Silly Things that makes me happy as a Scientist.

Welcome back lovelies and thank God it’s Saturday💃🏽 Empty tip box: the feeling of hard work and productivity. Freshly washed/ironed Labcoat: boost morale and makes me look like Meredith Grey. Alignment of agarose gel at first attempt: a sliding or not straight gel can only be detected when the camera and light of the imager…

Book Review: Astrophysics for People in a Hurry

Author : Neil deGrasse Tyson Publisher: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc. Pages : 208 Publication year: 2017 Cosmology and Astronomy are fascinating and complicated. The Milky way galaxy pictures taken by ‘The Hubble telescope ‘ are surreal and beautiful even if do not understand 80% of what NASA’s anchors are saying. This short book explains…

Experimental Contamination

So, my cell culture got uniquely contaminated. A little back story: I am running a project that requires me to stimulate immune cells from lung tissue with a specific protein, and incubate for 7 days. The illustration below explains the rough idea and approach. On the 5th day, I got a weird medium colour change…