Hmmm, let's see who is coming from really far away, crossing borders and such.....
Richard Grant is coming from Sydney, Australia.
Chris Rowan is coming from Johannesburg, South Africa.
Paula Signorini is coming from Sao Paulo, Brasil.
Carlos Takeshi Hotta is coming from Sao Paulo, Brasil.
Here is the annual list from The Scientist. (Click here for the article.)
The top 15 US academic institutions are:
1. St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN
2. The J. David Gladstone Institutes, San Francisco, CA
3. Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
4. Vanderbilt University, Nashville…
I'm sitting in the Faraday Theatre at the Royal Institution right now, at the Nature Network's Science Blogging 2008 conference. There are about 100 people in the room, 90% of whom I don't recognize at all. 90% of the people I do recognize are people I've met for the first time somewhere in the…
An ongoing meme [From, via] - list of cities/towns in which I have spent at least one night during 2008 (asterisk for places where I slept on non-consecutive nights):
New York City, NY*