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Serendipitous Lessons in Data Management

In a previous blog post I mentioned a document I’ve been spending a lot of time with, a technical manual for collecting and processing plankton samples, that was sent to me by our Russian colleagues. I was translating the manual … Continue reading

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On Language Barriers and Translation in Scientific Collaborations

Whether it’s drilling through meter-thick ice, surviving weeks without showers, or trying to get vats of liquid nitrogen past skeptical customs agents (but it’s for science!), working in Siberia comes with some pretty diverse challenges. One of the subtler of … Continue reading

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