They think it makes them look weak, and avoiding that is evidently more important to them than demonstrating responsible behavior
Phil Anderson’s article “More Is Different” describes how different levels of complexity require new ways of thinking. And as the virus multiplies and spreads, that’s just what the human race desperately needs...
The pandemic is no excuse to abandon chronic disease management and prevention
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Every week (or so) I post a quick Q&A with one of our bloggers on the network, so you can get to know them better. This week, I chat with Krystal D'Costa from Anthropology in Practice...
Providing assistance is a nuanced decision. How and why do we decide to help someone in need?
Scicurious and I are leading the “Sex, gender and controversy: writing to educate, writing to titillate” session on Thursday (at 2:45pm, room 1cd) at Science Online 2012.
Kate Clancy of Context and Variation and I are super excited for our upcoming Science Online 2012 panel: Sex, gender and controversy: writing to educate, writing to titillate...
Image of the Week #26, January 16th, 2011:
From: Deciphering the Layers of the Earth by David Bressan at History of Geology Proof that good science – even in the 18th century!...
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This video (via Al Dove on twitter), which appears to be from Russia, shows a crow (can anybody confirm the identity of the bird?) engaging in an activity that can only be described as play...
A day late, but it's here - our new Video of the Week!- David Bressan - Deciphering the Layers of Earth and Post-Disaster Recovery: Lessons from the 2010 Haiti earthquake - Kalliopi Monoyios - The SciArt Buzz - Glendon Mellow - New Art Movement?...
Video of the Week #25, January 12th, 2012 From: The magic of filmmaking (science and otherwise) by Joanne Manaster at PsiVid Original source: Jesse Rosten on YouTube In The Magic of Filmmaking (science and otherwise) on PsiVid, Joanne featured clever videos featuring technology and nature by Jesse Rosten...
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