A diverse collection to share this week from ResearchBlogging.org: At Body Horrors , Rebecca Kreston tells readers tapeworms can grow 22 cm a day or 1 cm per hour - and the longest specimen every found was recorded at an alarming 25 m or 82 ft.
Excerpts from the Personal Journal of Krystal D’Costa [i] Tuesday: I fell. Again . This time it was while getting out of the car.
Tomorrow the #NYCSciTweetUp and The Story Collider will partner for an evening of science, stories, and beer! The Story Collider invites people to share the roles that science has played in their lives.
On Research Blogging this week: Have you yawned today? Perhaps on your commute to or from school? Maybe during class or a meeting? Perhaps you're yawning right now.
It's almost time! Will you be there? Next Tuesday, the #NYCSciTweetUp and The Story Collider will partner for an evening of science, stories, and beer!
Lego wars with young Makers. Maker Faire invites young Makers to enter a world of innovation and imagination. If you can dream it, you can build it—particularly as experienced Makers are on-hand and willing to share what they know.
World Marker Faire 2011 was held at the New York Hall of Science in Corona, New York. This year the technology and DIY festival had a heavy leaning toward robots, like this shop bot: I met Microsoft's EDDIE for the first time: The AiP Facebook page has an EDDIE album and some additional videos.
I accepted an invitation on behalf of the ever-fabulous Carin Bondar who blogs at PsiVid to attend the premiere for the Imagine Science Film Festival on Friday..
Will we recognize our robot overlords when we meet them?"Say Cheese!"The burst of light to my right made me pause: my photo had just been taken.
This week on ResearchBlogging.org: The female orgasm apparently mystifies a fair number of people—men and scientists alike (though those two groups may not be wholly unrelated).
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