- From Orwell to Kafka, Markov to Doctorow: Understanding Big Data through Metaphors at is nerd by Vasudevan Mukunth
- A fortnight ago a biologist in Switzerland (Eduardo Moreno) at biochemistri.es
- Battle of the Nobel Laureates at Starts With A Bang! — Medium by Paul Halpern
- Is NSF's postdoc mentoring plan actually doing anything? at Prof-Like Substance
- The problem of "pointing" in modern journalism at Neurobonkers by Simon Oxenham
- Just how plastic is the brain? at BPS Research Digest by David Robson
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