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I spent the weekend playing with at the hackathon and it was more fun than I could have imagined! Dipped my toes into :rstats: Shiny for the first time too.

Thanks for the invite, @cassandreces!

@bgcarlisle "Look, you can make me remember the gender of a desk, or you can make me remember all these letters that I'm not supposed to say, but not both."

- Coining this as the sustainable way to do my PhD (if a new concept, not looked). Slow steady, consistent progress

#cats are doing that thing again where they look like an alternative album cover

Hi all :) I'm working on a PhD on , specifically studying the for science movement. As an activist I'm interested in feminist approaches to tech which I try to implement in meet ups, workshops, etc. A big part of my time goes to working as open as STS lets me, another big part goes to WikiData because I love it. Beautiful communities are what keep me existing through late capitalism, so here I am in Mastodon <3.

Software, crashes, thesis 

Mental health (~), academia, thesis writing 

Years ago, I wrote a “PhD Starter Kit”:

I wrote it over the Christmas break instead of working on my thesis.

Should have written a “PhD Finisher Kit” instead.

(I'm never gonna finish my thesis, am I? :loading:)

Hi everyone! Which are your recommended readings on intersectional feminism and technology?

Politics, Bolivia 

I'm back to this beautiful place , where I should be more often.

Has any of you started a PhD in a different discipline than the one you studied before? How did you survive?

I switched from environmental sciences to STS and it's still a struggle...

Meta, content warnings, new Mastodon peeps 

For the purposes of this exercise let us imagine a procession of Umberlands, beginning with the 1st Umberland, followed by the 2nd Umberland, extending to an arbitrary Umberland we shall call the

Do I need to use this microphone? 


Just listened to an incredible talk by Professor Katie Bouman, who took us through the journey of taking the first ever photo of a .

I won’t lie, I cried.

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