Field of Science Blogs...

  • A late spring always truncates TPP's plant taxonomy class, but what can you do? Well, today TPP guided his class to a seep spring, a smallish marshy-bogg...
    7 hours ago from The Phytophactor
  • In August 1881 the journal “*Science*” published an article with a letter exchange by two amateur geologist – British *Charles R. Darwin* and the German *O...
    15 hours ago from History of Geology
  • Take a break from your regularly scheduled program to check out this video on the moss life cycle. I would definitely recommend this video to students lear...
    18 hours ago from Moss Plants and More
  • Somehow I missed last year's obituary for double Nobel laureate and bench scientist extraordinaire Fred Sanger by Sydney Brenner in *Science*. The characte...
    1 day ago from The Curious Wavefunction
  • I stepped out of a chemistry lab to receive a shiny doctorate a little more than two years ago. Then, against the...
    2 days ago from The Allotrope
  • There is a website I am ignoring. Sometimes the best action to take is to ignore. The organization and the man leading it want to influence society in a ma...
    5 days ago from Pleiotropy
  • by @ulaulaman about #exoplanets #planetary_transit #kepler_mission #nasa #astronomy The search for extrasolar planets (or *exoplanets*) had its first succ...
    5 days ago from Doc Madhattan
  • ‘Agency detection’ – seeing purposeful minds at work behind seemingly random events – is a powerful human instinct that is thought to play an important rol...
    6 days ago from Epiphenom
  • I described last month how we were revisiting on old hypercompetent mutant whose causative gene was unknown. I rechecked its phenotype and prepped DNA to ...
    1 week ago from RRResearch
  • If you are looking for more virological-related blogging head over topostdocinvirologyas Rule of 6ix is no more. I have decided to slightly alter my blogging...
    1 week 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...
    1 week ago from The Culture of Chemistry
  • I told you we would get back to Dr. Ego Tistical… This isn't really about Dr. Tistical specifically, but the medical doctor (as opposed to nurses, EMTs, et...
    1 week ago from Angry by Choice
  • *Common star-grass *Hypoxis hirsuta*, photographed by Merel R. Black.* It does not require a great deal of insight to understand why the plant pictured ab...
    1 week ago from Catalogue of Organisms
  • *Views from life (A-D) and after protargol impregnation (E, F) of *Anteholosticha pulchra*, from the Laboratory of Protozoology, Ocean University of China....
    2 weeks ago from Variety of Life
  • My friend Daria Roithmayr alerted me to a working paper of Brian Arthurlaying out a vision for a new approach to studying economics. Brian Arthur is one of...
    2 weeks ago from PLEKTIX
  • Sometimes it is astonishing how ignorant people can be. Now it's the turn of fans of "raw milk," a new fad that is sweeping the U.S. I still remember read...
    2 weeks ago from Genomics, Evolution, and Pseudoscience
  • [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...
    1 month ago from The Astronomist
  • This is an important new paper describing some new fishes from the Chinle Formation of Utah. Well-preserved fish are rare throughout much of the Chinle and...
    2 months ago from Chinleana
  • I just finished a radio interview about birth order. Apparently not very much research goes into booking guests for radio & TV shows. Lately, I've been get...
    2 months ago from Games with Words
  • 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...
    3 months ago from inkfish
  • This blog has been pretty quiet due to me passing my PhD and now working full-time at the MND Association and writing lots of blogs for them at www.mndrese...
    6 months ago from The View from a Microbiologist
  • 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...
    8 months 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...
    1 year 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...
    2 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

Archives & Alumni

When FoS bloggers move on to other projects or go on extended sabbatical from blogging their home at FoS is switched to archive mode and listed below. You can generally discover their current disposition by checking their archived blogs for signposts or feed generated updates.