Testing...

This is my first post to this new blog.

The purpose of keeping the blog is to give me a semi-public place to describe the ongoing process of doing and thinking about my lab's research. I hope I'll use it to describe/explain (mainly to myself) the scientific issues I'm thinking about:
-what experiments we've done
-what the results were if they worked (or possible explanations for why they didn't work)
-what I think the results mean for the questions we're trying to answer
-what experiments I think we might do or should do when time and resources permit.

The purpose of this post, however, is mainly to see what happens when I click on 'Publish Post'.

4 comments:

  1. Thank you so much for the comment in my blog :). It is nice to know that is not totally utopian to have a more open science community.

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  2. Absolutely superb idea. The world of science is a closed horribly-expensive-Journal to most people (inc. yours truly) - it'll be good to have a window into what's going on.

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  3. Awesome blog! It is only by describing the details of our research that we can really move forward and expect meaningful feedback.

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  4. Late to the party, but let me add my voice to the chorus here: it's wonderful to see a PI doing science in the open. What you are doing here is, I think, a welcome step down the path scientists must take if they are going to find ways to cope with increasingly-complex questions. Not only that, but it will be a lot more fun to do science when co-operation is emphasized over competition.

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