On Sunday, I participated in a panel discussion of the ENCODE project and issues related to it, with the folks from ScienceSunday via Google+ Hangouts. Ian Bosdet and I joined hosts Rajini Rao, Buddhini Samarasinghe, and Scott Lewis. to talk about ENCODE and make it accessible to those without a decade of post-graduate training in genomics If you have a spare 78 minutes, the discussion can be viewed on YouTube.
notice boardGet science-y gifts from Michele at the DC Downtown Holiday Market from 5-8 December (Artmonger Inc at Booth #38).
At Pacific Standard, Mike explains how microbes in your armpit are making your pheromones.
Science for The People talks with the Allen Hornblum about the use of children in medical research in the US.
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