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#SciAmBlogs Thursday - Octopus Chronicles, gay penguins, GPS and more...

The big news of the day is that we have a new blog on the network!- Katherine Harmon - Welcome to Octopus Chronicles–A Blog About the Smartest Cephalopods and Camouflage-Changing Octopuses In the Deep, Dim Seas - Bora Zivkovic - Welcome Octopus Chronicles – the newest blog at #SciAmBlogs The time for the new Video of the Week is usually on Wednesday, but it ended up being a very busy day, so the new video went up this morning instead...

STAFFNovember 11, 2011 — Bora Zivkovic

Want to Go to the Stars? First You Must Stand With Science

Want to reach for the stars? Sometimes one gets a sinking feeling. Here we are on the cusp of so very many things in science, from finding other Earths, to understanding the extraordinary organisms right under our noses, and even detecting the fundamental particles that help build all that we see...

November 10, 2011 — Caleb A. Scharf

True Reverse Perspective

Video of the Week #16, November 10th, 2011 From: The Cosmic Magnifying Lens by Davide Castelvecchi at Degrees of Freedom . Original source: True Reverse Perspective from JMS on Vimeo...

November 10, 2011 — Bora Zivkovic

Welcome Octopus Chronicles - the newest blog at #SciAmBlogs

This is an exciting day for the #SciAmBlogs network - launch of the brand new blog by Katherine Harmon! She is a reporter and associate editor for Scientific American covering health, medicine, neuroscience and general life sciences for the website and you are probably familiar with her articles and blog posts (on the Observations blog)...

STAFFNovember 10, 2011 — Bora Zivkovic

Neil deGrasse Tyson sings in autotune

It’s no secret that Neil deGrasse Tyson is one of my favorite astrophysicists. So when I saw this morning that he was featured in the latest Symphony of Science video (along with Brian Cox and Carolyn Porco), I was overjoyed...

November 10, 2011 — Princess Ojiaku

SfN Neuroblogging: the preliminaries

You all should know by now that I am blogging this year's Society for Neuroscience meeting in Washington DC! I'll be getting there on Friday, and staying through Wednesday, and filling my poor tired brain with all the science it can hold!...

November 10, 2011 — Scicurious

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