Monthly Archives: July 2014

The National Gallery of 395

As I love to make publicly known, my friends and I love "395," a 3-digit number that started as a random inside joke and turned into a ... much more heavily-referenced inside joke that now has a substantial life of its own and has little to do with the original humor behind it. Now, you all should love it too, but I recognize that most folks Read more [...]

Honeybees on Cocaine: Sometimes Science is Weird

I spend an inordinate amount of my time reading scientific journals. Sometimes I need to find out how previous researchers have investigated a particular scientific or statistical problem, sometimes I need to compare different outcomes, and sometimes I just want to try and understand some method or conclusion better. This can be an incredibly boring Read more [...]