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Reality, that seamless stream

“The influence, upon our thinking, of a comprehensive scientific theory, or of some other general point of view, goes much deeper than is admitted by those who would regard it as a convenient scheme for the ordering of facts only.

September 19, 2012 — melody

The Great Architeuthis

Image of the Week #60, September 18th, 2012:
From: SciArt of the Day: The Great Architeuthis by Kalliopi Monoyios at Symbiartic .

September 18, 2012 — Bora Zivkovic

A Street Addict's Cycle in NYC

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.

September 18, 2012 — Cassie Rodenberg

The IgNobels are Almost Here!!

Sci is terribly excited, you guys. In less than two days I will be on my way to the IgNobel Prize ceremony in Boston!! It's one of the most exciting and entertaining scientific events every year, complete with specially composed operas, paper airplanes, and small children that yell at you if you go on too long.

September 18, 2012 — Scicurious

#SciAmBlogs Monday - Junk DNA, science and music, neutrophils, social iguanas, binge-eating rats, prenatal testing, and more.

Join us tomorrow for a Chat at Noon EDT about the Best Science Writing Online in 2012 - Athena Andreadis - Junk DNA, Junky PR  - Marie-Claire Shanahan - There’s another passion behind the music of Whitehorse: The sound of scientific thinking  - Tyson Browning - The Design Structure Matrix: A Tool for Managing Complexity  - Catherine Carver - Killer skills of a neutrophil  - Darren Naish - Amazing social life of the Green iguana  - Becky Crew - New species of African monkey discovered  - David Bressan - Richard Owen, the “Sea-Serpent Killer” and The Giants’ Shoulders #51: Tales of Patriotic Science-Nerds, Vortex Cannons and Nuking the Goat  - Ilana Yurkiewicz - But who will the doctor confide in?

STAFFSeptember 17, 2012 — Bora Zivkovic

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