Tagged: respectful insolence

Does science blogging still matter? Yes. Yes, it does. - BioBlog

Alison Campbell Feb 07, 2018

That’s the premise of an article in Nature (Brown & Woolston, 2018), which I discovered via the excellent Debunking Denialism on Facebook (and if that’s not a good example of how various social media are interlinked, I don’t know what is). Since mine is a science blog, obviously I was interested in the Nature narrative. Brown & Woolston believe … Read More

Woo Sites Award Australian the Nobel Prize - Molecular Matters

Michael Edmonds Jun 19, 2011

In January of this year, an article in the New Scientist (1) described the storm of controversy around claims from Nobel laureate Luc Montagnier that DNA can send electromagnetic imprints of itself into distant cells and fluids, effectively describing the “quantum teleportation” of DNA. While many scientists were rightly skeptical about such extraordinary claims, suggesting that DNA contamination was a … Read More