Busy day behind, busy day ahead – good night!
ScienceOnline2011 update. There are two Twitter lists of all #scio11 attendees: List 1 and List 2.
TSA encounter at SAN and Flier Patience Wears Thin at Checkpoints and Airline Passenger Refuses to Be Groped by Security; Becomes a Folk Hero
The Poisoner’s Calendar
Gotz and Meyer
Paleo Project Challenge Check-In
The 6 Most Insane Moral Panics in American History
Four Ways to Indulge Techno-Lust that Salve a Green Conscience
A Non-Math Friday…
Alcoholic energy drinks
Can the Republicans Repeal Health Reform?
In the Footsteps of Giants
The 5 Strangest Things Evolution Left in Your Body
Jurassic Park Watch: Little, Super-Cute, Real Baby Dinosaurs
The “data baby” meets disco diatoms
What madness will the NY Times take seriously next?
As online journalism evolves, Post needs to share its standards
NY Times Editor on the ‘Beauty’ of Readers’ Ignorance
Who Teens Blame for Bullying and “Bullying” Has Little Resonance with Teenagers
Some parasites decide working with their host is more their style
Keeping ‘em alive
Pass the Twigs, Please – Toothwear Indicates the Variety of Chalicothere Diets
Laughing with your Mouth Open Sounds Best
How to Build the Supergrid
Nieman Lab founder Joshua Benton on the future of journalism
The Politics Of Zoning Out
So you want to get a PhD in physics?
10 centuries of European history and geography in 5 minutes
Tutorial 10: how to become a palaeontologist
Tutorial 9: how to get copies of academic papers
Book review: Sliceforms
Can biotechnology be used to enhance the sustainability of our farms? Dont forget to vote
The 10 Commandments of Helping Students Distinguish Science from Pseudoscience in Psychology
Irony on the internet
Making religion of economics
Last Ride – Detroit, circa 1927
A wider angle on the picture used by 9 front pages this week: inevitably
Bluefin tuna hit hard by ‘Deepwater Horizon’ disaster
The inferiority of ‘beasts’
One Minute Physics: What is Gravity? (Level 1)
PubMed® Author ID Project – Why? ORCID is just fine – why duplicate effort, confuse people?
WSJ’s Obama-shakeup overreach: Why I think the paper’s wrong, and why it matters
Is a Wandering Mind an Unhappy One?
A Nighttime Epiphany on Sea Level
Balanced Arguments Are More Persuasive
HOME SWEET DOME
What Data Visualization Should Do: Simple Small Truth
Nazis Were Given ‘Safe Haven’ in U.S., Report Says
Understanding the culture of the disciplines
Writing Class for Health Professionals Coming in January
WeekendProject: Invasive Species Coloring Sheets!
Invaluable Lessons in Book Marketing
It’s nothing personal, it’s just that my brain is bigger than yours
Edward Tufte auctions off his library
Spidey Battles Doc Ock…at Brookhaven?
How to win elections by changing beliefs in God
The Gravity of Numbers
CC Talks With: Robert Cook-Deegan of the Center for Genomics at Duke
What It’s Like to Live in a Science Museum for a Month
Deliberately Unsustainable Business Models
The critic Thomas Frank misled the readers of Harpers about my interview with Demand Media’s CEO. And when I say “misled” I am being polite.
What happened here? The remains of a corpse.
The Times’ Paywall and Newsletter Economics
The Shadow Scholar
Numbers Are Hard To Come By: What journalists write when they encounter a known unknown.
Save The Words
Budget Puzzle: You Fix the Budget
Earth Journalism Toolkit
Science Writers 2010
Science Online 2011
Leading Questions: How some journalism terms were born
Rfam: Wikipedia, clans and the “decimal” release
Wanted: Researchers interested in damaged brain regions
Your Sunday fix of recent oil spill news
Politics As The Continuation Of War By Other Means
Elucidating the molecular circadian clock
Dirty jobs? Try being a veterinarian
Travel to the South Pole: Waiting it out on the Antarctic Riviera
Stegosaurs Walked Like Sauropods
Scientia Pro Publica #45
Genes for autism or genes for connectivity?
Michelangelo’s David as It Was Meant to Be Seen
Unexpected Horned Dinosaur Reveals Complex Evolutionary Pattern
English Libel laws: they matter to you too
How Fish Disappear
Sex differences in visual attention to sexually explicit videos: a preliminary study.
Online Advertising’s Missing Link
Facebook tipped to unveil new email service to rival Gmail
Научная журналистика – ScienceOnline2011
Jay Rosen comments on Rachel Maddow’s interview with Jon Stewart
Gruesome Graphic Labels
Print Book Sales Fall, E-Book Sales Rise, and E-Books Will Soon Join the New York Times Bestseller List
Quirky things that animals and people do
The Iguanodon explosion: How scientists are rescuing the name of a “classic” ornithopod dinosaur, part 1
The science of music, from rock to Bach
These super snakes don’t need a mate
Robert Scoble breaks an embargo, and apologizes for it
Social Cognition in a Non-Social Reptile? Gaze-Following in Red-Footed Tortoises
Open-and-Shut Case: Do Open-Access Journals Enhance Scientific Progress? (read the comments, rather than the article)
Evolutionary Trees from the Tabloids and Beyond
Eleven Scientists Who Survived the School of Rock–One Year Later
Does science hide in narrative?
Evolution and the citizen: Your thoughts?
Gotta Get A Guid
How A New Probe May Save Your Life (Or, At Least, Your Bridge)
Not so fast … what’s so ‘premature’ about premature ejaculation?
From 1918 Autopsy, A First Glimpse of Sickle Cell — and a Warning
Josh Marshall on TPM’s first 10 years (and its next 10) and How TPM Got Started
What Jon Stewart Meant to Tell Rachel Maddow
The first submissions to the 2010 blogging contest are coming in!
Here’s The Vending Machine That Recommends Drinks Based On Facial Recognition
Triumph of the Cretins
Beyond The Light Switch
Tweeting Students Earn Higher Grades Than Others in Classroom Experiment
OK to GO: Rehabilitating Awesome
SOCIETY FOR NEUROSCIENCE ANNOUNCES RECIPIENTS OF SCIENCE EDUCATION AND OUTREACH AWARDS
Was Tycho Brahe poisoned? 16th-century astronomer exhumed–again
UNC researchers help explore alternate route to a HIV vaccine
Gulf Shrimpers Wonder: “Are We Next on the Extinction List?
Butchered or trampled? Gloves come off in bone mark debate
Facebook Unveils Its Messaging System—Just Don’t Call It Email
Feeling The Future: Is Precognition Possible?
Facebook for Faculty
DC Comics celebrates a superhero milestone
I Finally Got a Kindle and I Love It but I Am Scared of Fascism
Review: Written in Stone
Irremediable Complexity – Science piece
The Dags of War: Basic Science in the Debate on Shark Finning
Is Florida Mammoth the Tip of the Iceberg?
Fish on (your) hormones
Research proposal ramblings – Eukaryotic cellular evolution
Urea and Shark Osmoregulation
Great Migrations: Tracing Birds, Bats, Butterflies, Bumblebees
Large Size Didn’t Keep Pterosaurs Grounded
Artful Presentation Styles at the NASW/CASW Meeting
Big sturgeon, a grad student, an estuary, and conservation science.
Is Daily Beast really losing $10 million a year?
ZOMG! This is a joke, right? Internet bloggers’ uncrafted output completely self-serving