News tidbit of the day? The #SciAmBlogs make an appearance in an Onion video (around 1:57-2:04).
And now the serious stuff:
- Ricki Lewis – Are DNA Patents Doomed?
- Kelly Oakes – Supernova turns inside out and kicks neutron star
- Maria Konnikova – Intelligence and Other Stereotypes: The Power of Mindset
- John R. Platt – Bat-Killing Fungus Continues Deadly Spread; Death Toll Now at 7 Million
- Alex Hole and George Musser – Clouds Over the Solar Industry in Britain
- Wayne Maddison – Spiders in Borneo: Mulu wrap-up
- Jen Christiansen – Producing Scientific American Infographics in the Era of “Big Data”
- Scicurious – Diversity in Science Carnival for April: Imposter Syndrome!!