Have a good weekend….
Science bloggers, Forbes, and E.B. White
What Variant of Science Communicator are you?
Twisted Tree of Life Award #7: Alroy on “Changing the rules of evolution”
It was the plague and Distinct Clones of Yersinia pestis Caused the Black Death
What The Social Network gets wrong about Harvard—and Facebook and The Social Network Politiku
The day I stopped defending Facebook
Thinking About Time Or Money Impacts How We Spend Our Days
Are Mars and Titan geologically dead?
Q&A-How did Chile’s trapped miners survive?
A Rose is a Rose, Except When it’s Called Something Else
Can you tell what type of whale is under the surface by the spray it produces above the surface?
Carnival of the Blue No. 41
How to Record Phone Calls With Google Voice
The End of the Tunnel
Foreclosure Crisis, Take Two
“Where Are The Jobs?” The GOP Blocked Them
Science Cards – Two Great Women
Siesta – It sounds like Fiesta, but isn’t.
When is webometrics most useful?
When Pseudo-Crocs Walked Tall
A close look at experimentally evolved flies
The ancestor of the hairball
More on genetically modified (Bt) corn: Is it an economic boon to all corn farmers?
What’s in a vaccine?
Ontogeny of Slow Wave Sleep
The evolutionary roots of laughter
Sea Squirts, SLOSS, and Sex
How “truthy” is Twitter?
Read the Internet, Speak English
Sarahsaurus Helps Revise Ideas of Dinosaurian Success
The Physics of Angry Birds
Scientific American blog network now has its official Twitter account and FriendFeed group.
The infectious couple that may be killing off the bees and Viral Mysteries: Colony Collapse Disorder
Number of Synapses Shown to Vary Between Night and Day in Study of Zebrafish
“Shift Work and Cancer: The Evidence and the Challenge” (PDF)
It’s True: Spaghetti Tacos “Expert,” Prof. Robert Thompson, Has Now Been Interviewed By 78 Different NYT Reporters.
Parisian flat containing €2.1 million painting lay untouched for 70 years
Concepts : A Thing or An Act?
Dissecting Your Favorite Brew
Butterflies Cure Themselves with Plants
Safe hatching for eggs that were relocated to avoid oil spill.
Old claims of bad climate science countered by new claims of plagiarism
Power Failures: WHEN THE LIGHTS WENT OUT: A History of Blackouts in America.
TEDxNCSU and TEDX Raleigh (both very white and male).
Pubs and pints help keep UK homes warm
The Missing Link in Wider Adoption of Solar Power? Electricians
Totally Bogus: The Science Talk Quiz
RTP works on its own ‘Plan B’
RTP Week Ahead, October 11-15
When spring comes unsprung
Background: Denver the Wondercat
Friday Weird Science: IgNobels Post 1. The Bacterial Beard
Thoughts Inspired by a Private Publication
Sleep more to lose weight? Read this before
Paint + Sound Waves + High Speed Cameras = Mind-Boggling Beauty
The Velvet Undergrounds of science
Paper published: Reference Management meets Web 2.0
In the crowd
Can you/would you like to help with the development of scienceblogging.org? and An outline for version 2.0 of the site
Sex runs hot and cold – why does temperature control the gender of Jacky dragons?
Hungary’s Toxic Spill Reaches the Danube, but River May Escape Harm
A Sneak Peek at The Science of Kissing
In Praise of Fast Food
A Stroll in the Anthropocene
New E.O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award
How Can I Recognize and Treat Bed Bug Bites?
This Week in Review: A surprisingly sensible move online, two ugly falls, and questioning hyperlocal news
Malcolm Gladwell Is #Wrong
Fraud in science: What’s in a name?
Reform the media? How 2009.
On science blogs this week: Nobility
Write on! A freelancer’s whinge
Gastrointestinal complaints in shift-working and day-working nurses in Iran
Making Ink: A Movie About an Amazing Craft
AAS plays the “freely available but embargoed” game with its conference abstracts
‘Making it findable’ – the creed of the hyperlocal blogger
BBC new linking guidelines issued – science journals mentioned
Tetrapod Zoology Book One is here at last
It’s the Friday Puzzle…..
Flying and Biting in the London Underground
Mind & Body: The Philosopher’s Body as a Subject
Hey There, Good-Thinkin’
When the Care Isn’t Evidence-Based, and the Provider Doesn’t Listen: Why Patient Empowerment Matters
LONGREACH Lifesaver Bazooka Wins 2010 James Dyson Award
Wildlife Films 101 and Wildlife films: “Disneyfication”
The Growth of History and Philosophy of Science Blogging
Yes, histories of science are worth reading!
Lou Dobbs, American Hypocrite