- The census of marine life -- just in time to know how much we've destroyed.
- Summer Arctic ice will be gone sometime between 2013 and 2050. 2050 is optimistic! Damn.
- Improving Nitrogen Use Efficiency with genetic manipulation. Really cool.
- Straight talk on MBAs:
There has been a bear market in management bullshit since the credit crunch began, but so far this has been on the demand side—managers have been too intent on staying in work to talk much jargon. In 2010 the decline of the MBA will cut off the supply of bullshit at source. Pretentious ideas about business will be in retreat.