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Making a Case for Social Media
Making a Case for Social Media
Erin Weeks | Sep 11, 2013
Twitter can help scientists build networks, develop ideas, and spread their work, report says.
Fly-Wrangling and Undesirable Snacks
Fly-Wrangling and Undesirable Snacks
Kate Yandell | Sep 3, 2013
A humorous Twitter hashtag helps paint a picture of what science initiation rituals might look like.
Week in Review, July 1–5
Week in Review, July 1–5
Jef Akst | Jul 5, 2013
Fraudulent journal editor?; fat cells detect temp, generate heat; the importance of social media in science communication; functional livers from iPSCs; antibiotics damage mitochondria
Opinion: Tweeting to the Top
Opinion: Tweeting to the Top
Sara K. Yeo et al. | Jul 2, 2013
The lines between scholarly and traditional forms of popular communication are fading, and scientists need to take advantage.
Website Tracks Happiness Using Twitter
Website Tracks Happiness Using Twitter
Kate Yandell | May 1, 2013
The day of the Boston Marathon bombings scored lower on the index than any other day since measurements began nearly 5 years ago.
Overly Honest Methods
Overly Honest Methods
Beth Marie Mole | Jan 10, 2013
A trending hashtag on Twitter lets researchers reveal the lighter side of scientific methodology.
@Pharma Branching Out
Hayley Dunning | Jun 11, 2012
More than half of pharmaceutical companies on Twitter use more than one handle.
Social Media for Epidemiology?
Sabrina Richards | Feb 14, 2012
Epidemiologists consider how social media could be harnessed to predict disease outbreaks.