Call me crazy, but I have a passion for understanding. There this huge “isn’t that cool” factor for things like string theory, stem cells or the Nobel prize.
Here are some links:
Alex Jablokow, genius writer with whom I share a writer’s workshop, turned me on these blogs. Quotes are his. Decision to include them lies with me.
marginalrevolution.com: Probably my favorite, certainly the most fun economics blog
gene expression: Young genius biogeeks tell you about neurology, genetics, and late Roman history.
2blowhards.com: Interesting observations by guys who are even older than us.
mindhacks.com: Fun neuro stuff
lifehacker.com: Essential roundup of ways to get things done, skewed, obviously, to the digithead
Here are some additional science blogs: