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Great Microbiologists

tags: Great Microbiologists, Lego, brickfilm, animation, technology, scientists, history, microbiology, animalcule, streaming video This is yet another Lego animation. This time, instead of recreating highlights of the World Cup 2010 games, this one shows highlights for the history of the field of microbiology. It’s actually good enough to show as an intro to a microbiology…

tags: I’m a Scientist, Get me out of Here!, internet chatrooms, online program, technology, public outreach, scientists, employment, what do scientists do?, Science and the Importance of Cheese, streaming video This video is a trailer for a movie proposal by protein crystallographer, Stephen Curry. If he is lucky, he will continue on to the June…

tags: I’m a Scientist, Get me out of Here!, internet chatrooms, online program, technology, public outreach, scientists, employment, what do scientists do?, teenagers, streaming video This video describes a new online program targeted to UK teenagers; “I’m a Scientist, Get me out of Here!” This program’s goals are to provide teens access to real scientists,…

tags: The Secret Life of Scientists, careers, Webby Awards, scientists, public outreach, educational, funny, documentary, NOVA, PBS, streaming video Okay, my peeps, I need your help. PBS is airing a NOVA series called “The Secret Life of Scientists.” This miniseries has been nominated for a Webby Award for the Best Documentary Series, and is almost…

tags: NASA Scientists Plan To Approach Girl By 2018, scientists, geeks, nerds, pencilheads, ONN, Onion News Network, comedy, humor, satire, fucking hilarious, streaming video President Obama recently increased funding to all science organizations, including NASA. According to this news report, it appears that NASA has already budgeted their share of the money to support their…

tags: paleontologists, fossils, scientists, dinosaur hunters, pervatasaurus, humor, funny, satire, streaming video Paleontologists recently discovered a new dinosaur fossil in Argentina: they believe the intact skeleton could shed light on the bizarre fetishes of this pervert dinosaur [2:10]

The blogosphere, which is that part of the internet occupied by blogs, is experiencing explosive growth. According to Technorati, one of the major blog tracking services on the internet, the number of new blogs created increased from 75,000 to 175,000 per day from April 2007 to April 2008. Currently, there are at least an estimated…

Scientists for Better PCR

tags: Scientists for Better PCR, humor, viral marketing, streaming video I am a scientist who does a lot of PCR, and so I found this example of viral marketing to be really amusing. “Scientists for Better PCR” a Bio-Rad Music Video for the all new 1000-Series Thermal Cyclers [2:13].

Hoppy Valinetine’s Day To You!

tags: valentine’s day, scientist valentines, holidays, holidaze, e-cards Since I have you to wish me a happy valentine’s day, I thought I’d share a selection of scientist valentines with you, so a new one will pop up every two hours! I hope you like them! (Okay, this is the last one). Orphaned image!

Hoppy Valinetine’s Day To You!

tags: valentine’s day, scientist valentines, holidays, holidaze, e-cards Since I have you to wish me a happy valentine’s day, I thought I’d share a selection of scientist valentines with you, so a new one will pop up every two hours! I hope you like them! Thanks to Ironic Sans.