Blue/black vs. white/gold isn’t the point. How #dressgate has opened up many more interesting questions about vision and the brain. by Amanda Alvarez It’s not often that the Twitterverse … Continue reading
Welcome to summer! With Memorial Day just around the corner, let’s delve into some hot, warm, and cold topics. by Kerstin Nordstrom Hot: Grilling! It’s the season for fire in … Continue reading
Letting the frogs out, baking pancakes, and making rabbit leaps – whatever you call it, the universal and simple game of skipping stones is science made tangible and fun.
Summarizing research so that it can be understood by an audience of non-experts is a lot harder than it looks. Why not practice your elevator speech now? by Ian C. Campbell … Continue reading
Now that the Internet exists, why do we still go to meetings? Is a more general conference better or worse than a specific one? by Kerstin Nordstrom About two … Continue reading
What squishy products do you use every day? You may have thought about their chemical impact on the environment, but have you thought about their physical impact? by Kerstin Nordstrom … Continue reading
Today, we understand many of the dangers of laboratory research–but fatal accidents still happen in labs across the country. An upcoming court ruling could ultimately decide who is to blame. … Continue reading