Roundup 11/24: Take Me to Your Breeder Edition

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Kenyan scientists are scrambling to fight the growth of the so-called Devil Tree, an introduced species called Prosopis juliflora which has grown out of control and threatens millions of acres of land in northwest Kenya.

Google has announced that it will be archiving digital images from the Iraqi Museum.

The National Academies of Science is tackling the issue of digital data and research ethics in a new book.

The winner of The Washington Post's Next Great Pundit contest has been named, and it's not finalist Burton Richter, a Nobel Prize-winning physicist who was eliminated earlier this month.

(Photo of Iraqi artifact courtesy of Wikimedia)