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It's Summertime

Tuesday morning was, at first, exactly what I had expected: after stumbling off the airplane, rubbing my eyes, and making my way around Heathrow airport, I plopped my backpack on the seat next to me on the National Express coach (hoping there were enough seats that I wouldn’t have to free the seat for another passenger. 180 more words

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The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Neuroscience Grad School Ratings

Here was my reaction to the new US News ranking for Neuroscience PhD programs:

The Good: Harvard dropped from 1st to 5th! Am I perhaps a bit  54 more words

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In search of The Perfect Café: a stop at Afternoon Tease

I’m on a quest for The Perfect Café. I can’t say for sure if I have found it, but I have fallen in love with a very few Wonderful Cafés and have been to a number of Very Good Cafés. 361 more words

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When the Rain Stops

Cambridge is beautiful in the sun. Actually, I suppose it’s beautiful regardless, but you tend not to notice when you’re running home from lecture, getting drenched and wrestling with the wind. 110 more words

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