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Links 8/30/14

Links for you. Science: Information Aversion It’s going to take a lot more ice buckets to fill the NIH funding gap California Trees Nailed As The Source Of Mystery Infections (paper here) Dash of Salt Does No Harm. Extremes Are … Continue reading

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Links 8/29/14

Links for you. Science: Genome Workbench 2.8.0 released Defining the Estimated Core Genome of Bacterial Populations Using a Bayesian Decision Model The Ice Bucket Challenge Has Raised More Than $13 Million — Meanwhile, Medical Research Has Been Cut By Billions … Continue reading

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Links 8/28/14

Links for you. Science: Removing Antibiotics from Meat Production: The Market is Leading the Way Transit Commuters Have Less Body Fat Than Those Who Drive to Work (original study here) Plant-made drugs could be the future Turns Out the U.S. … Continue reading

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Links 8/27/14

Links for you. Science: You came so close, Nature Editorial staff. (excellent) On Genetics and Human Behavioral Biology Cities Are Making Spiders Grow Bigger and Multiply Faster Velella velellas Other: The Boy In The Street (must-read) Ferguson needs the empathy … Continue reading

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Links 8/26/14

Links for you. Science: Let’s Not Talk About Sex What Makes People Look Like Their Pets? The eyes are a window to the ego. The Problem with G.M.O. Labels African elephant numbers collapsing: Long-awaited study suggests that many of the … Continue reading

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Links 8/25/14

Links for you. Science: Microbiome science needs a healthy dose of scepticism (must-read) Echoes of the Past: Hereditarianism and A Troublesome Inheritance Blood Test That Allegedly Predicts Suicide Risk Only Looks Promising in the Media, Not in Science Why States … Continue reading

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Links 8/24/14

Links for you. Science: BLS4 entry/exit procedures Reducing Whole-Genome Data Storage Footprint ‘We Are Going For Change': A Conversation With 23andMe CEO Anne Wojcicki AAAS – Blocking Access to the Scientific Literature Even When They Say It Is “Free” Other: … Continue reading

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