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#SciAmBlogs Friday - Economy of Surgery, Missing Time, Scholastica, What DNA actually looks like, and more.

- Samyukta Mullangi - The Economy of Surgery - David Bressan - Missing Time - Hadas Shema - Interview with Mr. Rob Walsh, Scholastica - Alex Wild - What DNA actually looks like - Bora Zivkovic - Bora’s Picks (November 30th, 2012) - Kate Clancy - Audiences, Trolls, and Getting Some Science Onto the Internet - Scicurious - Friday Weird Science: Grin and bear it - Mark Fischetti - Mysterious Atmospheric River Soaks California, Where Megaflood May be Overdue =======================Conversations on our articles and blog posts often continue on our Facebook page - "Like" it and join in the discussion...

STAFFNovember 30, 2012 — Bora Zivkovic

Bora's Picks (November 30th, 2012)

Quite an embarrassment of riches this week! Shifting sexes and sequential hermaphrodites: How sex is determined by Kate Shaw: It is easy to regard sex as clear-cut, black and white...

STAFFNovember 30, 2012 — Bora Zivkovic

The Economy of Surgery

When I was twelve, my sister and I accompanied my grandparents to their annual yoga retreat in the hilly ranges of southern India. We had never been before, but the summer heat was particularly blistering that year, so we persuaded our grandparents to take us along...

November 30, 2012 — Samyukta Mullangi

#SciAmBlogs Thursday - Hyena Moms, Presidential fish, Proboscis monkey, Plan B, Cooking for Geeks, and more.

Introducing the new Video of the Week!- Kate Shaw - How aggressive hyena moms give their kids a boost - Becky Crew - All the Presidents’ fish: Five new species named after Obama, Clinton, Roosevelt, Carter and Gore - Darren Naish - The amazing swimming Proboscis monkey (part I) - Judy Stone - Plan B: My politically incorrect take on the news - Bonnie Swoger - Making implicit knowledge and skills more explicit in science education - David Wogan - Want to make your city more resilient to flooding?...

STAFFNovember 29, 2012 — Bora Zivkovic

Curious about Crowdfunding?

Sci is highlighting another two opportunities for Scifund today. But more than that, the writers of these two studies agreed to answer some questions about why they chose crowdfunding and what they think of the process!...

November 29, 2012 — Scicurious

Dust Bunnies Make You Sick

Video of the Week #71, November 29th, 2012: From: Worse Than Bedbugs, It's the Couch Itself by Kalliopi Monoyios at Guest Blog . Source: Audio and production: Mollie Bloudoff-Indelicato, Video: Isha Soni, Artwork: Marissa Fessenden...

November 29, 2012 — Bora Zivkovic

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