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Archives for February, 2010

I arrived in San Diego on Thursday night and checked in my hotel that was 6 miles away, almost in Mexico – I could see the lights of Tijuana from the hotel. I had to take a cab each morning and evening. On Friday morning, I got up bright and early and came to the…

Welcome the newest SciBling!

Go say Hi to the newest addition to Scienceblogs.com, Claire L. Evans at Universe. Check out the archives of Claire’s old blogs Universe and Space Canon. Lots of Science Fiction!!!!

How does a journalist figure out ‘which scientists to trust’? Saturday, January 16 at 3:15 – 4:20pm D. How does a journalist figure out “which scientists to trust”? – Christine Ottery and Connie St Louis Description: We will talk about how science journalists can know which scientists to trust based on a blogpost by Christine…

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A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life. – Charles Robert Darwin

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“I didn’t attend the funeral, but I sent a nice letter saying I approved of it.” – Mark Twain

AAAS 2010 meeting – quick update

AAAS meeting is in full swing. Follow hashtag #AAAS10 on Twitter. My session is tomorrow at 8:30am. It will be recorded, I think, so you’ll be able to see it in a day or two after. Sorry for no (live)blogging but there is no online access in the convention center…. I will wait until I…

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I’ve developed a new philosophy: I only dread one day at a time. – Charles Monroe Schulz

Michael Specter Keynote, end and Q&A

New and Exciting in PLoS ONE

Yup, traveling, but still manged to take a quick look at what’s new 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, Mendeley, Connotea, Stumbleupon, Facebook and Digg)…

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“Thank you for sending me a copy of your book; I’ll waste no time reading it.” – Moses Hadas