Author Archives: missphd
A friend in the lab showed me this website today, so I thought I’d share. Just move the scroll bar at the bottom of the image to zoom in or out. It’s a really cool way to show just how … Continue reading
Science Careers have started an interesting series of articles designed to help early career scientists (postdocs and grad students) identify and meet their career objectives at a time when it can be easy to feel lost in the post-PhD wilderness. In … Continue reading
This article came across my inbox today and, while interesting, it’s more than a little depressing. Apparently there is nowhere in the country that one can be happy on a postdoc’s salary. Sigh….poor life decision #145…..
Sometimes I get so frustrated with the evening news that I can barely watch! Usually, this is due to basic errors that reveal a general lack of fact checking. While those at the news may not think its important to … Continue reading
I’ve been there…
Cool video showing even a drop of water can be teeming with life…
A friend and I are going through the same thing right now; trying to identify the Next Step in our careers. It’s a daunting process and one that I should be approaching more diligently. I’m starting to realize however, that … Continue reading