6:00AM. Las Vegas Valley looking northwest from atop Black Mtn via the Nevada Seismo Lab camera. Showing some clouds, it’s Monsoon season. Thunderstorms & Flash Flooding can occur suddenly without warning. Stay aware of conditions & monitor the media for current updates.
A short article on why the lab-coat media stereotype can be a problem: Basic idea: lab coats may (rightly or wrongly) convey authority, but in most public situations it’s probably better to convey acceptance, belonging, diversity, relatability
In her 2019 Nieman Lab prediction, nails it: It’s easy to leave social media. But journalists shouldn’t
We’ve come a long way in terms of how we depict scientists in the media but it’s still hard to shake the classic trope of a scientist being a man in a lab coat. These women are helping to change that. ^NG ?? #SuperstarsofSTEM
The Media Lab is searching for tenure-track jr faculty members. It’s a worthwhile journey: