NASA recently released its Microbial Tracking series 1 results report and the internet is freaking out. But as usual, for the wrong reasons.
I want girls and women, Black girls and women in particular, to see themselves in me. To know that science isn't a man's subject. It isn't a field you need to feel you're ill-equipped for. It's for all of us.
So you want to be me, huh? A microbiologist whom like most people in her generation struggles with paying her student loans and building a solid nest egg? Cool, I am here to help. I am living the dream after all. First and foremost, what exactly IS microbiology? Well in the simplest terms it is [...]
Thanks for joining me for this new experience they call blogging! Just a few things about me, my name is Ashlei. I am a microbiologist, although that is not what I originally went to school for. I started my college career as a premed Biology major. My original intention was to go to medical [...]