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Hi everyone! I'm a research scientist (postdoc) working with cell biology, genetics, molecular biology projects. Basic science in a hospital-affiliated lab. Let me know if you have any grad school questions.

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Why is it that there is always some typo in that manuscript that you don't see until AFTER you hit the Submit button?

At least with online submissions you can re-upload.

Anyway, this is journal #2 for this manuscript. Fingers crossed.

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I transitioned during my college years (math major) and I got to watch my privilege dissolve in real time

within 6 months on hormones, I was having men talk over me in class. when my boobs got above a C, I could give an answer, get ignored, then have a guy give the same answer and get kudos for it. right in front of my fucking face

so yeah there's my discourse contribution. fuck men

Recommended: discussion video on the sound of magic (sound effects in Harry Potter movies and how they change from director to director).
youtube.com/watch?v=bJvOqXdsEp

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public transit doesnt make sense because it is impossible to make it profitable and it has to be heavily subsidized by the government! the private sector is more efficient! *capitalist ride sharing services also turn out to not be profitable and are heavily subsidized by investors* ah, nevertheless,

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Can we all just agree to call TERFs FARTs (Feminism Appropriating Radical Transphobe) from now on?

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For anyone who's interested in creating their own packages, I've put together a brief intro on how to make them [1].

Hopefully it's a bit easier to follow than the official documentation for getting started. Any feedback is gladly welcomed

[1]: jrhawley.github.io/2019/03/28/

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I have just started using "Aliview" as a replacement for the aeging BioEdit for . Pretty good so far!
Open-source (GPLv3);
Has edit mode;
Use external tools (mafft, etc.);

Code: github.com/AliView/AliView
Website: ormbunkar.se/aliview
Paper: dx.doi.org/10.1093/bioinformat

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How a Bitcoin Evangelist Made Himself Vanish, in 15 (Not So Easy) Steps

nytimes.com/2019/03/12/technol

Ignore the "Bitcoin" in the title, this is pretty interesting

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Someone: "Science is a precise and exact thing with definite answers that everyone in the field agrees on"

Chemists: Haha no

Physicists: *maniacal laughing*

Linguists: *fistfighting each other whilst cackling like hyenas*

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My two favorite types of people: 1. Willing to publicly ask for an explanation of a joke, and 2. Willing to non-judgmentally explain it to them

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University of California couldn't get Elsevier to agree to universal to UC research so they're not renewing their contracts with Elsevier. Fascinated to see How this plays out. (go bears) news.lib.berkeley.edu/elsevier

You can adjust powerpoint registry settings to export slides as 300 dpi images! This is publication-quality, better than the default settings. See how: support.microsoft.com/en-us/he

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