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#SciAmBlogs Tuesday - DNA patents, pink snow, Toronto blackout, night parrot, metaphors, GM wheat, and more.


- Megan Krench - New Supreme Court decision rules that cDNA is patentable—what it means for research and genetic testing


- Jennifer Frazer - Wonderful Things: Don’t Eat the Pink Snow


- Maureen McCarthy - Chimps in Uganda: Earthquake on Chimp Mountain


- Melissa C. Lott - Blackouts: anticipating and preventing the one-two punch


- Scott Huler - Toronto Rolls with the Grid


- John R. Platt - After 100 Years, Has the Elusive Night Parrot Finally Been Discovered?


- Scott Barry Kaufman - The Neuroscience of Social Influence


- Ashutosh Jogalekar - Lindau 2013: All our hopes and fears: Why we need psychologists at Lindau


- Caleb A. Scharf - In Defense Of Metaphors In Science Writing


- Anna Kuchment - The Founder of ‘Black Girls CODE’ Says Tech Design Needs More Female Voices


- Gary Stix - A Randomized Controlled Trial of Hip Hop


- Kalliopi Monoyios - What the N.S.A. Knows About You


- Janet D. Stemwedel - Professional communities, barriers to inclusion, and the value of a posse.


- Arielle Duhaime-Ross - Mystery Lingers around Origin of GM Wheat in Oregon


- The Editors - Teach a Course for Scientific American and NYU-Poly



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