This has nothing to do with CME, but I thought it was fascinating: HomeWeb game provides breakthrough in predicting spread of epidemics.
"We were confident that we could learn a lot from the data collected at the www.wheresgeorge.com bill-tracking website, but the results turned out far beyond our expectations," said Lars Hufnagel, a post-doctoral fellow at the Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics at the University of California, Santa Barbara and co-author of an article describing the research in the January 26 issue of the journal Nature.
Bird flu was in the news again last night, freaking me out once again. So, if this works, that'd be great. In the meantime, are you prepared?