Monday, October 19, 2009

Quotes from the science blogosphere 2

Williamson's hypothesis that caterpillars arose from an accidental mating between butterflies and velvet worms "is the most stupid thing that has ever been proposed"
-Gonzalo Giribet (in a interview for Nature)

The alluded article is a controversial one published in PNAS, a few months ago. This article raised a lot of questions regarding the soon-to-be defunct Track I submission route in this journal (See Good bye track I papers: PNAS)

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