Friday SNPpets

Welcome to our Friday feature link collection: SNPpets. During the week we come across a lot of links and reads that we think are interesting, but don’t make it to a blog post. Here they are for your enjoyment…

Update: April Fool’s Day in genomics…sigh. I’m seeing some silly stuff, I’ll try to collect some here. I wonder what the Google joke is today–if anyone finds it, let me know.

  • RT @23andMe: Blog Post- 23andMe Discovers 24th Chromosome, Changes Name to 24andMe: MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA — April 1, 2011 — Somet… http://bit.ly/eSmZSG
  • Or the arsenic-based sea monkeys.
  • Google translate for animals: http://www.google.co.uk/intl/en/landing/translateforanimals/ (hat tip @ScienceNOW: April Fools’ Roundup http://bit.ly/f7UnpH )
  • Not actually a joke, from Pfam: No, seriously, we’ve made a release.

One thought on “Friday SNPpets

  1. Trey

    I think the google joke this morning is “Gmail Motion” (link below search box). An email you control with your body :)

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