NSA General Counsel Insists US Companies Assisted In Data Collection
This sounds like the NSA is trying to redirect some of the negative attention they have received from this elsewhere.
Although that doesn't necessarily mean it isn't true.
Salmon DNA Used In Data Storage Device
Except in this case the fish feed the WORMs
Using Excel As a 3D Graphics Engine
3-D wireframe graphics (with animation - in fact a rotating cube if I recall) was an assignment in the Computer Graphics course I had to take in college. I'm not sure why this is being highlighted now.