It's Wednesday - time for the brand new Video of the Week! And lots of great blog posts:

- Davide Castelvecchi - Book Review: Our Magnetic Earth, by Ronald Merrill


- Hannah Waters - Botanists finally ditch Latin and paper, enter 21st century


- David Wogan - Growth of the Alberta tar sands from 1984 to 2011


- Cassie Rodenberg - Every drug is the ‘deadliest drug,’ especially oxycodone


- Maria Konnikova - Winnie-the-Pooh and the Pervasiveness of Egocentric Bias: Why We Are All THAT Sort of Bear


- Krystal D'Costa - Macy’s Holiday Tradition: Windows Through Time


- Kevin Zelnio - Cave-Dwelling Invertebrates Enjoy Exotic Cuisine


- Mark Fischetti - Tornadoes in 2011 Set Deadly Records


- Larry Greenemeier - 1.4-Meter Organic LED TV Sets to Be Unveiled at Consumer Tech Extravaganza



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