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The Scicurious Brain

The Good, Bad, and Weird in Physiology and Neuroscience

Happy Science Trails.

As I mentioned here a few weeks ago, I am excited to say that I have started a new, FULL TIME job as the Science Education Writer at Science News for Students!

October 23, 2013 — Scicurious

Can we build a new normal?

I’m over at Neurotic Physiology today, asking about the new normal. Everything that’s been happening the last week has shaken our faith in who we are, what we thought we had.

October 21, 2013 — Scicurious

Guest Post 5: Accommodasians don’t make waves.

Please welcome our fifth guest post, from AmasianV! In the aftermath of SciAm’s recent snafu handling of DNLee’s post, in which she recounted her interaction with an editor who called her an “urban whore,” Sci asked me to guest blog for a series of posts aimed at getting more diverse voices heard.

October 17, 2013 — Scicurious

Guest Post 2: Automatic ‘othering’

Please welcome the second in the guest post series, the fantastic D-list monktress, Hermitage! So, I’m one of the ‘bloggers you’ve never heard of’ that Scicurious has graciously invited to be part of her diversity guest post series.

October 15, 2013 — Scicurious

Standing with DNLee5: Let’s Get Voices Heard

If you’ve been on the Scientific American network at all over the past weekend, or on twitter for that matter, you can’t have missed all that’s been going on.

October 14, 2013 — Scicurious

Friday Weird Science: Oral Sex Gets Fishy

I’m over at Neurotic Physiology today for Friday Weird Science! You might think that oral sex, though possibly fun, wouldn’t be a very evolutionarily USEFUL thing to do.

October 11, 2013 — Scicurious

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