Roundup 2/24: Beyond Belief Edition

Texas A&M and a company have received a $40 million grant from DARPA to make swine flu vaccine from tobacco—part of a push to produce drugs and vaccines using plants.

Some scientists are grumbling about the fact that National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins has a new book coming out—on religion.

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change is mulling new changes to respond to criticism.

The U.K. Met Office is proposing a new global data set to "augment, not replace" the existing temperature data sets.