- The new blogging site Scientopia is worth a browse. I’m keeping one eye on Child’s Play, an interesting new blog about child development research. A little lacking in variety so far, but give it time.
- Symbiosis between salamanders and algae, the only symbiotic relationship known between a vertebrate and a photosynthetic organism.
- In dinosaur news, Torosaurus and Triceratops may well be the same animal.
- I hope Phil Plait’s no-longer-secret project makes it to Australia as quickly as possible.
- From TED talks: a fascinating development in technological mind-reading.
- On Australian politics, this article from the Sex Party raises important issues that I think all Australians should bear in mind at the election this month.
- I’d like to draw your attention to my comments on a blog post about motion sickness, particularly comment #9. I tell an anecdote there that I’ve always considered too miscellaneous to mention here on this blog, but it might interest you. Feel free to take it up in the comments here.