As seen everywhere, here are the first sentences of my first post of each month in 2010. Bragging Rights Central, hockey pools, grants, visitors, quizzes, and bears – sounds about right! (But no Winter Olympics posts? That’s hardly representative of the year as a whole!)
Congratulations to Massimo for winning the First Annual VWXYNot? Readers’ Choice Comment of the Year Award!
Did anyone else see the Canucks-Leafs game on Saturday?!
I’m currently (intermittently, half-heartedly) tidying my inbox and desk after the latest round of grant applications.
One of my best friends from the UK should be landing in Vancouver in a couple of minutes, with her lovely hubby and adorable two year old son!
My parents are here!
As you may remember from an old post, since I moved to Canada in 2002 I’ve spent much, much more time worrying about bears than actually encountering them.
My boss is a very busy man whose trainees sometimes have a hard time getting his attention.
I’m back from my trip with more photos than I can reasonably fit into a blog post, so please bear with me while I attempt to cull the collection!
Yes folks, it’s time for another fun quiz from my puzzle-a-day desk calendar!
New archive post!
First of all, many thanks to Chall and ScientistMother for hosting the last two updates!
Spotted on a whiteboard in a PI’s office, written in massive letters (colours as in original):
Book chapters and reviews are for people with no data – NEVER SAY YES
Right, now let’s see your versions!