Games? On Twitter? Oh, my, yes. And the games, while quite entertaining, also foster serious purposes, from engagement in educational outcomes and flipping the classroom to efforts to reimagine the name of peer-review and professional publication. Here are a few examples (#GreenGlam, #SixWordPeerReview, and #PrincessBrideScience), showing beauty, humor, fun, wit, and some rather insightful thoughts. … Continue reading Science Games on Twitter — Hashtags of the Week (HOTW): (Week of January 27, 2014)
Sometimes a Friday (or any other day of the week, for that matter, but let's stick to Friday for now) needs a bit of a laugh, and thanks to a blog I recently stumbled on, that laugh can come through the lens of the scientific process. Every so often I'll run across a study and … Continue reading O rly, research?