Outreach

#WakandanSTEM: Teaching the evolution of skin color

Estimated reading time: 3 mins  (608 words) February has been a good month. I got featured on my friend Alexis' blog for her: 'Sully Asks A Scientist' series. My birthday brought me some major wardrobe upgrades (thanks to my partner's great taste): And, most importantly, I went to see Black Panther. TWICE. And it may have… Continue reading #WakandanSTEM: Teaching the evolution of skin color

Science

Surprise! Africans are not all the same! (Or why we need diversity in science)

Estimated reading time: 12 mins (2250 words) Last week, a research article was published on skin color variation within Africa. READ IT! It is great, well-written, and has amazing figures! I would actually show you some of those figures if I wasn't terrified of publishers coming after me for copyright infringement (look, I'm trying to… Continue reading Surprise! Africans are not all the same! (Or why we need diversity in science)