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Links 1/16/19

Links for you. Science: Lake Baikal: how climate change is threatening the world’s oldest, deepest lake Should Evolution Treat Our Microbes as Part of Us? (I’m with Strassman on this) The Apple Watch 4 is an iffy atrial fibrillation detector … Continue reading

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Links 1/6/19

Links for you. Science: Indian technology talent is flocking to Canada Disruptive, disappointing, chaotic: Shutdown upends scientific research The case for “conditional optimism” on climate change Nancy Grace Roman, astronomer celebrated as ‘mother’ of Hubble, dies at 93 The Trump … Continue reading

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In Case You Missed It…

…a week of Mad Biologist links: Trump, The Stereotypical President We’re Going To Forget. Sigh. Christmas Trains A Year Of Ersatz Signing Statements: January Through April A Year Of Ersatz Signing Statements: May Through August A Year Of Ersatz Signing … Continue reading

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Links 12/18/18

Links for you. Science: Study uses rings in teeth to understand the environment Neanderthals faced Monumental Disaster at the Department of the Interior Talent Identification at the limits of Peer Review: an analysis of the EMBO Postdoctoral Fellowships Selection Process … Continue reading

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D.C. Can Hold A Lot More People

Around 800,000 more. It appears D.C. developers want to build more housing–that is, denser housing–in the wealthier parts of Northwest D.C. (aka ‘west of the park’). Needless to say, the remnants of the District’s Republican Party attempted to go full … Continue reading

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Links 11/13/18

Links for you. Science: No, A Study Did Not Find That Cellphones Can Give You Cancer I reviewed all 161 of GOOP’s wellness products for pseudoscience. Here’s what I found. Graduate Student Solves Quantum Verification Problem Closing the High Seas … Continue reading

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Links 11/3/18

Links for you. Science: Where does your recycled plastic go? Perhaps into future highways. The National Zoo’s Naked Mole-Rats Still Have Not Chosen Their Queen With Bugs, You’re Never Home Alone Origin of chocolate shifts 1,400 miles and 1,500 years … Continue reading

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