Can you imagine a lab where you feel part of a great team, where your PI makes you feel valued and, at the same time, motivates you and inspires you? Are you lucky enough to share your days with colleagues who are friendly, excited about their work and always happy to discuss or help? Do… Read More Meet with a blogger Ana Amaral: An academic saga in 3 chapters
Last Saturday I decided to be cultural by visiting the Museum of Far Eastern Antiquities (Östasiatiska museet). The museum is located at the beautiful Skeppsholmen in Stockholm and as the name implies the focus of the museum is on East Asia. I thought that it would be a good time to visit the museum because… Read More Kingdom of Characters – a trip to The Museum of Far Eastern Antiquities
[UPDATE 2014.05.09] You voted and the results are in! The top bar in Stockholm is……………………………… UGGLAN! Nestled in the hipster-trendy district of Södermalm, Ugglan attracts flocks of millennials from all corners of Stockholm on a regular basis. A 10 minute trek from Medborgarplatsen is punctuated by 1500sqm of endless underground space where… Read More Top Bars Stockholm [RESULT]
Its Monday. And Mondays suck. The debaucheries of the weekend are now haunting you in the form of mental and physical exhaustion. Coming back to work didn’t help and now that you have plopped down on your sofa/bed after the long workday, that little beer belly is peering out from under your t-shirt for the… Read More How to tame that THUNDEROUS tummy!
SciLifeDay April 10th 2014 by SciLifeLab at Aula Medica, KI (with Keynote lectures including Craig Venter, Jan Ellenberg, Janet Thornton & Svante Pääbo!) When later heard that 800 seats for the event were sold out within few hours since the registration opened on a Friday morning, I felt extremely lucky to get the entry ticket!… Read More “Life at the speed of light” – SciLifeDay 2014 by SciLifeLab
When I moved to Stockholm for my PhD this January, I came from living in flatshares in London for about 8 years. Now, flatshares in London can be the best things ever for 1 reason – the amazing people you meet. However flatshares in London can be awful for about a billion reason like awful… Read More FINALLY A HOME or the ordeal of finding somewhere to live in Stockholm