That’s Science! Failures, mistakes and accidents (and why they aren’t always as terrible as we think)
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That’s Science! Failures, mistakes and accidents (and why they aren’t always as terrible as we think)

“Catastrophic Failure” said my supervisor, and then he took us to the pub to drown our sorrows. These are not the words you want to hear describing a scientific experiment. You dream to hear ‘ingenious’ ‘astounding’ and that forever sought-after ‘published’. But unfortunately this is not the outcome of all scientific endeavors. Like many others … Continue reading