https://crastina.se/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/32215432.jpg 537 800 Olle Bergman Olle Bergman2014-05-19 07:52:272016-07-27 19:10:30”If you talk to the press, people might offer you gold mines”
Popular science twitterer @AstroKatie, a.k.a. Katherine J Mack, gave an interview for the Economist and then received a request from a firm looking for a use for an exhausted goldmine–something may be just the right kind of environment for a astro physics lab!
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Each year, the Swedish organisation VA organises a public mass experiment—an activity that combines science promotion among school children with data collection. Hence, last fall 10 000 Swedish pupils documented the changes to the autum leaves of trees all over Sweden.
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The students of Lund Institute of Technology follow their tradition and offer a advent calendar for laymen where a team of enthusiastic students perform simple experiments and explain their observations.
https://crastina.se/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/original.jpg 540 960 Olle Bergman Olle Bergman2013-11-22 15:51:222016-07-27 23:01:3736 Ph.D. dances in The Dance Your Ph.D. Contest 2013
I just love this – for the out-of-the-box thinking, for the humour and for the sheer madness of it all – a dance contest sponsored by Science and AAAS.
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Mikael Cho guest blogs about stage fright on Lifehacker – a well-written text with some useful stuff.