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Links 12/21/14

Links for you. Science: What happens when a very good political science journal checks the statistical code of its submissions? (this probably applies to a lot of fields. Just saying) Climate change is threatening the existence of the world’s most … Continue reading

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Links 12/20/14

Links for you. Science: aRrgh: a newcomer’s (angry) guide to R NIH ends longitudinal children’s study: Budget and management problems sink plan to follow 100,000 children from birth to adulthood. The flu shot isn’t a good match this year. Is … Continue reading

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Links 12/19/14

Links for you. Science: Deep Intellect: Inside the mind of the octopus The Raw-Milk Deal: Pure-food worshippers put their health at risk—especially when they drink unpasteurized milk Oversold prenatal tests spur some to choose abortions (but any FDA regulation of … Continue reading

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Links 12/18/14

A Guide to the Perplexed about Hanukah. Now, some links for you. Science: The “whole point” of Supplementary Data Three Cheers for the Pom Pom Crab! An Evolutionary Battle Against Bacteria New research reveals how orcas attack baleen whales, and … Continue reading

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Links 12/16/14

Links for you. Science: Why all research findings are false (interesting) Risky medicine: Misunderstanding risk factors has led to massive overtreatment of diseases people don’t have and probably never will The Caterpillar Defense The Power of a Press Release Torture: … Continue reading

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Links 12/15/14

Links for you. Science: Scientists Are Not That Smart Abortions in Medical Settings Rarely Have Major Complications How to scare off the biggest pest in the world Science funding in 2015 (increase well below the inflation rate. WHEEEE!!!!) Once more … Continue reading

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Links 12/14/14

Links for you. Science: Vani Hari, a.k.a. “The Food Babe,” finally responds to critics No, really: There is a scientific explanation for the parting of the Red Sea in Exodus Meet the coconut crab: a land crab so big and … Continue reading

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