I am now the technical officer for the University of Kentucky Society of Postdoctoral Scholars (SOPS). If you have any questions about SOPs, especially regarding…Leave a Comment
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Sometimes, you have a task where the goal is to remove a certain phrase, set of characters, or trailing characters within a file. This happens…Leave a Comment
Combining NEXUS formatted trees across multiple files Combining NEXUS formatted trees across multiple files Recently I had a large set of individual nexus tree files.…Leave a Comment
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When I taught a science for non-science majors at Cornell University, my favorite lecture was on science in the popular media. My learning objective was straight forward: I wanted students to pick up a newspaper, flip to the science section, and detect bullshit.
This is such an important life skill because at this point in time, blogs, newspapers, and magazines print unscientific bullshit. They do it because it sells. I have never seen an article so neatly package all of the problems that lead to this state of affairs than John Bohannon’s recent “Chocolate Diet” charade.Leave a Comment