The three most-read posts this year were, as follows...
Thursday, December 31, 2009
Friday, December 11, 2009
- “Discovery consists in seeing what everyone else has seen and thinking what no one else has thought.”
Albert Szent-Gyorgyi (Nobel Prize for Medicine)
- “If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?”
- “What is research but a blind date with knowledge?”
Will Harvey (Silicon Valley entrepreneur)
- “The outcome of serious research can only be to make two questions grow where only one grew before.”
Thorstein Veblen (economist)
Tuesday, December 8, 2009
Today marks the 131st anniversary of the birth of Eugene C. Bingham, one of the founders of the science of rheology. According to Wikipedia, he was also an advocate of the metric system and helped build the Appalachian Trail.
Wednesday, December 2, 2009
On December 2nd, there were 28 jobs found using the keyword search "rheolog*" on Monster.com. 17 jobs required a BS degree, 5 jobs required a MS degree, and 1 job required a PhD degree. 5 jobs did not specify a degree.
- November: 32
- October: 30
- September: 24