Busy working away. A few links.
Aetiology brings up the latest and greatest that has come out in the microbiology/public health realm and discusses TB anywhere is TV everywhere.
Science Woman opens up her in-box, including advice for those interested in getting a PhD in the sciences.
The Science Professor discusses sexism in blatant form originating from a science department in Europe, equal opportunity invisibility, turnabout (or why being sexist just might bite you in the rear someday), and SpaceWars.
Uncertain Principles brings up class and admissions to college, whether merit scholarships are a threat or menace and when grad students snap (never, ever let Fox hear about this).