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Agents of SHIELD: Impressions and Again with the Science

Agents of SHIELD gives me a lot of fodder to talk about bad representation of scientists in media. But, I also want to talk about my impressions of the show itself. So in an effort to keep this show from … Continue reading

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Doctors, Scientists, and Silliness

So, I came across another weird statement on the internet. Imagine that, right? Someone was playing Assassin’s Creed and came across an email written by a doctor, which contained informal internet spelling in an email. He objected, saying that no … Continue reading

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Segue into Science: Eureka and knowledge

So, I like Eureka, the recently ended Syfy show about scientists outsmarting themselves and getting into trouble. This post isn’t about that. This post is about using something in the show as a starting point to talking about how it … Continue reading

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Uh, “Stuff” Scientists Say, and some context

This is a little overdue, in terms of memes, but relevant to my talking about science thing, so here goes. I have no idea how much of this is accessible to a non-scientific audience, but feel free to ask questions … Continue reading

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Scientists drink the most coffee?

In my forays on the internet, I saw this. Pay close attention to number 1, because that’s what I’m going to talk about.   So apparently, my profession drinks the most coffee. I wonder if graduate students were counted in … Continue reading

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