Here’s a summmary of some posts from nature.com staff blogs over the past month or so that might be of interest to scientists as authors, communicators and peer reviewers:
In the Field: Reports from the World Science Festival in New York.
The Great Beyond: Scientists strike back at pseudoscience.
Methagora: Nature Methods top downloads for May.
The Great Beyond: New element needs a name.
Indigenus: Western concerns about climate don’t help vulnerable populations.
Sceptical Chymist: end of the cookbook laboratory.
Methagora: Cover error?
The Niche: Stem cell trial to go ahead in India.
In the Field: Following the Apollo 11 moon landing in real-time – 40 years on, and reporting on the World Conference of Science Journalists.
The Niche: Chief scientific officer leaves regenerative medicine intsitute.
Climate Feedback: Reporting the 2009 Lindau Nobel Laureate meeting.
Sceptical Chymist: Blogging and Twittering from the 2009 Lindau Nobel Laureate meeting.
Nascent: “I am not a scientist, I am a number”.