The elder members of scientific communities are a valuable repository of accumulated knowledge. Continue reading
Quantification in science is a good thing, so long as you’re not counting rubbish. Continue reading
TIR examines some paragons of experimental pulchritude, to the tune of the Bee Gees’ “Staying Alive”… Continue reading
Is speculation a sin, or a stimulus? Continue reading
Our latest EMBOlism is now online – we hope this lodges in your brain! There’s references to “Jurassic Park”, chaos theory, genealogy, the British royal family, Jane Eyre, Terry Pratchett, Neil Gaiman, Pixar, vampires, Albert Szent-Györgyi, and much more…
You can read the text HERE.
A rather silly posting this week, but at this point in the semester everyone needs a drink. If you were a bartender though, which tipple would you offer to each type of life scientist? TIR makes a few suggestions to all the amateur mixologists out there… Continue reading
Unthinking reliance on commercial research aids and reagents can cause a debilitating erosion in basic knowledge. Continue reading