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mem owns her own company (that she does not shill here) training on open source software. PhD in molecular/cell biology in plant + animal systems, the kind of independent scientist people claim they want to hear from, until they dislike the conclusions.

Groups: grok the edku, The Break Room, KosBusters!, Massachusetts Kosmopolitans, SciTech, Science Matters, The Daily Kos Light Opera Company, Shamrock American Kossacks, New England Kossacks

Twitter: mem_somerville

Diaries published: 215 (302 days since last diary on Mon Aug 04, 2014 at 03:30 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 20663 (104 days since last comment on Wed Feb 18, 2015 at 08:42 AM PST)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 10112

Total Comment Ratings: 109557

Most Recommended Diary: Obama: wikked smaht, 479 comments, 952 recommends

People Following mem from somerville: 163

mem from somerville's Most Recent Diaries:

This morning I checked in at some of my regular reading sites, and I found one headline about the "secret serum" that has been obtained and used on the American Ebola patients. First, I rolled my ...
by mem from somerville
Comment Count 323 comments on Mon Aug 04, 2014 at 03:30 PM PDT with 106 Recommends
Well, the newest minion into the hall of fame is none other than Neil deGrasse Tyson! That's right, despite having no relationship with Big Ag, Monsanto, or a job associated with them in any way--...
by mem from somerville
Comment Count 129 comments on Fri Aug 01, 2014 at 04:03 PM PDT with 43 Recommends
Salem is a delightful short trip up the street from me. It's a place with a legendary history and a bit of an issue with witch hunting, a quirky and delightful present (you should visit, but not on ...
by mem from somerville
Comment Count 43 comments on Wed Jul 16, 2014 at 06:10 PM PDT with 171 Recommends
College Humor has a new video out, part of their ongoing "If Google was a guy" series. They have you imagine a pre-internet time where a guy in an office would answer people's questions. In the new ...
by mem from somerville
Comment Count 83 comments on Tue Jul 15, 2014 at 06:42 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Hello there Kossacks. Forgive me blogfather, for I have sinned. It has been 2 years since my last diary.... Yeah, it's been a while. I still poke my head in from time-to-time, as my twitter feed is ...
by mem from somerville
Comment Count 139 comments on Fri Jul 11, 2014 at 03:00 PM PDT with 43 Recommends
Yeah, I haven't been around much, but those of you who know my history will remember that I defend science when I see it being abused. It might not surprise you to know that I take a pretty clear ...
by mem from somerville
Comment Count 34 comments on Wed May 02, 2012 at 05:44 PM PDT with 100 Recommends

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