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#ITTAKESAVILLAGE: the 2014 CSS Road Race shirt

To my fellow scientists, runners, scientist/runners,

It’s time to unveil the 2014 Falmouth Road Race shirt for the Children’s School of Science. This year’s shirt features  778 more words


Mashable video: Common myths about evolution

A short while back the people at Mashable told me that they wanted to produce a short video on evolution—one dispelling some of the common myths about it.   274 more words


Thinking About a Career in Teaching Science? Read This First

It is often in the dog days of summer that many graduate students who are nearing the end of their studies, begin to think about their future career options. 206 more words


Blogiday, Big Bangs and Microbiological Superheroes

I ended up taking an extended hiatus from blogging, but now that I’m back, I plan on being back with a vengeance.

During my blogiday / blogcation / sabblogical (?) I wasn’t not doing science-y things, in fact it was quite the opposite; I volunteered at the Big Bang Fair, a microbiology science roadshow and the Cheltenham science festival, joined a forum for young people at the Thintank science museum in Birmingham, began and completed my dissertation, finished uni and graduated with first class honours in Human Biology! 595 more words

Costa Rica!! Visiting the ticos.

We arrived on the 21st of July and have been busy catching up, traveling around, and of course I have been taking photos.  Ms. Porter and I have had such a good time visiting with our friend, Ms. 715 more words

Conspiracies are Everywhere

Bison, anticipating a massive volcanic eruption, seen fleeing Yellowstone.

Yellowstone National Park sits atop the world’s largest supervolcano.  The accompanying caldera will one day tip its hat and obliterate half of the American states. 655 more words

Science Education

Teaching and Networking

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

Assalamu Alaikum,

Earlier today, I was following a hashtag, #GreatTeachers on Twitter and the teacher who started the hashtag wrote a short post about my use of the hashtag on his  449 more words

Chemistry Education