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#SciAmBlogs Thursday - Impostor Syndrome, Charles Bonnet Syndrome, all the birds, caterpillars, and more.

- Cheryl Murphy - When Seeing isn’t Believing: Charles Bonnet Syndrome - Dana Hunter - The Cataclysm: “Vancouver! Vancouver! This Is It!” - Becky Crew - If only you could see yourself, Atretochoana eiselti - Christina Agapakis - Impostors Among Us - Kate Clancy - Impostors, the Culture of Science, and Fulfilling Our Potential - Rebecca Priestley - Kermadecs Islands: New Zealand’s Remote Ocean Wilderness - Ilana Yurkiewicz - Why do most medical students support the Affordable Care Act? - Darren Naish - Getting a major chapter on birds – ALL birds – into a major book on dinosaurs - Bora Zivkovic - ScienceOnline2012 – interview with Adrian Down - Khalil A...

STAFFAugust 9, 2012 — Bora Zivkovic

Farmers Deplete Fossil Water in World's Breadbaskets

Irrigation has helped farmers feed a population that has now reached 7 billion people. But in many places farmers have overused underground aquifers that have taken thousands of years to form, drawing down the fossil water much faster than it can be replaced...

August 9, 2012 — David Biello

Stressed Men Like Bigger Butts

Weight is a big issue in America. More than half of Americans are unhappy with their weight, spending 33 billion on dieting and weight loss programs and products every year.

August 8, 2012 — Christie Wilcox

Fava-the Magic Bean

A friend of mine once recounted his evening of clubbing after taking magic beans, describing them as transporting him to an entirely new place. I could see why he did it; if I was surrounded by adults sucking on pacifiers and hula hooping to techno beats, I’d want out of there, too...

August 8, 2012 — Layla Eplett

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