Growing meaty fish [Life Lines]

Source: http://scienceblogs.com/lifelines/2017/02/27/growing-meaty-fish/ Image of a gilthead sea bream by Roberto Pillon Рvia Wikimedia Commons Similar to humans, muscle growth in fish is increased with exercise. Unlike humans, however, teleost fish are able to...

Who were those masked men? [Stoat]

Source: http://scienceblogs.com/stoat/2017/02/27/who-were-those-masked-men/ Or, as John Abraham puts it in the Graun, Just who are these 300 ‘scientists’ telling Trump to burn the climate? It appears that long-term union man Lindzen has been organising...

Ellison vs. Perez [Greg Laden's Blog]

Source: http://scienceblogs.com/gregladen/2017/02/23/ellison-vs-perez/ Which one are you for? I’ll take either. At first I didn’t want Ellison to leave MN05, but if he does, and he should if he is DNC chair, we have some excellent replacements lined up,...

Ben Santer on Seth Myers [Greg Laden's Blog]

Source: http://scienceblogs.com/gregladen/2017/02/23/ben-santer-on-seth-myers/ Via Media Matters of America. Very interesting segment. Santer talks about what is is like to be a rogue scientist in a Donald Trump administration. http://mediamatters.org/embed/215432 The...