chronic pain, culture, evolution, immunology
Book excerpt from The Wisdom of Birds
Tim Birkhead | Mar 1, 2011
In Chapter 9, “Darwin in Denial,” author Tim Birkhead explains how Darwin’s failure to recognize avian female promiscuity resulted in a century of misconceptions about sexual selection
Capsule Reviews
Bob Grant | Mar 1, 2011
Asleep, The Restless Plant, Genetics of Original Sin, Disease Maps
Top 7 From F1000
N/A | Mar 1, 2011
A snapshot of the highest-ranked articles from a 30-day period on Faculty of 1000
Opening a Can of Worms
Bob Grant | Feb 1, 2011
A father’s determination to help his son resulted in an experimental treatment for autism that uses roundworms to modulate inflammatory immune responses. Can the worms be used to treat other diseases?
The Worm Crew
Bob Grant | Feb 1, 2011
Meet the people behind studies that use nematodes to treat inflammatory diseases. 
Parasites Unite!
Cristina Luiggi | Feb 1, 2011
Gabriele Sorci discusses how invaders can band together to more effectively infect hosts.
Losers Fight Back
Richard P. Grant | Feb 1, 2011
Editor's choice in developmental biology
Speaking of Science
Not cited | Feb 1, 2011
February 2011's selection of notable quotes
Book excerpt from Everyday Practice of Science
Frederick Grinnell | Feb 1, 2011
In Chapter 3, “Credibility: Validating Discovery Claims,” author Frederick Grinnell details the difficulty in making discoveries that buck current scientific paradigms.
The Evolution of Credibility
Frederick Grinnell | Feb 1, 2011
The winding path that an interesting result takes to become a bona fide discovery is just one of the topics covered in this new book on the practice of science.