Why am I suddenly so busy?
Oldest Homo sapiens fossil? Journalistic vaporware and A Fistful of Teeth – Do the Qesem Cave Fossils Really Change Our Understanding of Human Evolution? and Beware of British newspapers: fossils edition
Science Online 2011 app for iPhone, iPad and iPodTouch and for Android.
Putting the Record Straight on the Lamo-Manning Chat Logs
The Arcata Wastewater Plant Process Overview
Talking Tech and Building an Empire From Podcasts – Leo Laporte Builds Empire With ‘This Week in Tech’
The end of Internet growth?
Why medicine hearts math
Are Booze-Drenched Societies More Likely To Be Monogamous?
A Scientist, His Work and a Climate Reckoning
A Plague of Pigs in Texas
Of home labs and fun of science
Old school’s no good for grades
Ode to a classic: The Nature of the Chemical Bond
The World’s Biggest, Iciest Particle Detector
It’s clever, but is it peer review?
“Capitalsaurus,” A D.C. Dinosaur
Question of the Year: What is Life, Anyway?
Author of the Day: Vanessa Woods
Habitable and not-so-habitable exoplanets: How the latter can tell us more about our origins than the former
Wi-Fi Overload at High-Tech Meetings
Ben-Gurion U researcher reveals newspapers’ historic resistance to granting reporters’ bylines
Stegosaur Wars: the SJG stegosaur special, part I
On Not Finishing Books, and a Blog Worth Following
Two Publishers — One Old, One New — Square Off Without Knowing It
NERS Review of the year Part 9 – Twists and lessons
UNC scientists pinpoint link between light signal and circadian rhythms
Science is self-correcting: Lessons from the arsenic controversy
DON’T PANIC: Sustainable seafood and the American outlaw
100 Trillion Connections: New Efforts Probe and Map the Brain’s Detailed Architecture
Why Chocolate Companies Are So Sweet on Social Media
Cities and Resilience: The Year Climate Started Hurting Politicians
Scientific Proof Of How To Beat Someone’s Ass At Monopoly
Q: What do Paul Offit and infant formula have in common? A: Jay Gordon’s Twitter feed
5 common mistakes bloggers make
Dr. Seuss does Star Wars
Lucy’s Flat Feet: The Relationship between the Ankle and Rearfoot Arching in Early Hominins
How Politics Body Slams Science
The Exam Effect
The Age of Innocence [Edith Wharton reference definitely intended!] and Jay Rosen On The Ideology of the American Press–good internals, but…
Paul Allen tries again with suit against Apple, Google, Facebook …
Warming and Winter Storming
NYT Story Reveals Challenges To Reporting In A Connected World
Geek chic embryo jewelry for dev bio lovers
Our Brain’s Atlas: Exploring Connections
Forensics: popular science?
Which Celebrities Are Science-Illiterate Whack Jobs? Find Out Here
Can sport teach science about excellence?
Champagne for New Year’s eve (cartoon)
How fast is a Hex Bug?
Nature by Numbers
A physicist comments on science and morality
Touching Your Junk: An Ontological Complaint
Lies, Damned Lies – and Rank-ordered Lists
Phys Ed: If You Are Fit, You Can Take It Easy
Can GM Plants Combat Climate Change?
Paleobiology confessions: a matter of scale (part 1)
Reading about Readability
How a Drinking Glass May Enhance Climate Change Models
Artificial Human Ovary
Magic and the Human Mind
Is there a limit on the number of proteins a cell can use?
Best of 2010: The Observatory
Using Google to Tell Real Science from Fads
brainSCANr: First week recap
Call for “Collectors of Unusual Things” for “Oddities” Television Show
Mold Gets Jet Lag Too
Kindle Joins a Literary Ritual: Authors Can Autograph It and In the Age of E-books, How Should Publishers Handle Author Events? and Refocusing book signings in an e-reader world
No duh: The year in obvious scientific studies
Are Online Recommendations a Form of Digital Peer Pressure?
Real World Writing Camp Discourages Aspiring Writers
Perfecting Animation, via Science