Originally posted on TED Blog:
A look at what’s been going on in this mysterious web of ours the past few weeks:
What…the…is this crazy-looking cocoon? Help the Internet figure it out! [New Scientist]
What can go wrong when secondary school science education is too human-centric? [The Last Word on Nothing]
People who don’t vote in Australia have to pay a fine. But is compulsory voting anti-democratic? [BBC]
Berks, wankers and wonks. Stian Westlake (with a contribution from Kingsley Amis) on how to pitch a science story to a policy maker. [The Guardian]
Or you can choose your own adventure.