stories of the 2004, as judged by their readers. I'm surprised that their readers managed to stay away from global warming since I read more bogus stories in New Scientist then anywhere else.

1. Mysterious signals from light years away
2. Petite skull reopens human ancestry debate
3. Sweeping stun guns to target crowds
4. Cassini finds a mystery in Saturn's rippling rings
5. Hawking cracks black hole paradox
6. Speed of light may have changed recently
7. Scientists stirred to ridicule ice age claims
8. Photo recognition software gives location
9. 'Anomalies' in first private spaceflight revealed
10. Mysterious virus may thwart HIV