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The rules of Science

June 10th, 2009 No Comments

I have an undergrad working with me, and I’ve been slowly teaching him the rules of science. So far, we have experienced the following rules in action together: 1. Nothing works on the first try. 2. Everything breaks at least once. 3. Every way it can break it will break. And today, we learned a […]

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August 16th, 2008 No Comments

There seems to be a giant discrepancy in hours in lab between those who have wives/girlfriends, and those who are single. The otherwise committed ones mostly seem to work normal hours. Now obviously they work longer hours when it’s really crunch time, and sometimes they do analysis at home, but mostly they keep to a […]

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