If you’re a scientist or just a science nut, trying to keep up with the latest in the scientific news and commentary via the internet can be a dizzying task. There are literally tens of thousands of blogs ranging from broad overviews of scientific breakthroughs to in-depth coverage of a specific scientific niche. Here is a list of what is considered to be the top 100 cutting-edge science blogs, arranged by category.
These science blogs offer a little bit of everyting.
- Science Blog: This blog covers anything and everything science.
- SciGuy: Eric Berger provides readers with current events and insightful commentary.
- Open Parachute: This blog takes a look at a number of intriguing science topics.
- Science Musings: Find out about exciting things happeining in science on this blog.
- LiveScience: This multiple-author blog covers everything from the environment to the animal world.
- Scientific Frontline Communication Center: Scientific Frontline has everything from weather to space exploration.
- The Inoculated Mind: This blog offers an informed look at a variety of science topics.
- Wired Science: The science division of wired shares current events in science.
- All the Best Bits: This blog attempts to deliver the best of technology, physics, and beyond.
Check out the latest in the natural world on these blogs.
- Biosingularity: Here you’ll find advances in biological systems.
- Telic Thoughts: This blog offers thoughts on intelligent design.
- blog.bioethics: Find out all about the latest in socially and ethically important biological stories here.
- Migrations: Along with discussions on migrations, you’ll find evolution, cell biology, and more.
- Biology in Science Fiction: Find out how biology is represented in science fiction in this blog.
- The ID Update: Here you’ll find news, commentary, and more on intelligent design.
- Animal Science Blog: This blog is all about the scientific side of animals.
- Twisted Bacteria: This blog offers an interesting look into natural products, microbiology, and actinomycetes.
- Bootstrap Analysis: Follow along with this ecologist’s urban field studies.
See how science intersects with your life on a daily basis with these blogs.
- Tell Me Why?: This blog will satisfy your curiosity.
- Science and Reason: This blog attempts to explain science.
- The Human Element: Check out this blog to see random experiments with regular people.
- Visualizing Science: This blog sees science in real life.
- Sorting Out Science: Sorting Out Science attempts to make science interesting for the uninformed.
- The Mr Science Show: This blog offers an accessible look at science.
- Odd Planet: This blog has strange science news and more from around the world.