Jorge Cham

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Name: Jorge Cham
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Comic creator offers students advice about procrastination

A full-time cartoonist has put aside his Ph.D. in engineering to entertain graduate students worldwide.As a part of Graduate Education Week, Jorge Cham, creator of the comic strip “Piled Higher and Deeper,” presented “The Power of Procrastination” in ... [Published Daily O'Collegian - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Neil Armstrong's Amazingly Inspiring Nerd Manifesto

[embedded content]Neil Armstrong was commander of Apollo 11, the first astronaut to ever set foot on the moon, and a man whose accomplishments were legendary and far-reaching—but he was also an irrepressible nerd in love with mathematics, science and ... [Published Gizmodo - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Should you get your PhD? (Synopsis) [Starts With A Bang]

“An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” -Benjamin Franklin It’s graduate school acceptance season, and many people out there have big decisions coming up. Some of you will have questions about where to go to graduate school, while some ... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

The best explanations of cosmic inflation are in cartoon form

Big physics news is often difficult to explain, which, sadly, means it doesn't get explained very well. If you know that, last week, scientists made a major discovery about what happened in the fractions of a second after the Big Bang — but don't ... [Published Boing Boing - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 11 2014 - Updated Mar 11 2014 - 1 reports

What should you do with your science PhD? Learn from others

Last week, I attended a lecture by Jorge Cham , creator of PhD Comics who preached about the “power of procrastination.” For those who have seen this lecture before, you may have left wondering whether his statements about what you do while procrastinating ... [Published University Affairs - Mar 11 2014]
First reported Feb 18 2014 - Updated Feb 18 2014 - 1 reports

Quantum Entanglement Explained

Want to stay on top of all the space news? Follow @universetoday on Twitter[embedded content]Confused by how particles can be in two places at once? Wondering how particles can instantly communicate with each other no matter what the distance? Quantum ... [Published Universe Today - Feb 18 2014]

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Should you get your PhD? (Synopsis) [Starts Wit... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Mar 26 2014]
“An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” -Benjamin Franklin It’s graduate school acceptance season, and many people out there have big decisions coming up. Some of you will have questions about where to go to graduate school, while some ...
The best explanations of cosmic inflation are i... [Published Boing Boing - Mar 24 2014]
Big physics news is often difficult to explain, which, sadly, means it doesn't get explained very well. If you know that, last week, scientists made a major discovery about what happened in the fractions of a second after the Big Bang — but don't ...
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