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Links 10/29/14

Links for you. Science: A Poop Bank in Massachusetts Will Pay You $40 Every Day Salamander Shindig Appears On Front Doorstep, Shocks Homeowner How the Right-Wing Media Smeared a Science Project Bowling Alone Public transit does spread diseases. But Ebola … Continue reading

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Links 10/28/14

Links for you. Science: Barnacle goose freefall Ebola Has Come to New York. Here Are 6 Reasons Not to Freak Out, According to an Expert US midterm elections offer little hope for science: November vote is unlikely to break a … Continue reading

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Links 10/27/14

Links for you. Science: Sorry, Cat Haters, Science Isn’t On Your Side What if NSF preproposals WERE the proposals? Reef sharks may already be adapted for climate change Viral-research moratorium called too broad: Us government ban on research into enhanced … Continue reading

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Links 10/26/14

Links for you. Science: NIH’s rapid growth has let in a bunch of riff-raff! Did Austerity Bring On the Ebola Crisis? Congress is dissatisfied with NIH’s spending priorities! The Spider Assassin Bash Science with Gay AND Fat-shaming? It’s like a … Continue reading

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Links 10/25/14

Links for you. Science: “The Hot Zone” and the mythos of Ebola (must-read; accessible to non-scientists) Paralysed man Darek Fidyka walks again after pioneering surgery (science rocks) The Ebola Wars: How genomics research can help contain the outbreak. Misunderstood spiders … Continue reading

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Links 10/24/14

Links for you. Science: White House suspends enhanced pathogen research From the comments, on a fusion reactor The evidence on travel bans for diseases like Ebola is clear: they don’t work Ebola: What Should We Do Now? Epidemiologist Larry Brilliant … Continue reading

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Links 10/23/14

Links for you. Science: Congressional Ebola debate invokes PLOS paper Ebola Is Coming. A Travel Ban Won’t Stop Outbreaks In setback for Ebola vaccine, company says work will take longer than hoped Jack the Ripper: Scientists who claims to have … Continue reading

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