Wednesday’s Links Of Love – Sisters Are Doing It (Science And Secular)

Wednesday Morning Links Of Love: Because Everyone Needs A RSS-cit With Their Morning Coffee. If you have a link, tweet it to my Twitter account at TokenSkeptic!

From Alom Shaha, on Twitter – Jo Marchant on Guardian ScienceBlogs:

Why are so few popular science books written by women? There are plenty of women writing about science, but their names rarely make it onto bookshelves or into the shortlist of the Royal Society’s science book prize.

From Leslie Cannold, on Twitter – great book review of The Book Of Rachael and interview from Insights Magazine:

An Australian author reworks the gospel stories to put women centre-stage and observe the need for people to contribute to something larger than themselves.

News for Scott Sigler fans, from Facebook: This morning I start writing THE MVP, Book IV in the GFL series. I have the schedule in from Commissioner Rob Froese, using that to plot the chapters of the book. Could be a big year for Quentin and the Ionath Krakens.

My FAVORITE – from Skeptical Inquirer on Twitter – Fox News with Russian and US Scientists Gather to Hunt Down Yeti

Scientists from several countries, including Russia and the U.S., will gather in the Kemerova region of Siberia to hunt down the Yeti, after alleged sightings of the legendary creatures increased threefold in the area over the past 20 years.

From Salon – a story like an Italian Absurdist Circus, where Fellini meets Nero’s judicial system, on phencyclidine:

Amanda Knox’s perverse luck Her trial made Italian justice look cartoonish — but she should be glad her appeal wasn’t heard in the U.S.

Finally – the Good Without God Non-Prophet’s Kickball Team:

About Kylie Sturgess

Kylie Sturgess is a former Philosophy teacher, media and psychology student, blogger at Patheos and podcaster at Token Skeptic. She has conducted over a hundred interviews including artists, scientists, politicians and activists, worldwide. She regularly presents a news and current affairs show on RTRFM's The Mag (tune in on Tuesdays!).
She’s the author of the ‘Curiouser and Curiouser‘ column at the Committee for Skeptical Inquiry website and travels internationally lecturing on feminism, skepticism, and science. She files her nails while they drag the lake.