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Saturday Shillery: Paulas Choice

If you know me, I have raved about these products for a long time, just to my friends. But I thought it was high time Paulas Choice got its own shillery post. Over the past couple of years, people in the skeptic community have mentioned wanting skepticism to branch out into ‘lady topics’, like encouraging…

Imagine a book I would write. On viruses (what else?). Now, instead of it sounding like it was written by a chimpanzee who learned English from watching ‘Waynes World’ and ‘Waynes World 2′ on a loop + 4chan, imagine it was written by an articulate, science-literate human. That is ‘A Planet of Viruses‘, Carl Zimmers…

Saturday Shillery: Goody Spin Pins

Lets say you are a super hero. You are in cognito at this huge fancy party the Mayor is throwing, and you get word that one of the party guests is really a mad scientist/evil genius whos about to do something really mad/evil. You can stop them, but the mad scientist/evil genius is in cognito…

Saturday Shillery: Quaker Oats

Here at SciBlogs, there are apparently very specific rules we have to follow for shillery. Scientists writing about their presentations and conferences, radio programs, debates, books, etc: GOOD Science ‘journalists’ writing about their books, appearances/signings, TV shows, movies: GOOD Mark CC writing about Google and Google products: GOOD Pepsi scientists writing about the science of…