Nowadays, popularizing science on the popular media is an unquestionable thing. As 21st century civics, apparently people get used to utilize various kind of media to disseminate the information. 514 more words
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One effect of increased interest in climate change is that many scientists and policy-makers want to hear from indigenous peoples.
While native folk have been delegitimized historically as unscientific and irrational, today’s movers-and-shakers welcome hearing indigenous voices. 215 more words
French photographer Thierry Cohen gives the stars back to our night skies in his “Darkened Cities” series while raising awareness about light pollution.
Light pollution is excessive, misdirected, or obtrusive artificial light. 144 more words
One thing I have had to get used to during my PostDoc is the silence. I am sure this is similar for anyone who has moved away from shared houses, friends and family to start a new job in their own flat in a new city. 606 more words
Perhaps we need to take a step back and re-think what we mean by climate change.
And global warming.
Let’s start with the row about science. 258 more words
A few weeks ago, I attended a software carpentry workshop in EMBL
It introduces a few important tools for those who would like to utilize computer programming to better their research life. 664 more words