A Blog Around The Clock

Archives for March, 2009

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Few men during their lifetime come anywhere near exhausting the resources dwelling within them. There are deep wells of strength that are never used. – Richard Evelyn Byrd

Here are the submissions to date – 64 entries. Please use the submission form to add more of your and other people’s posts: A Blog Around The Clock: Circadian Rhythm of Aggression in Crayfish A Blog Around The Clock: Co-Researching spaces for Freelance Scientists? A Blog Around The Clock: The Shock Value of Science Blogs…

New and Exciting in PLoS ONE

There are 14 new articles in PLoS ONE today. As always, you should rate the articles, post notes and comments and send trackbacks when you blog about the papers. You can now also easily place articles on various social services (CiteULike, Connotea, Stumbleupon, Facebook and Digg) with just one click. Here are my own picks…

Welcome to EveryONE

EveryONE? What’s that? It is the new PLoS ONE community blog: Why a blog and why now? As of March 2009, PLoS ONE, the peer-reviewed open-access journal for all scientific and medical research, has published over 5,000 articles, representing the work of over 30,000 authors and co-authors, and receives over 160,000 unique visitors per month.…

My picks from ScienceDaily

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Well, it’s amazing how time can so softly change your ways and make you look at things that can’t be seen. And how the years that roll by can start you listening not just to what they say, but what they mean. – Michael Nesmith

This week, Carrboro Citizen celebrated its second anniversary. I explained in detail before their model and why I think this is the future of journalism. Now, the Editor, Kirk Ross, gives us the inside story: You can’t be in this business without wondering how much wilder the ride can get. I’ve written about this before,…

Take a look at this picture: It shows the top five journals ordered by the numbers of papers that Mendeley users decided are worth keeping for future reference. The discussion of the meaning of these numbers is here. I sure like that #5 there….

From NC Sea Grant: ….At nearly every fisheries management meeting he attends, Baker hears the same complaint: North Carolina’s recreational fishermen don’t have to account for their catch. Two years ago, during a regional meeting about snapper and grouper, Baker looked down at his hands and finally saw a possible answer: his mobile phone. “I…

So long, and thanks for all the fish

Another tectonic shift just occurred today in the science blogging ecosystem – Chris and Sheril have announced today that they have moved The Intersection from scienceblogs.com to the new digs on Discover (joining the likes of Bad Astronomy, The Loom and Cosmic Variance) at http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/intersection. Adjust your bookmarks/blogrolls/feeds accordingly.