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What's wrong with citation analysis?

What's wrong with citation analysis?

What's wrong with citation analysis?Other than your papers not being cited enough, what's wrong with measuring scientific influence based on citation count?

January 1, 2013 — Hadas Shema
Bicosoeca -- flagellate in a wineglass

Bicosoeca -- flagellate in a wineglass

Last post of 2012! Hope it was a good year for you all, and that the next will be even better -- Happy New Year! Some protists sitting in champagne glasses might be relevant to our interests: Bicosoecids are non-photosynthetic relatives of brown algae.

December 31, 2012 — Psi Wavefunction
Did Human Ancestors "Walk" Up Trees? [Video]

Did Human Ancestors "Walk" Up Trees? [Video]

Twa man in Uganda "walking" up a tree to forage; image courtesy of Nathaniel Dominy A new study suggests that we might be thinking about tree climbing in our recent ancestors all wrong.The traditional idea that our ancestors descended from the trees and gradually—and exclusively—began walking upright might be a gross over simplification.

December 31, 2012 — Katherine Harmon
Addiction on the Streets: Frequently Asked Questions

Addiction on the Streets: Frequently Asked Questions

This post is part of a collaborative narrative series composed of my writing and Chris Arnade's photos exploring issues of addiction, poverty and prostitution in Hunts Point, Bronx.

December 31, 2012 — Cassie Rodenberg
Neecy: The Attitude Toward Relapse on the Streets

Neecy: The Attitude Toward Relapse on the Streets

This post is part of a collaborative narrative series composed of my writing and Chris Arnade's photos exploring issues of addiction, poverty and prostitution in Hunts Point, Bronx.

December 31, 2012 — Cassie Rodenberg

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