is a structure that grew spontaneously out of the complexity of the industrial revolution really the best way to manage our affairs?
i love joan watson ME TOO
What danah boyd said (personal) – The essential role of the media in terrorism
Friday links: Lego grad student, ESA awards, and more The gulf between between doing science and being an academic is indeed vast.
“if you publish in selective journals, that shows that you can convince a careful, critical, independent expert in your field that your work is interesting and important. Which is evidence that your work is interesting and important. It also demonstrates your ability to convince others of the interest and importance of your work, which you need to do to get grants and do the other things needed to become a leader in your field.”