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Carnival of Evolution

The 22nd edition of the Carnival of Evolution has been published at Beetles in the Bush, and it includes several pieces that I wrote! So be sure to go there, read, enjoy and — most important of all — provide feedback to the blog writers who spend their precious free time reading and writing about…

tags: writer’s block, psychology, abnormal psychology, cognitive psychology, writing, publishing, career, publish or perish, researchblogging.org,peer-reviewed research, peer-reviewed paper, journal club

tags: Scientia Pro Publica, Science for the People, biology, evolution, medicine, earth science, behavioral ecology, chemistry, physics, astronomy, blog carnival Image: wemidji (Jacques Marcoux). Nam et ipsa scientia potestas est (And thus knowledge itself is power) — Sir Francis Bacon. Welcome to the 21st edition of Scientia Pro Publica, the blog carnival devoted to nurturing…

I have been pinching myself for the past three weeks for two reasons: first I have good news to share with you and second, I was afraid that my good news was a dream that I’d awaken from.

I have an announcement and a request for your assistance. First, I have been offered my own column in the Avicultural Society of America Avicultural Bulletin and because I am a perpetual blabbermouth when it comes to birds and science, I accepted. Yay, me! However, I have a dilemma that perhaps you can help with:…

I thought I’d mention the upcoming Science Blog writing discussion that is scheduled for Tuesday, 1 October, at Manhattan’s Apple Store in Soho. This isa panel that will discuss the value of a blog to communicating with the public about one’s research. The panel will be moderated by Katherine Sharpe and, along with me, includes…

tags: blog carnivals, Writers from Across the Blogosphere The February issue of Writers Across the Blogosphere is now available for you to read. This is probably the largest blog carnival that I contribute to, and it’s likely the largest blog carnival out there, too — and it celebrates good writing! And since having a high…

tags: Writers from across the blogosphere, blog carnivals The latest edition of the Writers From Across The Blogosphere Carnival is now available for your reading pleasure. They included a few things that I’ve written, along with a mountain of other contributions that you are sure to enjoy.

tags: books, writing, writers from across the blogosphere, blog carnivals The most recent edition of Writers from Across the Blogosphere Carnival is now available for you to read and enjoy.

Open Laboratory 2007: I’m In!

tags: books, Open Laboratory I just wanted to let you know that the book, Open Laboratory 2007: The Best Science Blog Writing of 2007 is now in production, and one of my submissions will be included in the book.