Lots of work behind the scenes….are you ready for a more eclectic than usual mix of links?
The Trouble with Scientists and The Trouble With Journalists… and The Pink Drink Effect
Words and non-words
Why Blog About Science?
Paul Nurse on ‘anti-science doubters’ and the blogosphere
Why I Wrote About Judith Curry and Climate Heretic: Judith Curry Turns on Her Colleagues and Carbon Dioxide and Climate and Taking the temperature: Climate change poll and Update on Climate Hawks, Judith Curry and more and Want to Learn More about Climate Change?
Halloween Post: The “Bloody Mary” illusion
Do people reject evolution because it unnerves them?
Toxicology: the poison and the dose
The Problem With Innate Differences
Wining about “corked” Tylenol
Gap and the Neuroscience of Logo Design
Against Odds, Web Site Finds Niche
Scientia Pro Publica 43: Loving, Living, Learning
The Nixonian henchmen of today: at the NYT
Hard hats put on another safety hat
What do genes say about how tall you will be?
Where biology and computer science meet
Take a new look at our oceans
Drexel University Commits to 100 Percent Clean, Renewable Wind Energy
Social change or social networking? How can we exploit the weak ties?
Nurses Find The Weirdest Stuff…
The War Against Nurses and Coca-Cola
Fat rat fathers and pre-diabetic daughters
What if Solar Power had Fossil-Fuel-like subsidies? [Infographic]
Post reporter Williams apologizes for ‘innappropriate’ verbal conduct – ‘What Juan Williams should have been fired for 20 years ago…’
Top 10 Important Blunders of Ancient Science
Official: The Most Sexually Satisfied City In the U.S. Is…
They wuz robbed: Editorial TKO for boxing paper leads to retraction, republication
Why NPR Matters (Long)
Openness and Secrecy in Science — A Careful Balance
Where are the women in the ‘population control’ debate?
Researchers probe linguistic patterns of Williams syndrome
Uninvited house guests
WHAT’S ALL THE BUZZ ABOUT NOBEL PRIZE SEASON?
Eastern Cicada Killer
A Caterpillar to Avoid
Quick Tip for Getting Sharper Closeup Photos
Dinosaur paleontologist? …ask your doctor for advice…
Spore, The Evolutionary Game
Holey Mission: An American Jew brings bagels back to Vilnius
Knight News Challenge ’11: Mobile, Authenticity, Sustainability and Community
How the Globe Editorial Board is Misleading You About Journalism
How I Wrote “The Orchid Children,” via Open Notebook
20 die in air disaster after smuggled crocodile escapes on a plane
Receptors for Taste Found in the Lungs
King George II & III, Colonial News, and a Royal Autopsy
Bee’s Tiny Brain Beats Computers at Complex Math Problem and Complex mathematical problem solved by bees
30 minutes of fame
Dinosauria size comparison table
Blurring the Line Between Apps and Books
Supercave Seeks Super Explorer
Outrageous Food Ads From the Past
Book Review: MASSIVE by Ian Sample
Margaret Mead’s bashers owe her an apology
No high-tech high five, this robot uses a beanbag for a hand
Pyramidal Form Provides Inspiration for New Artificial Skin
XKCD is the awesomest.
Aquamation: Even Greener Than Cremation?
He Said / She Said: Examining the ADHD Life – Relationship Train Wrecks
Can Jon Stewart Restore Our Sanity?
Should BP’s Money Go Where the Oil Didn’t?
Lies, damned lies, and…science-based medicine?
Dawkins sues own webmaster
What Obama Can Learn From Lady Gaga (And Progressives From The Tea Party)
Re-Imagining Society: Can We Move Beyond Purple Penguins And Price Tags?
Another one bits the dust: Goodbye Walkman
Love a Man in Uniform? Think Twice in Congo
Art Monday: Haldane’s Precambrian Puzzle
The Physics of the Wet-Dog Shake
From ScienceWriters: Moving from staff to freelance
Recess and Newsflash: reptiles and invertebrates ‘play’
Exhibit Review: Mammoths and Mastodons
Fertile eggs? It’s quality not quantity
Serving Up Vegetables With Eggs
How MIT’s Media Lab gave birth to Guitar Hero and hyperviolins
Asian Neanderthals, Humans Mated
Swimming With Sea Rex
Are Video Games Art?
Are Computer Viruses Illegal?
The Twist in the Story
Urban Growth on the Ballot
The Benefits of Left-Side Sleeping
Studying Disease in Dogs to Help Humans
Green Energy, Pristine Deserts
Sites to track sick animals key early warning for humans
Don’t feed the BEAR
The Best Bits Of ProPublica’s Pharma Payroll Investigation
Man Breaks Dog Out of Jail
Magnetic monopoles outed, powerless to help grand unified theory
N.C.: Mountains to Sea
Viral videos traced back to 2 blogs
Tracing Bad (and Dangerous) Internet Science
Real-World Steps on Energy and CO2
Ancient chimp virus brought ‘back to life’
Why Is Cholera Spreading in Haiti Now?
Quake threat looms over Haiti
Readings for Jay’s class, week 2
Stressed out cattle and elk?
When campaign spending is anonymous, reality gets slippery