Has academia overcome the Sagan effect? Is it trying to? Does the public care and are all celebrities the same? Continue reading Celebrity scientists: Is academia about to overcome the Sagan effect?
If you think there are more important things that #scientific #literacy, you are may be right, but I’d suggest to think again! Continue reading Scientific literacy – don’t be fooled!
Dolly was the first mammal to be cloned using the nucleus from a somatic cell of one animal and an egg from another individual of the same species. Her birth proved that we can restart the cellular development of a somatic cell from a higher animal in a way that would allow it to recreate any other cell needed to for a whole new individual. Continue reading 20 years after Dolly or “where are all the super-human clones?”
Science is gender-neutral and one day this phenomenon will stand as a pillar of our progress. Continue reading XX in science
To every scientist – I have faith that we can do this and much more! Continue reading My list of science wishes for 2017
Just staying in the loop Continue reading Not a hiatus, just “The Thesis” and a lot of learning
Be curious and always be critical – even of the things you hear in class! Continue reading Bloody diets and academic hogwash
Mini-interview with Nobel4GMOs mastermind I love this mini-interview, but when I got to read the “I don’t know enough about agri-business to comment on the impact of this deal.” I got extremely frustrated! Scientists and people with knowledge shying away … Continue reading Speak up, Nobel (A repost from my LinkedIn)
This comes as a total surprise and one of the coolest things to happen to me in professional aspect in a long while – I got nominated for a Blogger Recognition Award by TheNexusScienceBlog! Thanks a ton for the nomination … Continue reading Nominated for Blogger Recognition Award!
Psychology from the 1920s, 1960 statistics, today’s smartphones and tomorrow’s energy-efficient houses. As surprising as it might be, the common denominator of all these things is the Artificial Intelligence. Long before AI was an official research topic (for the VUB … Continue reading Traveling back in time to discover the machines of the future