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    January 09, 2004

    Just Follow Your Heart: A 5-Year Journey

    "I have to make a choice between making a total career change and giving science a chance in a different environment."

    January 09, 2004

    NIH's Roadmap to the Future

    "Although the specific goals of the Roadmap themes are numerous, taken together they can be seen as an ambitious, desperately needed attempt to renew the commitment of NIH to the support for young investigators."

    January 09, 2004

    Why Students Need Professors' Perspectives on Family Issues

    "I don't think interviewing while obviously pregnant is advisable in the conservative, male-dominated disciplines of science and engineering. …"

    January 09, 2004

    Morning-After Science

    For most people, those symptoms are all too familiar: headache, achiness, tremulousness, diarrhea, loss of appetite, fatigue, and nausea--all of these are cited by Jeffrey G. Wiese and colleagues in a 2000 metastudy on hangovers published in the
    Annals of Internal Medicine.

    January 07, 2004

    From France with a Fellowship

    "I think it's very important when you're young, not to put limits on yourself," says [Celine] Ster.

    December 19, 2003

    A Very Vine Education

    "Graduates are more or less offered leading positions at farms and wineries, and after a while you can find these young people in top positions of the wine industry."

    December 19, 2003

    Holiday Indulgence: Brandy Extraordinaire

    For more than 20 years, Hubert Germain-Robin has overseen the resurrection of his family legacy as the co-founder of Alambic Inc.

    December 19, 2003

    The Times They Are A'Changin'

    In R&D centers worldwide, molecular biologists are working with mechanical engineers. Physicists are engaged in problem-solving with their colleagues in chemistry and fluid engineering. Materials scientists and software engineers are huddled, working on common ground. ... Gradually, the
    independence of the ivory tower is moving to the
    interdependence seen most often in entrepreneurial companies.

    December 19, 2003

    Confessions of a Secret Lab Dancer

    "Even if the tune in your head is 'You can keep your hat on', never, ever succumb to the temptation to strip, even just a little bit."

    December 12, 2003

    The Path of Least Resistance

    "I grew up catching fish, frogs, insects, turtles, and crayfish and turning our bathroom and living room into a zoo."

    December 12, 2003

    Academic Scientists at Work: I Can't Believe They Didn't Like It!: Part II--Grant Proposals

    "The key is to read your critique thoroughly and dispassionately, and respond sensibly to the queries and concerns of the reviewers."

    December 12, 2003

    Adventures of a Mathematical Biologist

    "As a youngster in elementary and junior high schools, I excelled in all academic subjects. I was especially talented with numbers, but I never thought about becoming a mathematician or a scientist."

    December 12, 2003

    Natural Transitions

    "My desire to head SACNAS seems to me like a natural transition, a way to expand on my abilities and contribute my eclecticism to another realm of interest--science. "

    December 12, 2003

    From Crispiness to Crunchiness

    In addition to helping cooks understand the mechanisms that are happening while they are cooking, molecular gastronomy is an excellent way to democratise science.

    December 12, 2003

    Working in English Language Services

    "Thus something that was simply an unremarkable feature of my life for several years turned into a key qualification"

    December 05, 2003

    Return to Academia, Part Six: A Year in Review

    "There is no single word I can use to describe my first year. I've been happy, stressed, frustrated, and tired, but this is the most fun I have had in quite some time!"

    December 05, 2003

    Time for Tea

    "Tea-rooms and tea-breaks are a great scientific institution and should be nurtured and cherished. Lobby your funding body for subsidised espressos!"

    December 05, 2003

    The Dropout and the 30-Minute Genome

    "Once you've had one of the biggest, sexiest scientific ideas of the decade, it's hard to keep showing up for classes."

    December 05, 2003

    Empty Pockets ... and Pie in the Sky?

    The result is an inverted pyramid, which counts in its structure more professors than young researchers.

    November 28, 2003

    Facing Adversity: A Positive Spin

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