Totally copying Chris’ idea, let me do this experiment – put here the choice links that I posted on Twitter over the past week. Does not include links I “Liked” on FriendFeed or Facebook, just links I tweeted or retweeted over the last seven days, roughly in chronological order:
Michelle Malkin and the anatomy of the 2 million protester lie
Blogs & Clouds — The Real-time Web Takes Another Step Forward
What Is Socialism in 2009?
Defying Gravity (but not the unforgiving reality of the television market)
Book Review: Islands in the Cosmos
In a Shark’s Tooth, a New Family Tree
One Injury, 10 Countries: A Journey in Health Care
Information-rich and attention-poor
New Outlet for Sharing Science
‘New Media Medicine’ at MIT
Voice chat coming to Facebook
Sen. Snowe and the Mad Biologist’s Rule of Base Ten Numbers
Peer Review Failure?
They Should Have Called It ‘Darwin: The Revengination’
re: Cycling | Society for Menstrual Cycle Research Blog
Freedom of Information: what’s in it for researchers? (and Daleks). Workshop, Glasgow, UK, 14th September 2009
Nieman Reports on Journalism and Social Media
JHU Student Killed Intruder With Sword Hours After Burglary and Sword-wielding Hopkins student kills intruder, neighbors react
Mainstream Media Miss the Point of Participatory Journalism
Are We Drowning Our Young Scientists in Paperwork? A ScienceInsider Conversation
Mobile app sees science go global
Dog Origins, DNA & Identity, Medical Isotope Shortage (podcast)
Science & Fiction (podcast)
What is the scientific paper? 2: What’s wrong?
Cracking the Spine of Libel
Liking Apps Dot Gov, Loving Kundra
It’s the Editor, Stupid
Unlucky sea ducks: stranded shorebirds
‘We figured out during the case that it was saying hamburger’
Lessons for Science Envoys and A Universal Truth
Frank Schaeffer: GOP sub-culture is ‘a fifth column of insanity (video)
We’re Number 37 (video)
NewsFAIL, because journalism isn’t dying fast enough (the funny blog of the week)
The next level of student engagement: Open Access Week and beyond
Pachyderms exhibit at NC Zoo gets Association of Zoos and Aquariums award
Two-way Communication Between Common Biological Pathways And Body’s Daily Clock
Is multitasking unethical?
GROUP TO PROTEST SOCIALIZED FIRE CARE – “FLAMER” MOVEMENT TO PROTEST AT LIBRARIES NATIONWIDE (yes, it’s satire)
Burglar leaves his Facebook page on victim’s computer
‘Lessons I’ve Learned’ from distortions of PLoS One Energy Sprawl report
Zero Tolerance, Zero Effect, Says Expert
The Long Table – Inaugural event: Sept 20 at 3CUPS
Is Futurity the Future?
A New Horizon for the News
Report a bad doctor to the authorities, go to jail?
On vampires and ways of knowing and In Which I Disagree with Jerry Coyne and More on religion, literature, and vampires and Defining terms and A brief note on analogies, all by Josh Rosenau and responses: Ways of Knowing and Using Analogies on the Internet Is Like Doing a Really Futile Thing.
Does Anyone Read Our Papers?
fMRI Gets Slap in the Face with a Dead Fish
2 CJR articles, Research, Not Relations… and Science Needs a Storyline, each wrong in its own way.
Your News Content Is Worth Zero to Digital Consumers
That’s an odd place for a mouse to hide…
H1N1 Rap by Dr. Clarke (video)
Craig Venter is on a boat (video)
Change Congress holds Mike Ross accountable (video)
NextBio is giving out $500 travel grants 4 grad students 2 attend the conference of their choice
The Purposes and Problems of (teaching) Labs
Fine-touch pressure thresholds in the adult penis
Twitteleh: Twitter for Your Jewish Mother [Parody Video]
Science reporting: is it good for you?
I love article level metrics at PLOS. LOVE them.
Oklahoma high-schoolers fail civics (video)
Demystifying Clinical Trials: Q&A with Sandy Kennedy of Quintiles Transnational
Newspapers get the kind of communities they deserve
Eyetracking points the way to effective news article design
Why I’ll be getting my kids their flu vaccines
Open Access, PLoS article level metrics part of syllabus for PhD course at Uni Hyderabad
Soviet version of Winnie the Pooh (1971 – video)
Author of Time’s Beck profile digs a deeper hole
For Better Social News Times, Make It The Twitter Times
North Carolina State Archives’ photostream
The social thermometer: Temperature affects how we perceive relationships
Friday Weird Science: the malleable prosthesis
Why Do We Sleep?
Where Does Sex Live in the Brain? From Top to Bottom.
Inviting The World To Dinner
Arctic Geese Skip Migration as Planet Warms
Newsroom-less journalism in a coffee shop or similar place: Q&A with Brian Russell of Carrboro Creative Coworking