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Bad science press release of the week: UC Merced on Circadian clocks in bacteria

An ecosystem in my house? Yes indeed. And with microbes too. #BostonGlobe #microBEnet

Twisted tree of life award #11: National Geographic for emphasizing Five Kingdoms & no Bacteria/Archaea

Bacteria & archaea don't get no respect from interesting but flawed #PLoSBio paper on # of species on the planet

So psyched. Got my new artwork from @artologica .... Even better than I imagined from web pics

I'd like some open science please

Get to know Jack & the story behind the paper by @gilbertjacka "Defining seasonal marine microbial community dynamics"

Wow - back to the past with the AMCAS medical school application letter writing system

Some recent posts (of mine) from http:microbe.net on microbes of the built environment that may be of interest

Open Parkinson's - Parkinson's UK pushing (and funding) openness #brilliant

Single annual cycle for the National Science Foundation's MCB, DEB and IOS Divisions.

More fun with Mendeley plug ins for reference management #thingsIshouldhaveknownabout

What is in a name? A case study of genomic epidemiology w/ Bacillus cereus and Bacillus anthracis

Finally updated my blog template after, oh, five years

Open Parkinson's - need for more progress on Open Access for papers on Parkinson's

Fun with marketing #numerology

Hydrogen as a fuel? No this is not about cars, this is about animals and their symbionts in the deep sea

Organic farming and antibiotic resistant bacteria:

Uggh: "Barcoding" researchers keep ignoring microbes and history #antimicrobiites #annoying

New paper from my lab (& the Facciotti lab): Mauve Assembly Metrics #Halophiles #Genomics