< Here’s what I’ve been browsing this week >
[ http://upmic.wordpress.com ] Check out this blog- some humorous cartoons, some great insight
[ http://deepseanews.com/2011/10/scientists-journalists-a-field-guide/ ] A field guide for the exotic species: Scientists & Journalists
[ http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/context-and-variation/2011/10/07/the-three-things-i-learned-at-the-purdue-conference-for-pre-tenure-women-on-being-a-radical-scholar/ ] Thoughts from a conference for pre-tenure women.
Maybe a race to get a PhD is more important for women if we’re waiting to have kids post-tenure.
[ http://www.darkenergybiosphere.org/resources/employment.html ] Post doc jobs – Micro ecology/biogeophysics/etc.
[http://womeninwetlands.blogspot.com/2011/08/american-translation.html ] English-centrism – giving a talk in a room where not everyone speaks your language – but some good ideas for keeping things clear in every situation
[http://womeninwetlands.blogspot.com ] Good blog overall for women in science
[ http://www.popsci.com/science/article/2011-09/weird-new-forms-bacterial-life-found-dead-sea ] New life forms in dead sea – live with changing salt concentrations. (COOL)
[ http://neurodojo.blogspot.com/2011/09/zen-of-presentations-part-46-if-you-say.html ] Things not to say during a presentation. We’ve all been there. While listening to someone else’s talk, Of course.
[ http://networkedblogs.com/nZOrL ] Science Communication
[ http://www.michaeleisen.org/blog/?p=606 ] The right way to handle earth-shattering discoveries.
What are you reading these days?