A PhD writing workshop for natural sciences

Usually, my workshops and consultations cater for the Humanities. Recently, I had a chance to see how an audience exclusively from the natural sciences would take to composition: In a workshop titled “How to write a PhD in Soft Matter Science”, I met an international group of 21 PhD students and gave it a go. „A PhD writing workshop for natural sciences“ weiterlesen

Data size can be so sexy

Today I came across the following on my sickbed:

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My immediate reaction was “Alright, I see what you’re getting at, but the cohesion between text and image could be stronger.” Now of course I am not judging memes by a right-or-wrong-dichotomy – if it works for the original creator and made him or her feel good, the meme’s job is done (on the microscale). „Data size can be so sexy“ weiterlesen