We’re hiring Head of Program and Head of Content for New Science (my nonprofit with the long-term goal of building new institutions of basic science) — newscience.org/jobs. If we hire the person you recommended for any role, we’ll fly you out to Boston next year during New Science’s Summer Fellowship and show what this was all about!'
Alexey Guzey (hiring Head of Program for New Sci) @alexeyguzeyHiring for Head of Program and Head of Content at @newscienceorg: https://t.co/5c2dqaKsH5
Ilan Gur @ilangura little piece of me dies every time I see a paper that uses patent activity as a general proxy for innovation. seriously, who said that was ok? just stop. please. (if you work in science or tech, back me up here — the economists need to hear this one loud and clear.) https://t.co/uo8HIFZPZf
“gotta love the scientific publishing establishment” edition:
Yuri Deigin @ydeigin💥KABOOM💥 We examined public sequencing data from Wuhan and discovered contamination of agricultural datasets by viral sequences. We were even able to pull out two novel MERS-like coronaviruses, one of which was in a reverse genetics backbone. https://t.co/jCPiSDUvBp https://t.co/RcV41oYI7r
Matt Ridley @mattwridleyThe world is getting weirder: item, a bizarre episode in which a science journalist claimed a photograph of her at a conference was a deep fake, despite her own tweets showing it wasn't... https://t.co/Ql3G1CZKcm