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The mismeasurement of science
Rx for an ailing health care system
Stem Cells Aid Partially Paralyzed Donkey’s Recovery
The Original Red Queen’s Hypothesis
What Your Voice Says About You
An Interview With WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange and Can the U.S. Prevent Future WikiLeaks Document Releases? and Spy vs. Spy: Times and Guardian differ on WikiLeaks “spying” revelations and Is Wikileaks open government? and Answers to Readers’ Questions About State’s Secrets and WikiLeaks Reaction in Europe: Dismay, Concern but Not Much Alarm and WikiLeaks, Secret Cables and the Downside of America’s Security Mania and Julian Assange: The end of secrets? and Slouching toward transparency and Bomb, Bomb Iran: The Top 5 Most Shocking Things About The Wikileaks and Talking Turkey and America’s Weakening Gravitational Pull and US embassy cables leak sparks global diplomatic crisis
Why ScienceBlogs is So Important
New science blog – Bashir
Marsupial embryos pump up early on
Why Gawker is moving beyond the blog
Building a Better Explainer: NYU and ProPublica Will Collaborate and Share What They Learn
Bufotoxin Tolerance in Keelback Snakes: recent adaptation to a new threat, or preadaptation from an ancient foe?
Optogenetics Relieves Depression in a Mouse Trial
The Risk of Poor Coverage of Risk: Why does a healthier-than-ever world feel so scary?
Maned wolf featured on BBC radio program
New PLoS Biology series – public engagement in science
An Interview with Melinda Wenner Moyer
The Mystery of the Red Bees of Red Hook
Droid Does Mizzou: Speed-dating style app contest wants to drive journalism experimentation
At Long Last, a Drink with Extra Fat!
Team of volunteer journalists wants to train locals in conflict zones to tell their own stories, improve their lives
Are society memberships kinda like herd immunity?
On Gratitude in Academe
Why researchers should blog
The Times does WinerLinks
140 characters of legal nightmare and The Australian’s War on Science 52: defaming scientists and Audio backs tweets in editor’s defamation row
An entire world follows the march of the army ants
You can’t own the Sun. No. Not yours.
Hans Rosling’s 200 Countries, 200 Years, 4 Minutes – The Joy of Stats
How to apply for a job working with sharks
Sultans of swap: Turkish researchers plagiarized electromagnetic fields-cancer paper, apparently others
Food safety bill a ‘major step forward’ in stopping outbreaks
QUITE POSSIBLY THE BEST VIDEO I’VE EVER SEEN: archosaurs vs mammals
Insects: slaves in a fungal nation
On scientists, cheerleaders, and rockstars and Yet another post about cheering for science rock stars and Free to Be! Rah! Rah!
Durham population passes Winston-Salem, Raleigh bigger than Cleveland.
From The Editor’s Desk: The Case For Open Access
FOX News Publishes Article from “The Onion” as Real News, Then Removes it After They are Called Out and Fox Nation readers confuse Onion article with real news
Back Off, Rudolph!
Thinking Outside the Brick
More Professors Are Using Twitter—but Mostly Not for Teaching
BioMed Central’s Research Awards
Anthropology Without Science
Find out how factory farms affect all of us
Welcome to the Protocol Exchange
Today’s Front Pages
Where Anonymity Breeds Contempt
Nibbled to distraction: Gerbils infested with fleas don’t watch for foxes
Reasons to Work
The antidepressant reboxetine: A “headdesk” moment in science
Weighing the Costs and Benefits of Open Peer-Review
Science sees further
Ten questions science must answer
The Complete National Geographic on 160-GB Hard Drive and Playboy Magazine releases every issue from 1953 to 2010 on a hard drive
A Healthy Brain Needs a Healthy Heart
Heart Failure Death Statistics: Don’t believe what you read on the internet
New coverage of DCA and cancer cell energy metabolism
Plants flowering later on the Tibetan Plateau
Underclothes That Display The 4th Amendment When X-Rayed by TSA
Follow the money: The Structure of Borders in a Small World
HRT ‘makes women’s brains younger’ after menopause and HRT ‘brain boost’ is unproven
10 benefits (for my career) of blogging/tweeting/etc
Journalists are invited to apply for a new evolution fellowship program
Meet the judges for the NESCent blogging competition and travel award to ScienceOnline2011
Food Fables: Learning Food Safety From Unhappy Endings
Birke Baehr: What’s wrong with our food system
“BioBricks” to build glowing trees… what?
In Which I Become a Conservative
The Science of Blogging
The Future of TV: Why content is king and audiences have wings
Biomechanical Consequences of Rapid Evolution in the Polar Bear Lineage
The dark side of oxytocin, much more than just a “love hormone”
Shots in the Dark: PW Talks with Seth Mnookin
The Newsonomics of eight-percent reach
Persuasion: The Sleeper Effect
Are Fast Talkers More Persuasive?
Is Climate Change Too Scary?
Why the TSA pat-downs and body scans are unconstitutional
Working with your Public/Media Relations office: A primer for researchers
Charting the course of N24
Killing the Consumer (a wingnut theory)
Rift Over Climate Change Is Social, Not Scientific
Blogging contests as an opportunity for testing public peer review
Wisdom of the Crowds: When do we need Independence?
Canine Bone Marrow Transplant
7 Amazing Exoplanets [Interactive]
Guest Blog post at Scientific American
The sky is falling! And other ways we are at risk
Research on human genes gets personal
Gifts for the science whiz
A ‘leaf’ from the lab makes energy
Capitalizing on the Underdog Effect
The number one competitor we have …is e-mail
Kids (and Animals) Who Fail Classic Mirror Tests May Still Have Sense of Self
When Your Core Competency Is No Longer Core to the Business You’re In
Dinosaurs and Other Extinct Saurians: A Historical Perspective, the book