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#SciAmBlogs Wednesday - bird disease citizen science, dog words, Wild Sex, expertise, amoebae, Thanksgiving myths, and more.


As usual on Wednesdays, we have a new Video of the Week. Happy Thanksgiving!

- Caren Cooper - Stone Soup for Thanksgiving: understanding bird disease through citizen science


- David L. Levine - How I got to walk in the steps of Galileo?


- Bora Zivkovic - The other kinds of expertise


- Jason G. Goldman - For Word Learning, Size Matters If You’re A Dog


- Jennifer Ouellette - Every Sperm is Sacred


- Dana Hunter - Learning the Language of Rivers III: The River Sings


- Christie Wilcox - Sticks and stones may break my bones, but Wild Sex excites me


- John Horgan - Thanksgiving Guilt Trip: How Warlike Were Native Americans Before Europeans Arrived?


- Charles Q. Choi - A Modest Proposal: Printed Cyborgs


- Khalil A. Cassimally - Introducing: Jon Tennant


- Psi Wavefunction - Amoebae shelled and naked


- Kalliopi Monoyios - Hello!? This is Your Conscience Speaking…


- DNLee - Wordless Wednesday: Happy Thanksgiving


- Daisy Yuhas - Why do physicists care so much about finding the Higgs boson?


- Kate Wong - Troubled Ape Facility Reinstates Controversial Researcher



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