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Begging hopefully for less bias

Image of the Week #47, June 18th, 2012:
From: Holy Sacred Cow! Why Reactions to the Exercise and Depression Trial Go to the Heart of Scientific Controversy by Hilda Bastian at the Guest Blog Source: Begging hopefully for less bias by Hilda Bastian Hilda Bastian is a science writer and cartoonist...

June 19, 2012 — Bora Zivkovic

Open Laboratory 2013 - submissions so far

It is now expected by the science blogosphere that I post the full updated listing of all the submissions every Monday morning. This serves as a reminder for bloggers to submit their (and other people’s) posts, and to some extent prevents duplicate entries...

STAFFJune 18, 2012 — Bora Zivkovic

Review: Going Interstellar: Build Starships Now!

Book Review:Going Interstellar, edited by Jack McDevitt and Les Johnson.ISBN-13: 9781451637786Publisher: Baen BooksPublication date: 5/29/2012 Writing a book about humans colonizing space, I’ve recently learned, is a difficult thing; it takes a real effort to imagine humanity flourishing--or at least surviving in something other than a quasi-Medieval, post-Collapse form--some centuries in the future...

June 15, 2012 — Cameron M. Smith

Bora's Picks (June 15th, 2012)

Learning from Fires by Kate Prengaman: The largest wildfire in New Mexico history, the Whitewater- Baldy Fire has been burning for weeks through the Gila National Forest...

STAFFJune 15, 2012 — Bora Zivkovic

Critical Use Is Fair Use

Over at the Carbon Brief climate blog, Christian Hunt shares a series of climate reporting images so overused he never wants to see them again. For example:Hunt's bestiary of clichéd imagery (Polar bears on ice?...

June 15, 2012 — Alex Wild

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