• Posted: March 29, 2019
  • Time to Read: 9 minutes
  • Word Count: 1832 words
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109 Ways for Enthusiastic Scientists to Engage with the General Public

Enthusiastic Scientists are embracing community building. I feel this as someone searching for their place. My love of mathematics come from a place full of hardships. That makes me want to communicate and connect with others about my experiences. ScienceTalk’s annual conference will focus on community as its primary theme. I may not have a […]

  • Posted: February 14, 2019
  • Time to Read: 5 minutes
  • Word Count: 1071 words
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The Challenge of Love on the Logarithmic Scale

I was sitting on my twin bed tucked away in the living room of my mother’s apartment. In my early thirties, I  had a fight with my father. Abiding by his rules had pushed me too far. So I moved to Oregon to live with my mom. My family believed that I could only survive […]

  • Posted: January 17, 2019
  • Time to Read: 7 minutes
  • Word Count: 1456 words
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What do Consciousness and Science Share?

In 1999, I was diagnosed with a mood disorder. In the dormitories at UCI, I began experiencing paranoia and anxiety that I had not known before. I dropped out that year to seek help. This is why, as a mental health advocate, that I support Active Minds. College is a vulnerable time; students are away […]

  • Posted: December 6, 2018
  • Time to Read: 3 minutes
  • Word Count: 685 words
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25 Amazing Science Gifts to Surprise Your Loved Ones

Science gifts aren’t always easy to find. So, when you come across a shop that really gets it. You want to throw as much support them as possible. The following list features some of my favorite items that I have purchased over the years. You will be supporting small businesses if you purchase anything on […]

  • Posted: October 18, 2018
  • Time to Read: 4 minutes
  • Word Count: 910 words
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The Role of Creative Play in Mathematics

Some recent events triggered a depressive episode. For the past week, I’ve been feeling helpless and overwhelmed. I admit that I started losing some hope that things would improve. Luckily, I had a math dream! I think it was my brain’s way of cheering me up. I decided that it would be nice to write […]