The challenge of the modern scientist is to avoid career suicide

A new article in The Conversation called The Challenge of the Modern Scientist is to Avoid Career Suicide.

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  1. Personally, this "big science" idea doesn't appeal to me at all. I'd much rather potter away in a corner on my own things. Which require me to program well.

    1. But you have big science papers - with monitoring of quasars for reverberation mapping!

    2. Touche. :) They aren't the ones that I identify myself with, but they are some of the most cited.

    3. Ah! So, you outsource your Big Science! :)


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