Amusing News Aliquots
Silly samplings from this week’s science news.
Scientists can be such party poopers. They want to use helium for medical scans and scientific equipment rather than cheery balloons. [Guardian]
As if we weren’t already too attached to our mobile devices, Nokia might someday offer a tattoo that vibrates when you’re getting a call. [Unwired View]
This musical research will likely raise a few eyebrows. [Guardian]
How to make hot dogs healthier? Why, just add paper. [Scientific American]
You know that graduate student who would rather go for a beer than a shower? Well, now both activities can be combined. [LA Times]
When fruit flies strike out, they turn to booze to drown their sorrows. [NPR]