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Recently departed Saint Paul, MN native Deborah Howell has a great article on the perils and paragons of science journalism. It's a smart read for any of us, who are trying decipher the true nature of the hundreds of scientific breakthroughs, findings, and bursts published in our media each day.


What stood out in the crowd?
What stood out in the crowd?

Well, 2006 is nearing its end and that means it's time for those always fun end of year lists. So what science discoveries, news stories, scandals, or events were the most important of 2006. Post your ideas as a comment and we will turn the list into a poll where people can vote which ones were the most groundbreaking. I 'heart' community created lists.

I'll add my suggestions as a comment, you should to.