I’ll be offline all day tomorrow. I hope that stuff I scheduled for automatic posting tomorrow turns out OK, both here and on SciAm Guest Blog….
A conspiracy of sentiment and Oh you naughty tweeters – you’ve upset the establishment and Note to The Australian: Twitter is not a newspaper
How Understanding the Human Mind Might Save the World From CO2
Fed Documents Breadth of Emergency Measures
The National Science Foundation calls it “peer review” for a reason, Mr. Smith! and Asshat Eric Cantor readies troops for a guerrilla war on science
Submissions to the 2010 blogging contest are in!
Coddle me, please: parallel evolution and fishery management in Atlantic cod
The Science Cheerleaders Are Totally Radical…
Blog Your Way to the North Pole – vote for Danielle Lee and get some science reporting from the Arctic.
Adam, don’t hold your breath – episode that Adam said was scariest for him of the whole Mythbusters series.
How Partisan is Climate Denial?
The best body mass indexes for low mortality rates
Things observed while sitting in on colleagues’ classes.
The common childhood disorders that have been left out in the cold
Missing the point of WikiLeaks
Humanimal Doodles from the Arctic
A “Perverted” View of Bird Evolution
Antarctic beer fuels pirate-like conservation society?
Anxiety and Clichés About the Digital Generation? It’s Still the Economy, Stupid
What has changed in science and what must change. and What has changed in science and what must change – I. Rethink the scientific career.
Open access to scientific research: where are we and where are we going? Facts and figures on the occasion of the 2010 Open Access Week (October 18-24)
Texas “Tea” becomes the Texas “E”?
Julian Assange and the Computer Conspiracy; “To destroy this invisible government”
Jay Rosen on Wikileaks: “The watchdog press died; we have this instead.”
Get Better at Math by Disrupting Your Brain
Nothing heretical about teaching students to recognize BS
Book review: The Golden Spruce, by John Vaillant
North Carolina’s medical device industry faces strong headwinds
Hawaii admits possible defeat to invasive species, researches “hybrid ecosystem” instead
Indie spirit – Ever funded your own research? Celebrate indie science!
Inconvenient Truths, The Disappeared Party, and Wikileaks
(Don’t) Keep it Simple: Why a Culture of Journalism Isn’t Working for Science
Three questions answered about WikiLeaks
ScienceOnline2010 – interview with Kelly Rae Chi
Mono Lake bacteria build their DNA using arsenic (and no, this isn’t about aliens) and Science gets it (mostly) wrong again: My take on the NASA astrobiology paper and Lots of Ink for a few extremophiles: We’ve been invaded by aliens, Monolakians, from the Duncecap Galaxy and The Real Scoop on Aliens Oops Arsenic in Old Lakes and Bacteria Use Arsenic As Basic Building Block In A Pinch and Poison Nil: Mono Lake Bacterium Exhibits Exotic Arsenic-Driven Biological Activity and It’s not an arsenic-based life form.
John Paton’s Dec. 2 Presentation at INMA Transformation of News Summit in Cambridge, Mass.
Reagan Started the Lie of Starving the Beast and Now the GOP is Stuck with It
New Podcast – Cure Your Aging Synapses With Diet and Exercise
MASSIVE NEWS UNDER STRICT EMBARGO
Lessons learned from WikiLeaks
Lots of Excited Ink: After big dinos exited, some mammals got really big. This just in???
If You’re Gonna Touch My Junk, At Least Grab the Data
Why I wish I could drop my university email address: reason #124 (Ugh, I thought that particular folly was over…)
The interface between secondary & tertiary teaching
Need a Hand? Don’t Ask an Abelisaurid
Bumpy humpback flippers inspire new tidal turbine design
The Newsonomics of Google Grouponomics
The crowd reconstructs Moldova’s “Twitter Revolution”
PLoS ONE Blog Pick of the Month – November 2010
English, Hebrew and the brain’s language-reading process
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency hits 40
World running out of new places to fish: study
Ocean acidification may threaten food security: U.N.
2010 to be among three warmest years, U.N. says
5 new science books to help you understand evolution, the Higgs Boson, and why Pluto had to die.