Friday, December 14, 2012

Science of the Week, 12/14/12

Here's a look at some of the most interesting articles on ScienceBlog this week:

Onion soaks up heavy metal

(so, are onion heads head-bangers?)

Weird ice affects stability of Antarctic ice shelf

Did different species of early humans interbreed?

Crowd-sourcing site compiles new sign language for math and science

Face transplantation calls for "reverse craniofacial planning"

Do we live in a computer simulation? Researchers say idea can be tested

Herbal extract works as environmentally friendly battery cathode

A new tool for secret agents--and the rest of us

New theories about black holes: solid and liquid-like

Epigenetics, not genetics, underlines homosexuality

That should keep you busy reading over the weekend. Come back Monday for the first Blog Ring of Power giveaway!

1 comment:

Eric said...

This is so cool. I really like the potential for the "secret agent tools". Thanks for sharing these with us, Sandra!

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