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Jan 11, 2011 02:30 PM ET // John D. Cox
Great new -- free -- earth science software applications for the iPad and iPhone-iPod Touch have been developed by scientists and software engineers at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory at Columbia University.
Jan 15, 2010 03:51 PM ET // Sarah Dowdey
If you're interested in trying your hand at scientific publication, you might want to check out the Open Dinosaur Project. The venture harnesses the research powers of a crowd in order to compile a database of dinosaur limb bone measurements. And yes, when the data is compiled, put into a pape...
Feb 8, 2010 10:54 AM ET // Jorge Ribas
If this is your first exposure to the Friday News Feedbag...we're glad to have you in the club. Welcome to Feedbag Nation, which stems from our weekly science news podcast that you can subscribe to here on iTunes and chat with fellow Feedbaggers on Facebook. Once you listen to the show, please vote...
Apr 20, 2012 11:25 AM ET // Sarah Simpson
Just in time for Earth Day, the Princeton Review has released its 2012 Guide to Green Colleges. The 232-page guide is the only free, comprehensive guide to green colleges that is updated annually.
Sep 28, 2009 09:53 AM ET // Michael Reilly
In 1980, Carl Sagan's "Cosmos" series changed the world of popular science. The 14-part series is a tour de force of the stars, but woven into Sagan's poetic presentation on the wonders of the universe is a deep and abiding insight into the nature of human thought, behavior, and society. ...
Oct 1, 2009 12:34 AM ET // Michael Reilly
This is just plain cool. This website has a list of dinosaur books dating back to the late 19th century. And yeah, they're illustrated. I just cruised through these, fairly giddy with geeky glee. I will go back because there are many I've missed, and I encourage you to do the same. But fi...