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Art of Science
Grad Life / Science!

Art of Science

Congrats to Alice for being a finalist in this year’s Art of Science! The Stanford Materials Research Society group hosts an annual contest for the best science-inspired art piece. Alice is an amazing artist – she makes the most beautiful handmade cards and designed our blog logo, too! For this Art of Science, Alice decided to switch … Continue reading

D-Lab at Stanford Splash
Grad Life

D-Lab at Stanford Splash

A couple weekends ago, Michelle, Alice, and I taught at Stanford Splash! Stanford Splash is a bi-annual weekend event that invites local 7th-12th graders to come to campus and take “classes” from Stanford students. The classes are usually on topics students might not be able to see in a regular high school, and range from … Continue reading

Endorsements
Grad Life / Opinion

Endorsements

Hello light enthusiasts! Apologies for the silence in blogland these last few months. Instead of writing, I’ve been finishing up experiments and beginning to put my dissertation together (!!!). Before diving back into work I wanted to plug a few weapons I’ve learned to carry into the battle between Productivity and Procrastination that have seriously … Continue reading

Photos / Science!

Ready for this #jelly? Alice shows us a slice of jellyfish embedded with a #pacemaker. How do jellies move so gracefully through water? In collaboration with the #Dabiri Lab, Alice is studying the #forces exerted by the #jellyfish using force #microscopy. Hopefully some cool videos forthcoming! #biology #aquatic #jellybelly #jellyparty #swimswimswim 🐳 A photo posted … Continue reading