In this edition: the extreme female brain, virtual reality for amputees, and neon honey.
* Businessweek wins the post-Sandy, magazine-cover sweepstakes.
* Could oysters protect us from the next Sandy?
* Eating disorders: an outgrowth of the “extreme female brain“?
* How to use social attraction to rebuild seabird populations.
* Drug-sniffing dogs make mistakes, too.
* Amputees use virtual reality to adjust to their new prostheses.
* What Komen gets wrong about breast cancer.
* More on contagious yawning in dogs.
* Researchers need to stop keeping their lab animals in the basement.
* A brainy cockatoo invents his own tool.
* Improving math education by boosting students’ self-concept.
* Researchers have now peered inside Temple Grandin’s brain.
* Bees in France are making strange, brightly colored honey.
* The Congressional Committee on Science, Space, and Technology gives science a bad name.
The Small Wonders: November 19, 2012 by Wonderland, unless otherwise expressly stated, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported License.