This was an odd week. I don't remember the last time a major holiday like the Fourth of July fell on a Wednesday. Of course, as a freelancer I was working pretty much the entire week, but most of my editors (not to mention my readers) were in vacation mode.
Citizen Scientists, Funding Needed for Hawaiian Monk Seal Research Project
Greening the fleet: Republicans criticize $26 a gallon biofuel being tested by the Navy
Animal-borne diseases cause 2.7 million human deaths per year
European Space Agency and Nestle study bubbles in zero gravity
This coming week should put things back to normal. I'll have my usual posts for Scientific American and Mother Nature Network, plus I should have at least two features (maybe three) pop up online. Make sure to follow me on Twitter for the links as they go live!