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#SciAmBlogs - the New Year edition!


- Elaine Schattner - Hillary Clinton, Hospitalized with a Blood Clot, Faces New Decisions


- Rob Dunn - Eleven Ways to Avoid Answering a Question: A Year in Review


- Christie Wilcox - Expensive Organs: Guppies Reveal The Cost Of Big Brains and Science Sushi: 2012 in Review


- Jennifer Frazer - Take This Shell and Shove It: The Mollusk That Became a Worm


- Ashutosh Jogalekar - Computational research in the era of open access: Standards and best practices and Energy drinks: Glorified caffeine delivery systems?


- Darren Naish - Life and times of the wild Axolotl and Mysteries of the diceratheriine rhinos


- Hannah Waters - Don’t Talk About Your New Year’s Resolutions


- Hadas Shema - What’s wrong with citation analysis?


- Maria Konnikova - Sherlock Holmes, the mindful detective


- Ingrid Wickelgren and Maria Konnikova - How to Think Like Sherlock Holmes: The Value of Creativity and Imagination [Excerpt]


- Cassie Rodenberg - Addiction on the Streets: Frequently Asked Questions and Neecy: The Attitude Toward Relapse on the Streets


- Katherine Harmon - Octopuses Feast On Florida’s Stone Crab Straight from Traps


- Kate Clancy - Will the Pill Mess Up My Ability to Detect My One True Love?


- Alex Wild - Compound Eye Readers’ Best Science and Nature Photographs of 2012 and My personal best photographs of 2012 and Recipe for a Photograph #1: Reflected Ant on Black and Thrifty Thursday: Pro Photographer vs. Buzz Lightyear Camera


- Joanne Manaster - My Favorite Science (or Marginally Science Themed) Videos from 2012 and Scientists Use Cells to Fold Origami


- Carin Bondar - Always a Bridesmaid: The Top 5 Overshadowed Science Stories of 2012


- John R. Platt - Fewer Manatee Deaths in 2012, but Threats Remain


- Jennifer Ouellette - Pop Goes the New Year: Popover Science


- Scott Huler - The Plugged-In Library of the Future and Tweeting to Save the Day


- Robert Fares - Could Transformer-level Batteries Shield the Grid from the Next Super Storm?


- David Wogan - How North Korea Fuels Its Military Trucks With Trees


- Gary Stix - Levi-Montalcini, A Giant of Neuroscience Leaves a Living Legacy


- DNLee - Celebrating New Year with age-old traditions


- Caleb A. Scharf - So You’re a Scientist Wanting to Write a Popular Science Book?


- Khalil A. Cassimally - Khalil’s Picks (4 January 2013)


- Psi Wavefunction - Bicosoeca -- flagellate in a wineglass


- Kevin Zelnio - Moving On


- Dana Hunter - Twelve – Okay, Eight – Months of Rosetta Stones, Plus Reader Extras


- Scicurious - Friday Weird Science: Give your kindle that old-book smell! and Happy New Years!!!


- John Matson - Top 10 Space Stories of 2012


- Larry Greenemeier - Consumer Electronics Show (CES) Preview: Apps Replace Operating Systems


- Katherine Harmon - Did Human Ancestors “Walk” Up Trees? [Video] and How Corn Syrup Might Be Making Us Hungry–and Fat and Growth Factor: How Bacterial Infections Persist Through Antibiotics [Video] and DUD: The Nightmarish Dangers of Drowsy Driving



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