Seattle and Pullman may seem far from the front lines in the battle against the emerging virus known as H7N9 in China. But scientists in both Northwest cities are watching carefully and working hard to help in whatever global effort is mounted against this new virus, which has passed from birds to humans. At the … Continue reading China virus and Washington science
When I left the theater after seeing the play, Photograph 51, there was a haunting image in my mind. I had just seen a woman of science ignored and ostracized and jilted. The lab equipment on the stage looked quaint and distant, but the relationships seemed much more familiar. My fellow audience members that night … Continue reading The ghost of Photo 51
Words matter to me because understanding matters to me. In this hilarious example, we get the contest-winning entries in a science communication contest based on Up Goer Five.