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August 27, 2014

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4:32 AM | #Brain article of interest: Wii Balance Board induces changes in brains of people with multiple sclerosis
From Neuroscience News -- ScienceDailyRead the full article here-> http://ift.tt/1vODHvN
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4:32 AM | #Brain article of interest: Train your heart to protect your mind
From Neuroscience News -- ScienceDailyRead the full article here-> http://ift.tt/1vODKb3

August 26, 2014

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5:49 PM | Agroecosystems, Illustrated
I didn’t set out to draw science comics; I wanted to be an all-around science communicator. I just happened to find my voice with comics. But lately I’ve been wanting to do more–I... -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

August 25, 2014

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7:33 PM | SciArt Destinations: The Paleolithic Caves of Cantabria, Spain
Think of the last time you were in the presence of something really old. Was it a cherished possession of one of your family members? Was it a used book or antique that spoke to you from a dusty... -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

August 24, 2014

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5:23 PM | Boophis Scaiku
from Ankarafa Forest it comes calling with trill and two-pulse click   green, with bright red specks the new tree frog species is alas near extinct H/T to “Bristol student finds new species of tree frog“ Related articles Beautiful New … Continue reading →

August 15, 2014

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2:11 PM | #Brain article of interest: Brain 'switchboard' found, important in attention, sleep
From Neuroscience News -- ScienceDailyRead the full article here-> http://ift.tt/1rABwJG

August 10, 2014

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1:21 PM | Midas se (Vler)Muis
H/T to the new golden bat species, Myotis midastactus!

August 08, 2014

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6:36 PM | Graphic Guides to Ebola from the Epicenter and Abroad
The Ebola outbreak in Western Africa continues to make the news as more cases are reported and casualties rise. A common thread in reporting is the difficulty in communicating accurate information to... -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
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1:43 PM | Lidia Badarnah: 'La Naturaleza es una enorme fuente de soluciones'
Lidia Badarnah es Postdoctoral Research Fellow en el programa de Building Technology del Instituto Tecnológico de Massachusetts (MIT). Nacida en Israel, Bardarnah obtuvo su grado doctoral (Ph.D) en Biomimesis en la Arquitectura de Delft University of Technology en Holanda. Ella se especializa en estrategias de diseño inspiradas por biología para la adaptación de las fachadas de las edificaciones a […]
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11:36 AM | #Brain article of interest: Exploring the conscious (and unconscious) brain in every day life
From Scope BlogRead the full article here-> http://ift.tt/1sEhfEC
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11:35 AM | #Brain article of interest: Lego Looks to Encourage Girls to Pursue Science With New Set
From Advertising & BrandingRead the full article here-> http://ift.tt/X2rKXV

August 04, 2014

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10:07 PM | The Marvelous Flying Sauropods of Puttapipat
There are two kinds of illustrators. Those, like myself who bend fine art and other forms into the service of illustration – and then there are illustrators like Niroot Puttapipat (a.k.a.... -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
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6:12 PM | #Brain article of interest: The Neuroscience Of Emoticons
From Co.DesignRead the full article here-> http://ift.tt/1v1pmPS
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2:00 PM | Essential Social Media Sites for Science Illustrators
During my recent talk at the AMI conference about social media and illustration, I skimmed this slide near the end. Talks were intended to be 20 minutes long and I don’t like to rehearse too... -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

August 03, 2014

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12:06 PM | Pinch of Pigment: Ultramarine
The Virgin in Prayer, 1640-50, by Sassoferrato. {link url=”http://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/paintings/sassoferrato-the-virgin-in-prayer”}National Gallery{/link}, UK. When I write these... -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

August 02, 2014

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3:00 PM | Glimpse of Smallpox
Smallpox.Extinction brought to you by all the hard efforts of research and vaccination.CM Doran 2013: Preserved foot of smallpox victim atNational Museum of Health and Medicine;Silver Spring, Maryland

July 31, 2014

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3:27 PM | #Brain article of interest: Reward and Punishment in the Brain
From NeuroLogica BlogRead the full article here-> http://ift.tt/UIhu53
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10:37 AM | How To Talk To a Roomful of Artists Who Are Better Than You
This past weekend I participated in the Association of Medical Illustrators annual meeting (hashtag #AMI2014), held with the hospitality of the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, USA. Here are my... -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

July 29, 2014

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3:00 PM | Why Isn’t More Botanical Art Like This?
Botanical art has some conventions that have helped the practice remain accurate and disciplined: portions of the plants painted in isolation on white backgrounds; often 1:1 in size with the real... -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
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