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#SciAmBlogs Monday - Kenyan mesopredators, Up-Goer Five, Commenting, #scio13, Historic Meteor Procession, Public Statistics, Davos, and more.


We have a new blog on the network as well as the usual Monday's addition of the new Image of the Week.

- Chris Rowan and Anne Jefferson - Science in Ten Hundred Words: The ‘Up-Goer Five’ challenge.


- Kyle Hill - The Last Thing the Squirrel Saw


- S.E. Gould - The bacteria that use cholesterol to get into cells.


- Bora Zivkovic - Commenting threads: good, bad, or not at all.


- Janet D. Stemwedel - Academic tone-trolling: How does interactivity impact online science communication?


- Kate Clancy - Kate Clancy’s Short Grant Rant: On Broken Promises


- Scicurious - On Identity: #scio13


- Jennifer Ouellette - When Science Meets Fiction and Forensic Astronomer Cracks the Case of Historic Meteor Procession


- Evelyn Lamb - How Should We Write about Statistics in Public?


- Frank Swain - Journalism By Numbers: Why Journalists Are Skipping Lunch To Learn Stats


- Krystal D'Costa - Confession: I’m Not Such a Reluctant e-Reader Adopter (Anymore)


- David Bressan - Men among prediluvian Beasts


- Brian Malow - Please Allow Me to Introduce Myself


- Anne-Marie Hodge - Laikipia Plateau: mesopredators in Kenya


- Malcolm Clark - Previous research in the Kermadec Trench


- Alan Jamieson - Kermadec Trench: Scuttling your Assets


- Melissa C. Lott - Nanoparticle Leads to World Record for Battery Storage


- David Wogan - Designing a climate resilient New York City


- Joanne Manaster - Remembering Challenger Astronaut Ronald McNair


- Melody - To the New Generation


- Psi Wavefunction - Centrohelids: creatures of the sun


- Bora Zivkovic - Welcome But Seriously… – the newest blog at #SciAmBlogs


- John Matson - A Remembrance of Challenger Astronaut Ronald McNair on Anniversary of Shuttle Disaster [Video]


- Mariette DiChristina - Davos: Decisions and Data and Davos: The Future of Space and Davos: X Marks the Unknown


- Mark Fischetti - What is Consciousness? Go to the Video!



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