Someone at io9 must be listening…

As mentioned in Episode 74 I mentioned that one of the sites I frequent for potential show topics and my own amusement is i09. I encourage listeners to scope it out as long as they still come back here for their science podcasting fix. My reason for mentioning this at all is that recently I mentioned that scientists rarely experiment on themselves and that animal testing is a necessary fact of life for certain types of biologist. Well the good folks at io9 have compiled top 10 lists related to each subject. Enjoy perusing them as I did then go leave us an iTunes review or something else productive.

Top 10 Scientists Who Experimented On Themselves

Top 10 Animals That Made Significant Contributions to Research

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One Response to Someone at io9 must be listening…

  1. Ryan BrownNo Gravatar 15 April, 2011 at 10:02 am #

    They should have included Barry Marshall and Robin Warren in their Top 10 list. They won the Nobel Prize in 2005 for discovering a bacterial cause for stomach ulcers. Marshall infected himself with the suspected bacteria to prove that ulcers could be treated with antibiotics.

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