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  • Imagine my surprise last week when I saw an article in *Science* that claimed "finger lengths can predict personality and health."* Huh? The author, scien...
    17 hours ago from Genomics, Medicine, and Pseudoscience
  • It's been a very long time since I last did one of these, and I'm not sure if I still have the readership for it, but I'm genuinely interested to know what...
    23 hours ago from Catalogue of Organisms
  • *Northern bobwhite *Colinus virginianus*, copyright Tim.* *Belongs within:* Phasiani. The Odontophoridae, New World quails, are a group of smaller gamebir...
    1 day ago from Variety of Life
  • It has been a pretty good year for Magnolias; no late frosts and plenty of rain, almost too much. When the gardens finally get to June, the Magnolias are...
    3 days ago from The Phytophactor
  • “*There is something breathtaking about the basic laws of crystals. They are in no sense a discovery of the human mind; they just “are” – they exist quite ...
    1 week ago from History of Geology
  • In 1963, when I assigned the name "quark" to the fundamental constituents of the nucleon, I had the sound first, without the spelling, which could have b...
    1 week ago from Doc Madhattan
  • The Doomsday Scenario, also known as the Copernican Principle, refers to a framework for thinking about the death of humanity. One can read all about it i...
    2 weeks ago from The Curious Wavefunction
  • It the the custom in many Christian denominations to light a Pascal fire at their Easter rites. For Catholics, this is done after sunset on Saturday night...
    2 months ago from The Culture of Chemistry
  • *Wang, W., Li, C., Scheyer, T. M., and Zhao, L. 2019. A new species of Cyamodus (Placodontia, Sauropterygia) from the early Late Triassic of south-west C...
    4 months ago from Chinleana
  • B High Deryni by Katherine Kurtz. Final of the trilogy. I like the antagonism between some leaders of the major religion (Christianity) and Deryni magic (I...
    5 months ago from Angry by Choice
  • 10 months ago from Pleiotropy
  • My goal for the rest of my time in Andrew Lang's GTA lab is to gather data that constrains estimates of the efficiency of GTA transduction. I have lots o...
    1 year ago from RRResearch
  • Are you #Herbarium Staff? We recently began a multi-year research study examining how bryophyte specimens are stored and organized at scientific institutio...
    1 year ago from Moss Plants and More
  • Donald Trump is poised to become the next US president, despite the fact that Hillary Clinton received over a million more votes than him (and counting). T...
    2 years ago from PLEKTIX
  • *DEAREST READERS, * *THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT THROUGHOUT THE YEARS. WE WILL BE DEPARTING FROM THE FIELD OF SCIENCE NETWORK. * *FIND US AT OUR NEW BLOGGI...
    2 years ago from Games with Words
  • There arose a need for a new tree for a parasitology meeting, so after almost five years, I finally updated the tree of eukaryotes. There are still things ...
    4 years ago from Skeptic Wonder
  • Hi guys, I've set-up a new science/education blog called* Science Bitez *so I'll be blogging from there from now on! Here's my first Science Bitez post: On ...
    4 years ago from The View from a Microbiologist
  • Moving house again… Well almost, moving addresses anyway. It wasn’t that long ago I moved from Disease of the Week to here at Disease Prone to take advanta...
    7 years ago from Disease Prone