Our Experimental Error columnist reflects on wealth and privilege in science.
Our Experimental Error columnist laments the pain of online applications.
Washington Post article about the stand-up class I teach at Johns Hopkins.
When our columnist asked readers whether this had happened to them, the stories came pouring in.
Our columnist investigates how having a Ph.D. can hurt your job search.
Interviewed on WHYY (Philadelphia’s NPR affiliate) about the use of the term “doctor” for someone who only has a PhD.
A video about the stand-up comedy course I’ve taught at Johns Hopkins University since 2005.
For the 100th Experimental Error column, Adam Ruben considers the markers along the road of a scientific career.
Interviewed for an article in Smithsonian Magazine about the history of pinball and its applicability to modern smartphone games.
Our columnist breaks down the ridiculousness of most job postings.
Our columnist’s advice for the perfect science Halloween costume.
It’s about justice, our columnist writes–sometimes, at least.
Our columnist reflects on the challenges of getting started in a new lab.
Very nice review by Nick Kelly.
Our columnist offers some tips for getting good recommendation letters.