The Blog Pick of the Month is a monthly award given for the best (well, they don’t actually say best, but I’ll assume) blog post covering a story from PLoS ONE and aggregated in (There are several such posts each month.)

This is considered one of the most prestigious awards on the entire Internet. (If you area blogger, please remember, YOU can get one of these awards!)

Anyway, the June Award goes to … (drum roll) …



For This Post
, which was about this PLoS ONE paper.


  1. #1 Mike Haubrich, FCD
    July 1, 2010

    Yea! Yay! Huzzah! w00t! I liked this post when I first read it.

  2. #2 Comrade PhysioProf
    July 1, 2010

    I bet you didn’t know that pizza was invented at Pompeii when the people were running away from the eruption, and they didn’t have time to make a regular meal. I know this is true; I read it on a placemat.

  3. #3 Constance
    July 1, 2010

    Does almost 2,000 of time make the insensitivity of that remark OK?

  4. #4 Glendon Mellow
    July 1, 2010

    Cool! Congratulations!

  5. #5 Greg Laden
    July 1, 2010

    I get a tee-shirt

  6. #6 NewEnglandBob
    July 1, 2010

    Congratulations. I hope the T-shirt says “I am a BFD”.