Archives for October, 2007

Breathin’…

Got a grant off earlier today, so I’m unwinding a little bit tonight (before I unleash an exam upon my students tomorrow). In the meantime, I just found out an interview I did about my S. suis research back in August was in last week’s JAMA. Back with more tomorrow…

Last week, our friendly neighborhood germ theory denier told us that: A thing can only be a problem as long as you believe in it. Now, think and don’t stop before you’ve seen the light. (Hint: think of evil witches, dragons, ghosts etc. Do you believe in them? Yes? Then they’re a problem for you.…

Last year, a number of us here at Scienceblogs participated in a fundraising challenge to help an organization called DonorsChoose. This is a charity that brings together proposals submitted by teachers out there in the community, and individuals who are looking for a way to help out our schools and students. As the name suggests,…