Your Job Isn’t Who You Are

*Updated 1 Nov to add thanks to @jryancs.  It’s fall. The big leaf maples are shedding their leaves—a profusion of yellow, orange, and red covers the trail on our forest walk. I stay alert to the possibility of crossing paths with the bear that’s been wandering around our neighbourhood, but my ears are full of…

Scientist of the Month

This week I had the good fortune to be involved in Erin Podolak‘s online Science For Six Year Olds (SFSYO) series, as part of the Scientist of the Month segment. It’s designed for first graders to learn how we got to be scientists and what we do. After they read the interview, they can submit…