06.03.2016

There’s something here for everyone, whether you prefer vertebrates or invertebrates, history or current events, briefs or boxers. Well, not really that last one. I was just kidding about that. But I’m not kidding about this: NCSE has a new website and we’re real excited about it. Take a look around; it may still be a little buggy (haha! Invertebrate joke!); let us know (info@ncse.com) if you find anything squirrelly (haha! Vertebrate joke!).

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The first time I heard of NCSE was in a mass email from one of my professors. This particular professor sent tons of these emails over the semester with potential job opportunities for us experience-hungry students. Most of the time when I researched the positions being offered, I would find requirements like “recent graduate” or “entry-level position, two years of experience required”. It was incredibly frustrating to continually get excited about snazzy research positions or internships only to realize halfway through the application that I did not meet the basic requirements.

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06.01.2016

I just love it when scientists respond to criticism by rolling up their sleeves and doing science. This is especially heartening during magical thinking, er, I mean, campaign season.

When science asks: "What is truth?"

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