A nice mix today:
Scienceblogging.org: Building a better aggregator: Goals, Tagging
Science bloggers find new homes, but ad controversies continue
Plate Tech Tonic: World’s Largest Collection of Astronomical Photographic Plates Is (Slowly) Going Digital
Rhesus Monkeys (Macaca mulatta) Do Recognize Themselves in the Mirror: Implications for the Evolution of Self-Recognition
Sentiment-sensing software could aid in weeding hostile online comments
Weak Ties, Twitter and Revolution
Asking the right questions (retitled) – Lasers, smoking, and good health reporting
Back When The Senate Tried To Ban Dial Telephones
America’s Most Expensive ZIP Codes 2010
Conservation medicine by day and mommy by night…
Tea & Crackers: How corporate interests and Republican insiders built the Tea Party monster and Tea Party: Old Whine in New Bottles and (a year old) Free the radical.
What do you think of The Social Network movie? and The Social Network
Misspecifications of Stimulus Presentation Durations in Experimental Psychology: A Systematic Review of the Psychophysics Literature
What You Didn’t Know About New York
Women make safer financial decisions when faced with sexual stereotypes
1,000 Things You Don’t Know About Women
Growing Nanowires Horizontally Yields New Benefit:: ‘Nano-LEDs’
Meta-Analysis of Relationships between Human Offtake, Total Mortality and Population Dynamics of Gray Wolves (Canis lupus)
Cell division theory may settle debate
Research integrity: Sabotage!
New twists in double helix discovery story are uncovered
The interesting genomes are almost gone!
The morning song-stucking possibilities (cartoon)
The Market Triumph of Ecotourism: An Economic Investigation of the Private and Social Benefits of Competing Land Uses in the Peruvian Amazon
Why the free market is like quantum mechanics
The discipline of science communication
Jobs: We want to hire a biologist!
Sodium Spurs a Tadpole to Regenerate Its Tail
Postural Strategies and Sensory Integration: No Turning Point between Childhood and Adolescence
Every single Republican Senate hopeful is against climate change action
Religious illiteracy is the norm
Adaptation, Reproductive Isolation, and New Species! and Genetic flip produces two plants for the price of one and A Widespread Chromosomal Inversion Polymorphism Contributes to a Major Life-History Transition, Local Adaptation, and Reproductive Isolation
Junk Food Tax or Health Food Subsidy – Which Results in Healthier Food Purchases?
Improving Decision Speed, Accuracy and Group Cohesion through Early Information Gathering in House-Hunting Ants
A “better brains” collective launches to improve cognition of the masses
The simple truth about statistics
The Zen of Presentations, Part 36: Prezi and Non-Linear Presentations with Prezi and Weigthlessness: Another Prezi
Almond flowering problem in Australia
A Major Blow To Our Understanding Of Aging
When the Love of Books Doesn’t Increase Sales or Citations
Reports From the Hive, Where the Swarm Concurs
Finding a private place on the wireless net
Four Stone Hearth #102: At the Hatter’s Tea Party
A fifth of all wild plant species face extinction
The internet will kill you ,,, or save you
Texting bans for drivers not putting a dent in accident rates
Twitter, algorithms, crowdsourcing used to spot truthiness
Is Push-Button Age Producing Simpletons?
Recent Fish Die-Off in Louisiana Bayous Blamed on Low-Oxygen, Not Oil Spill
Cloud Watch – data-driven journalism
Berry Go Round #31
The evolution of the eukaryotes and our human story
Could Time End?
The Forgotten Domain
The most (and least) efficient Big Pharma companies
Medical Research Images Frequently Reveal Unrelated Abnormalities in Study Subjects
Distrust in U.S. Media Edges Up to Record High