Monday, December 5, 2011
New articles: Rarest of the rare, dogs, sex symbols and graphic novels
First up, two Extinction Countdown articles for Scientific American, both about species on the razor's edge of extinction (one of which might already be gone):
Have You Seen This 'Extinct' Snake? Snapping a Photo of It Alive Could Be Worth $500
Illegal Deforestation Threatens the Last 23 Hainan Gibbons
Mother Nature Network kinda put me on the dog beat last week, with two good stories about dogs. I also got to write about actress Hedy Lamarr and her hidden history of invention. (CNN linked to that article and gave it a great push).
Military dogs suffer from PTSD
You can thank 1940s sex symbol Hedy Lamarr for today's Wi-Fi and Bluetooth devices
Bulldogs face health problems from reckless breeding
Finally, here are two new book reviews for Graphic Novel Reporter.
I Will Bite You! And Other Stories
Uncle Scrooge: Like a Hurricane
Next week's list will be about twice as long. Keep an eye on my Twitter feed for the links as they happen!