Links for you. Science:
NCBI working on SAM output from BLAST+
Shark Week is upon us. And as a shark scientist, I both love and hate it.
Andrew Wakefield is apparently a legimite source of vaccine info at University of Toronto
WGS accurately predicts antimicrobial resistance in Escherichia coli. (not sure if article is open access, but here’s the journal link)
There Are Things That Erode Public Trust in Science. Primordial Gravity Waves Aren’t One of Them.
My (blank) lab alumni page
Powerless in the Face of White Supremacy and a Gun (must-read; guns make you stupid)
This is What Happened When an Australian City Gave Trees Email Addresses (the amazing part is that they’re tracking every tree)
Bostonians are known for their love of roast beef?
Congress votes to ban Confederate flag from federal cemeteries
How to Overcome the Midday Slump
Time Warner Forced to Pay Woman $229,500 for 153 Mistaken Robocalls
Same-sex marriage is still illegal for many Native Americans
Krakauer’s Missoula and the scrutiny of reporters who cover rape
Jeb’s Ed Backers Revealed
There Is No Republican Party Worth Talking About: The Debates
The Every Child Achieves Act and why I support it
A Charter Teacher, Fired for Trying to Organize a Union
Dear men: It is never ever ever okay to hit a woman and no one should have to tell you that