Well, this could be fun. Next week I am making a guest appearance in a Writing class at UC Davis. The class focuses on writing in Biology and the instructor invited me to come in as a guest to coordinate a discussion of the arsenic paper and the coverage of it.
When the instructor asked for reading assignments I said they should read:
I think I probably should have suggested they read Zimmer's excellent full write up here. Going to suggest that now but may be too late.
- The paper: A Bacterium That Can Grow by Using Arsenic Instead of Phosphorus
- Any one (or more) of the following
Any other pointers to good write ups of what has happened since the first week after the paper would be appreciated.
Some suggestions coming in from twitter: