Monthly Archives: April 2016

Links 4/27/16

Links for you. Science: The Rube Goldberg Experiment of Hiring Under Represented Minorities and Harassment of Women in STEM Must End Tempted to follow that celebrity health trend? Check with this guy first The End of the Line for the … Continue reading

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Window Figures

Observed on Westminster Street NW, between 10th and 11th, Shaw, D.C.:

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Centrists, Trade, And Supposed Lack Of Agency

To the ‘economic left‘, this hardly comes as a surprise (boldface mine): But research to be unveiled this week by four leading academic economists suggests that the damage to manufacturing jobs from a sharp acceleration in globalization since the turn … Continue reading

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Links 4/26/16

Links for you. Science: Addiction is a learning disorder: Why the war on drugs is useless, AA undermines treatment, and addiction studies can learn a lot from autism Making things besides journal articles available NIH Grant Lottery NIA paylines and … Continue reading

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Where The Wild Things Are

In D.C., they appear to be on S Street, between 18th and 19th, Dupont Circle:

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Just As We’re Getting Good At Genomic Surveillance…

…we run into a problem. From Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (what you don’t read it? Loser. Boldface mine): To evaluate progress toward prevention of enteric and foodborne illnesses in the United States, the Foodborne Diseases Active Surveillance Network (FoodNet) … Continue reading

Posted in Genomics, Public Health

Links 4/25/16

Links for you. Science: Another Elizabethkingia outbreak ‘And then we wept’: Scientists say 93 percent of the Great Barrier Reef now bleached Abortion is more humane than child neglect (note: not about abortion) Teaching Neuroscience in Prison Why Neanderthals Likely … Continue reading

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