Best scientific paper title of the year?
Posted by Dave Bath on 2009-06-14
C.P. Snow would giggle and be pleased. OK, he might groan as well.
Subtitled "Continuous Melatonin Treatment Maintains Youthful Rhythmic Activity in Aging Crocidura russula" is a paper on how melatonin (which among other things, is very involved in body clocks) affects a small mammal that looks a bit like a mouse.
The title (and link) over the fold (so you can think about it for a minute and take a guess).
THE TIMING OF THE SHREW (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0005904).