linkfest – 12/26/10

“Fighter Pilots’ Brains Are ‘More Sensitive'”

“Breastfed boys (but not girls) are brainier: Reading, writing and maths skills better than those given bottle”

“The cultural genome: Google Books reveals traces of fame, censorship and changing languages” @ not exactly rocket science.

“Women can’t have it all: Female academic says those with top jobs only end up with ‘nominal families'”“Those [women] who try to combine high-powered jobs with having children really only end up with ‘nominal families’ with whom they spend little time. Dr Catherine Hakim concludes that the battle for sexual equality is over and any pay gap is down to women’s lifestyle choices.”