Science Saturday - this is a wet one!
An ocean-going roly poly? A giant seafaring pill bug? Check it out here. And don't miss the little video!
How does the Deepwater oil spill rank among other famous oil spill disasters? Get some perspective here. Also, for more discussion of the potential impacts of this environmental emergency look here and for solution options: here.
I found this interview with the author of the study fascinating. I hope you will too."A study finds that people making a tough decision may find some solace in washing their hands. Writing this week in the journal Science, researchers report that having test subjects wash their hands after making a difficult decision could reduce 'cognitive dissonance,' the uneasiness that comes from holding two opposing ideas in your mind at the same time."