Jargon Wall Blog


Explaining Ebola

Join us for a +Science on Google+ Hangout on Air as we speak to Professor +Vincent Racaniello and Dr +Tara C. Smith about the recent Ebola outbreak. We will discuss the basics of Ebola,...


Developmental Science: Episode 1

Please join us for Developmental Science HOA, a new collaborative Hangout On Air series which is co-hosted by +Science on Google+ and +Developmental Psychology. In the first Developmental Science HOA we will be talking...

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Can Dogs Detect Cancer?

+Nick Kai Nielsen tagged me about a recent article in The Guardian about a story where a woman’s assistance dog detected her breast cancer. The story is remarkable. “One evening in November 2011, I...