Weekly Science Blog Roundup

By Melissa Lafsky | April 25, 2008 1:30 pm

roundup• Terra Sigillata takes on the “Are there too many female doctors?” debate.

• Wired brings us this video that turns an interview with Yearning for Zion Ranch wives into a “weirdo dance-music mashup”—though it’s hard to get much weirder than the original interview.

• We’ve covered how useful dogs are as drug sniffers. So why not take the best noses around and clone them? (Along with the rest of the dog, that is.)

• Framing Science offers an analysis of the controversial cover for Time magazine’s global warming issue, as well as the debate surrounding it.

• Tom Simonite at New Scientist asks: Will a tanking economy in real life lead to a booming economy in Second Life?

• Feeling secure in your mastery of the universe? Take John Tierney’s three-question astronomy quiz. (Answers here.)

CATEGORIZED UNDER: Blog Roundup
  • http://www.truevisionmicroscopes.com Microscopes

    Great Horses on the photos, i like this blog its great. Keep up the Good work.

NEW ON DISCOVER
OPEN
CITIZEN SCIENCE
ADVERTISEMENT

Discover's Newsletter

Sign up to get the latest science news delivered weekly right to your inbox!

Discoblog

Quirky, funny, and surprising science news from the edge of the known universe.
ADVERTISEMENT

See More

ADVERTISEMENT
Collapse bottom bar
+

Login to your Account

X
E-mail address:
Password:
Remember me
Forgot your password?
No problem. Click here to have it e-mailed to you.

Not Registered Yet?

Register now for FREE. Registration only takes a few minutes to complete. Register now »