We've done a few minor changes on the site.
First thing you can notice already on the news page, is the headerline box to the right. It gives you an overview to the latests news, and of course links to them directly.
The other changes are not so likely, however due to recent repeatingly spam issues with the Shoutbox, it is disabled now for guests. We apologize for this step to all friendly visitors who have to suffer from some people who can not keep themselves under control.
However, we'd like to encourage you to register
at AOU, and take part on the discussions on our forums, as well as to use the new features that are about to get implemented to this site.
is free, and if you fear you might be spammed with annoying newsletters, you can just turn them off as well