Weekly Science Blog Roundup

By Nina Bai | October 3, 2008 3:15 pm

Yee-haw! It’s the blog roundup.· Jailbirds for conservation: Britain recruits prisoners to build bird houses and survey threatened species.

· Virgin Galactic rejects $1 million proposal to shoot sex-in-space video on its commercial spacecraft, the WhiteKnightTwo.

· Bikers go green: Honda shrinks the hybrid engine and will offer hybrid motorcycles by 2011.

· Hundreds of exhausted baby penguins are washing up on Brazilian beaches, and scientists don’t know why.

· Put on your thinking cap. No, really.

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