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

The Mystery of the Sneakers – Solved!
Introductions / Lab Life / Science!

The Mystery of the Sneakers – Solved!

Earlier this week, Diane saw a bunch of sneakers outside the lab right below us and wondered what was going on. We went down to investigate, and turns out we’re neighbors with the Stanford BioMotion Lab! Led by Professor Thomas Andriacchi, the Stanford BioMotion Lab is a mechanical engineering group that studies how walking affects your bones and joints. … Continue reading