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–A great NYT article on science museums and cabinets of curiosities: This antic miscellany is dizzying. But there are lineaments of sustained conflict in the apparent chaos. Over the last two generations, the science museum has become a place where politics, history and sociology often crowd out physics and the hard sciences. There are museums…

It is no secret that 3 Quarks Daily is one of my favorite blogs. It’s the first blog I told my boyfriend to put on his Google Reader (he’d already added BioE, but still). Which is why I’m overjoyed to announce that 3QD has created its own prize for blogging. It’s called a Quark. Oh,…

PeepEphemera 2009: NightPeeps!

NightPeeps Melissa Harvey (after Edward Hopper) It’s that time of year again! As I roasted blue Easter Peeps over the gas stove yesterday, I eagerly awaited this year’s collection of Peep dioramas from the Washington Post – and here they are! View the complete Peeps Show here. Be sure to check out “Double Peep Strike”…

Rumor has it there’s going to be a no-holds-barred culinary throwdown here at Scienceblogs in honor of Pi Day. Personally, I need little excuse to make a pie. And the staffer needs little excuse to eat pie – particularly pecan pie. So here is my entry. . . .the “Yes, PeCan” Pi.