Girls are Geeks has a few things to visit in Japan, if you happen to find yourself there.
Small Pond Science looks at whether you can do research on model organisms successfully while working at a teaching institution. He also looks at where offices and labs should be.
I spent a lot of time in the last couple of weeks actively trying to spread some science about crustacean nociception / “pain” on social media. This was prompted by this blog entry at Nature News, where I commented. Also left some comments at Peaceful Dumpling, which also covered crustacean pain.
Dr. Isis takes on an editorial about peer review.