aBaldrich writes "Edward Snowden was offered "humanitarian asylum" by Nicolás Maduro, the president of Venezuela. The country's official news agency reports (oroginal spanish, google translation) that the decision was taken after a meeting of the presidents of Argentina, Bolivia, Ecuador, Suriname, Uruguay and Venezuela.
Maduro denounced an attempt to "colonize" several European Countries, and that he is acting "on behalf of the dignity of the Americas"." Link to Original Source top
aBaldrich writes "Argentinian scientists have introduced modified genes in a cloned calf that are to cause it to produce a kind of human breast milk when it grows up. The cow named Rosita ISA had two human genes introduced, which guide the production of twoproteins contained in human milk and which are important for the nutrition of babies, Argentina’s National Institute of Agrobusiness Technology near Buenos Aires said Thursday. (Spanish — Goglenglish." Link to Original Source top
aBaldrich writes "Penguin News, the most important newspaper in the Falkland Islands, was hacked by a group of anonymous users of the Argentine social networking site Taringa. As reported in the Argentine press (translation):
"The online portal Penguin News was defaced this morning with images related to the Argentine claim on the Falklands (...) with an Argentine flag and a homage to the men killed in the war."
A chronology of the attack showed many users altering the website over time. Apparently, someone found that the system administrator had not changed the default settings: the master account was "admin", and the password was very easy to guess..." Link to Original Source