Author Archives: Sarah Hird

About Sarah Hird

Post-doc at UC Davis Genome Center. Evolution. Programming. Cooking. Feminism. Comedy.

Some comments on Williams & Ceci (2015)

I wrote a blog post over at Nothing In Biology Makes Sense! on some of the methodological and interpretation issues I had with a recent PNAS paper titled “National hiring experiments reveal 2:1 faculty preference for women on STEM tenure … Continue reading

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Skin microbiota biogeography

Over at Nothing In Biology Makes Sense! I wrote about a recent paper that analyzed the biogeography of skin microbiota. If you’re interested in your body as a conglomerate of unique ecosystems and want to know more – go check … Continue reading

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Antibiotic resistance infocomic

I posted an original “infocomic” about antibiotic resistance over at my group blog – Nothing In Biology Makes Sense! It lays out the basics of why we should all be more than a little worried about over-use of antibiotics!

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