A Chaos of Delight
A very nice essay on GFP, Darwin & bioluminescence at a blog where literary delights meet biology.
Letting Scientists of the Leash
Guest NY Times columnist and bioengineer Stephen Quake calls for a rethinking of how science is funded.
Link between the Nuclear Export of mRNA and Decay
Here’s one for the true molecular biology fanatic.
The link between protein synthesis and mitochondrial degradation: Towards a unified mechanism of aging
And one for the biomedically-inclined molecular biologist.
NCI science writing internships available for recent graduate degree recipients
Just in case you happen to be a grad student and like writing about science.
Emerging Model Organisms for February
Two new model organisms that you might find neato: moss and choanoflagellates.