- The Loom
#scienceink update: The New York Times does a slide show, and New Scientist approves
Two pieces of Science Ink related news:
1. The New York Times put together a slide show from the book (including several tattoos that I haven’t published on the blog). Check it out.
2. New Scientist offered this kind review (sub’n required):
“When Carl Zimmer asked on his blog whether tattoos were common among scientists, he unwittingly became the curator of a set of incredible images, and of intimate stories that reveal a love affair with science. We are familiar with the idea that people tattoo themselves with a name or symbol representing the great love in their life. Those who love science are no different. Zimmer was inundated with responses.
“Many are literal representations of a scientist’s obsession with