weekend links

Neuroscience: Memories are held in specific brain cells.

Linguistics: I don’t think I’ve ever heard anyone call soda “tonic“, but I’ve only been in Boston two years. The Boston Globe examines changes in language.

Journalism: A humorous take on how to write like scientist.

Cameras: Scattered light lets you see around corners.

Physiology: The science of judo.

Materials: Magnetic nanoparticles pick out biomarkers in record time.