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  • *Baylea heterocarinata*, from Pan (1985). *Belongs within:* Vetigastropoda. The Gosseletinidae are a group of gastropods known from the Middle Ordovician...
    2 hours ago from Variety of Life
  • Have a look at this short video. Do you think it works? It is supposed to show that new species form when traits are subject to trade-offs. However, in t...
    15 hours ago from Pleiotropy
  • In 'Limitless', a cognitive enhancement pill enables Bradley Cooper's character to finish his novel in four days, learn to play the piano in three and make m...
    15 hours ago from The Curious Wavefunction
  • FYI. No domestic internet access for the past 3-4 days, and no time to sit around on hold waiting for the techies, and now the Phactors will be traveling ...
    2 days ago from The Phytophactor
  • *Female *Psenulus pallipes* carrying an aphid back to her nest. Copyright Jeremy Early.* Because I am an obsessive-compulsive weirdo, I spend a good chunk...
    3 days ago from Catalogue of Organisms
  • by @ulaulaman via @MathUpdate http://t.co/LJX8gSX7xf \[\alpha + \beta = \frac{\pi}{2}\] \[\sin (\alpha + \beta) = \sin \frac{\pi}{2}\] \[\sin \alpha \cdot...
    4 days ago from Doc Madhattan
  • Robert Kennedy is obsessed with the notion that vaccines cause autism. He’s particularly obsessed with the discredited idea that thimerosal, a preservativ...
    1 week ago from Genomics, Evolution, and Pseudoscience
  • A postdoc pal recently came back from visiting family in Finland and brought me this gift for managing the postdoc seminar series here at UC Davis while sh...
    2 weeks ago from Moss Plants and More
  • In the UK, we've been rather lucky *touch wood* and had a rather lovely summer thus far. But, it seems that there's a darker side to this lovely weather......
    2 weeks ago from The View from a Microbiologist
  • I'm up to my ears preparing materials for the new version of Useful Genetics, but we have a great new technician through UBC's Science Co-op program. She'...
    2 weeks ago from RRResearch
  • And so to this thorny topic again! This time with a batch of new studies - but what light do they shed on this complicated topic? First up is a straightfor...
    3 weeks ago from Epiphenom
  • “*Hence the saying: If you know the enemy and know yourself, your victory will not stand in doubt; if you know Heaven and know Earth, you may make your vic...
    4 weeks ago from History of Geology
  • Uncommondescent makes Jesus facepalmAbout a week or so ago, I noticed a spike in traffic to a post I wrote. The post was about how I see science being writ...
    5 weeks ago from Angry by Choice
  • A number of non-native English speakers get "Singaporean" as the top guess for their native language. You can actually see that by playing around in our di...
    5 weeks ago from Games with Words
  • 1 month ago from Memoirs of a Defective Brain
  • This link is to a new article at Palaeontology Online providing an overview of Triassic marine placodonts. Palaeontology Online is a website sponsored by t...
    1 month ago from Chinleana
  • A few years ago, I formed a group of science enthusiasts. Our goal was to fix the problem of poor science communication...
    2 months ago from The Allotrope
  • If you are looking for more virological-related blogging head over to postdocinvirology as Rule of 6ix is no more. I have decided to slightly alter my blog...
    3 months ago from Rule of 6ix
  • From BlueCadet's design for the appRound about the cauldron go; In the poison'd entrails throw. Toad, that under cold stone Days and nights has thirty-one Sw...
    3 months ago from The Culture of Chemistry
  • My friend Daria Roithmayr alerted me to a working paper of Brian Arthur laying out a vision for a new approach to studying economics. Brian Arthur is one ...
    3 months ago from PLEKTIX
  • [image: Image credit: NASA Ames/JPL-Caltech/Tim Pyle] Imagine the closest star beyond the Sun has a planet orbiting it about the size of Earth. Visualize wh...
    4 months ago from The Astronomist
  • Hi friends, I'm very excited to share with you that Inkfish has moved to a new ocean-floor crevice. You can now find me at *blogs.discovermagazine.com/i...
    6 months ago from inkfish
  • There's a big protist meeting in Vancouver starting tomorrow, and I've been generously supported by ICOP and ISOP to attend as a reporter. I'd like to invi...
    1 year ago from Skeptic Wonder
  • This blog has now moved. Join me for more pharmacological fun, and new and exciting explorations into the minute and magical world of molecules at.... http...
    1 year ago from A is for Aspirin
  • Image credits (if not credited, public domain) Ron Paul Timothy Dolan Rick Santorum Mike Huckabee Chris Christie Marco Rubio
    1 year ago from The Biology Files
  • Image from Hochwagen Lab This proposal was shouted out as “…one of the most important papers on the control of meiotic crossing over…” (Hawley 2006). Since...
    2 years ago from Sex, Genes & Evolution
  • Joy of joys my most recent paper has just been published in Nucleic Acids Research! Nucleic Acids Res. 2012 Mar 28. [Epub ahead of print] Evolutionary and ...
    2 years ago from Protein Evolution and Other Musings
  • I was deeply considering a blog hiatus, dear readers, but sometimes you get hit with sledgehammers, and the only thing you can do to make sense of it all i...
    2 years ago from C6-H12-O6
  • That's the question--as I stare at the census data in search of a juicy trend--that would seem the most sensational and draw the most readers. A trend...t...
    2 years ago from Labs
  • Our New Home: TelescopeFeed
    2 years ago from The Large Picture Blog
  • Trying to keep both this and my new sciam blog going has been a bit of a strain. I've decided therefore that from now on all my science writing will be hos...
    2 years ago from Life of a Lab Rat
  • 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...
    3 years ago from Disease Prone
  • Quick post here ... just read this article - Richard Branson launches Virgin Oceanic: deep-sea exploring submarines - Boing Boing which discusses how Katri...
    3 years ago from The Greenhouse

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