Category Archives: communication

Science in the media, redux


Once again rising out from thesis preparation/single parenting rough seas to make a quick post. (Robin and I really have ridiculously bad timing. He’s doing a ton of travel, just as I am attempting to finish benchwork and begin writing. … Continue reading

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Fear factor (spokesmen for science, cont’d)


Today, Wired reported on leaked documents from Russia’s space agency, which include plans for Russian cosmonauts to visit the moon, and set up unmanned stations on Mars. Oh, to be a fly on the wall in the room where Neil … Continue reading

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Spokesmen for science


Neil deGrasse Tyson, a prominant astrophysicist has gone a bit viral recently. My favorite is the video above, a part of a documentary, in which he laments the downturn of NASA. Since that youtube clip went up 3 days ago, … Continue reading

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