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I’m Nobody – Who Are You?

Ed Yong has started a “who the heck are you, dear reader?!?!” meme that is floating around with my Sciblngs. If you haven’t already visited a thousand other blogs and read it a million times, here’s what he posted: 1) Tell me about you. Who are you? Do you have a background in science? If…

Tentative Blogging ReStart

If you’ve seen this post over at Isis’s place, you have already read this: A few minutes ago I received this email from the Overlords: Hi Isis, As far as I can tell they finally corrected it- they halted all ads from that network. I haven’t seen any bad ads last night or this morning…

Following Isis’s Lead…

While I’ve been away from the blogiverse, it appears that you’ve had the misfortune to be treated to all manner of disgusting ads popping up here at ScienceBlogs. Mail Order Brides, Naughty Singles, and I don’t know what all else. Isis has some details here. She says: …if you’ve been visiting me for any length…

Delays, Delays

Hi folks. I had kind of a rough visit home to mom at the end of last week/weekend that took a lot out of me, followed by several days in a row of pretty bad migraines. I had hoped to post my next Gender Knot installment today but it just ain’t happening. Rather than promise…

Next Gender Knot Post Will Be Next Week

Hi all…just wanted to let you know that I am planning to do the first post for Chapter 2 of The Gender Knot sometime next week, probably mid-week. I have the new edition of the book and have been reading but there’s a lot of stuff going on with mine and Mr. Z’s family this…

Kim at All of My Faults Are Stress Related asks: I’ve got a question for women readers, especially those in the geosciences, environmental sciences, or field sciences: what do you get out of reading blogs? And if you have a blog yourself, what do you get out of writing it? I’m asking because there’s a…

Update on Gender Knot Post Due Today

I promised you the first post on The Gender Knot today, and I still plan to get it up today if at all possible. My plan had been to work on it Monday and Tuesday but most of those days I was plagued with headache and it was difficult to concentrate on writing. So, it’s…

Comment Problems?

UPDATE: There still seem to be some comment problems. Two entries, at least, are missing most of their comments and when I tried to test comment on one of them, the comment landed on another entry. Trying to get it fixed… (10:20 pm Fri. evening) UPDATE: Hopefully the borked comments problem is fixed now. Some…

Well, that’s quite a vigorous discussion we’ve all been having these past few days over proto-feminist d00ds, no? I am grateful to you all for your participation and for the many good suggestions made to help proto-feminist d00ds along the path of growth. In case some of you missed it, Comrade Physioprof offered his own…

The next edition of Scientiae, the carnival in support of women in STEM, will be hosted by Alice and Sciencewoman on their Sciencewomen blog during the first week of June. The theme for the carnival will be Moving Forward, and you can find details about the carnival, ideas for submissions, etc. by checking out this…