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#SciAmBlogs Friday – new cell organelle, beer goggles, octopus pain, beetle battles, B&W moon, new CO2 regulations, DDT kills condors, and more.


- William Skaggs - How Could We Recognize Pain in an Octopus?


- Jag Bhalla - Is Money Like Food?


- Markus Pössel - Applied Purity


- Beatrice Lugger - The Thrill of Pure Thought and Abstraction


- Kathleen Raven - Tannosomes and the trickle-around effect


- Scicurious - IgNobels 2013! Beauty is in the eye of the beer-holder.


- Becky Crew - Beetle Battles: The Secret World of Leg Wrestling and Abdomen Squeezing


- Caleb A. Scharf - The Moon Is Not Black And White, It Just Looks That Way


- John R. Platt - Banned Pesticide DDT Is Still Killing California Condors


- David Wogan - Running the numbers on EPA’s new CO2 regulations: combined cycle stacks up well and Don’t just blame the EPA – coal exports are down, too


- Melissa C. Lott - Photo Friday: Energy on the horizon, A foggy German morning


- Felicity Muth - The world at night – blacklighting: how it works and some amazing photos


- Katie McKissick - Piled High and Deeper


- Khalil A. Cassimally - Khalil’s Picks (20 September 2013)


- John Horgan - Did Antidepressant Play a Role in Navy Yard Massacre?


- David Biello - The Answer to Coal Climate Pollution Is Natural Gas and Carbon Capture, EPA Says


- Dina Fine Maron - EPA Challenges Coal Industry to Adopt New Technology


- Barbara Kiser - Book Reviews: Smart Implants, Ultralight Aerogels and Other Innovations



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