Lab is…

Working in the lab means you have to change your behaviour to ensure safety and reproducibility.. .but this extends to so many other aspect. Who would day your clothing should also change? In this series I will show a few ideas of what working in the lab really means. Advertisements

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Lab coat

Dots of unknown colour, Stains of never-studied proteins Are my medals. On my chest and around my arm, They Tell a recent story of fight and explosions. Invincible in the way, standing strong through the washings , A Memento of the past and a map to my future.

Poetry form the lab sticker … Bubble-free!

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Reproducibility in the lab

The same movements performed In the same order worth the same timing To ensure reproducibility. Freeze your critical thinking, Put yours brain on pause And accept the procedure You wrote yourself. Like a robot perform To be able to trust later.

Scooped on the lab

You see it blinking on the screen Yet you cannot believe. Your plan is public, your idea not yours anymore. It has been put in the words of a stranger Written on a paper that never entered your lab. They ran faster than you Using instruments of higher power While you played with dusty lenses … Continue reading Scooped on the lab

In the woods of the lab

In the woods the silence is a guest Of squirrels and blackbirds. Silence announces danger And my hair stand up Like marmots Ready to react. Tiny noises from near and far are safety Reminding you life in all its scales And an environment you can trust. This natural noise oscillation Is vital also in the … Continue reading In the woods of the lab