The Times Higher Education site had an interesting article on a lack of research careers for PhD students. Do you think students are “frequently mis-sold an academic career” when they embark on a PhD?
Ben Goldacre via Twitter asked why the Royal Society hasn’t launched a science blogging prize alongside its science book prize. As someone who doesn’t like to spend money on shiny new books I agree – do you?
Open Access science may gain a boost via Government subsidies – reported the BBC – but is this the best way to encourage the dissemination of scientific work?
Lifelong mystery – answered
Does running or walking keep you drier in the rain? You’ll have to read this article to find out.