I find ways to help the spiders eat the bad bugs that eat the plants that we...– Darlene Woodman.
Why do leaves fall? The world goes around the sun. The world leans. Sometimes...– Harley. I once saw a WoW ad with a panda that said “Why do the leaves fall?” The answer was “Because it is in their nature”, but I had a better explanation. If I ever have kids I am gonna kick ass at ‘the why? game’.
I study brain waves in order to understand why some children have trouble with...– Nick -electrophysiologist and speech pathologist
Understanding change at the top of the world so we’ll know what is going to...– Alistair Rogers, atmospheric scientist at Brookhaven National Laboratory
I study the air we breathe and try to make it as clean as possible– Gregg Thomas.
When you want to move, your brain tells your body how to do so. The body has...– Dan O’Shea, on motor neuroscience and neural prosthetics
Computers have lots of parts inside, all put together in one fixed way by people...– Tom VanCourt, on reconfigurable computing.
When people are very sick and the doctor wants to give them strong light that...– Tim McDaniels, Medical Physicist in a Radiation Therapy Practice
In my job, we build things to make people happy, well, safe. We fix problems,...– Randy, engineer
When people feel sick, doctors can give them things that make them feel better....– Stephanie.
The land gives us things that all people need to make our lives better and...– Carly Ziter Twitter @carlyziter Webpage http://bennettlab.weebly.com/carly.html
I do studies and tell students about the following things: how small bits of...– Amy W.
What happens when things move really fast. Pushing things makes them go...– Euan.
I help make sure computer things stay safe. It is more fun than that sounds. ...– Christian Ternus (@ternus), information security researcher
I listen to very deep sounds, they are so low we can’t hear them. These...– @isoundhunter
Red shift” is what happens when light moves toward us from very far away....– Paul Aulridge.
I study old human stuff— We look at the old stuff to see when and where humans...– Meagan Sobel, Biological Anthropology student.
Suppose you are reading a book about computers, and you want to find every place...– Alasdair Mackintosh - I work on Google web search.
I help children learn about space and the computers that we send into space and...– Korinne (@astrorinne on twitter)
In my work I ask if people will fight to get water one day? If there is less...– Nina Hissen.
Cool the water down and it becomes ice. Now, it looks very different…...– Tarun Grover.
Deep inside our world is a huge ball of hot stuff. This is the stuff that turns...– Peter Selkin (@paselkin), paleo/rock-magnetist
I look at very tiny living things, called cells, that are found all over the...– Colleen McHugh (bacterial cell signaling)
Groups of stars make new stars from their stuff. When groups of stars go into...– Kyle
I find out about how people speak. I find out people who use the same words but...– Phonetics and having an academic paper published. Claire Bedford
I study how trees and other living things responded during the many changes that...– @JacquelynGill, paleoecologist and blogger at The Contemplative Mammoth
When something is really, really small -too small to even see- it acts in very...– http://laserboyfriend.blogspot.com/
I study how rocks from our world other worlds form and change when they get wet....– Megan Elwood Madden- planetary geochemist
In the brain, cells tell each other about how they are firing by sending...– Nicholas Weiler.
Things are made of small bits. Some of the bits are made of even smaller bits....– Nabil Iqbal. I study string theory.
I study tiny bits of matter that are all around us but that we can not see,...– Roberto Trotta, cosmologist
Sometimes there is bad stuff in the ground. This bad stuff comes from places...– Woody.
Our one amazing world is full: of people, the stuff we’ve made and of the...– Antony Upward / Strongly Sustainable Business Model Group / Strongly Sustainable Blog
When we throw away stuff we do not want, this is not good. I work to help people...– Gwawdiwr.
This writing is about men and women having the same rights at work. Most women...– DeAnna Alvarez. (Editor’s note: Science stuggles with inequality as much as the rest of the world does).
Humans all over the world use power to make life easier or more fun. Power is...– www.pelamiswave.com
We are a group of people who work all over the place to build fields of big sky...– http://pretengineer.tumblr.com/
I study not so usual human problems using cells and animals. In cells there are...– Girish Mali.
I learn about telling people how not to get sick. We show that it is important...– @Brainduck.
I write words that tell a computer what to do and what to show. Sometimes it...– I admit I’m a mere software developer, but I do have a Bachelor’s in Computer Science, so that counts, right?
There are many different ways of making a computer learn and give answers to...– I’m working with Bayesian classifiers using context-specific independencies. - L.W.
I studied the bad things in the air, where they come from (like cars and places...– Gretchen Goldman.
I work at a large (and very cold) school, where I study groups of stars. Most...– Kyle Willett and Galaxy Zoo @kwwillett
I do not study things, but instead I work to make people work together. I live...– David Frost, diplomat freelancingresearcher.wordpress.com
Lots of people who have written here look at things work, or make things. I look...– David Bender
Our job is to help make children learn. And to picture what they learn. We make...– Nagarjuna. This is to describe the work of http://lab.gnowledge.org/ and its collaborative platform http://beta.metastudio.org/
My job is to do things to stuff to make sure that the stuff does what is is...– Graeme Smith: Quality control tested for a wall plaster company (https://twitter.com/Graeme88S)
I try to see if bad people with power let bad people in business do bad things...– Warrendurrett.com Warren Durrett, political economy
My studies to become a doctor were focused on the back part of the eye, where...– Adria Perez-Rovira , Medical image researcher
My work is about studying really small things. It turns out that if you take a...– Jessamyn Fairfield, nanoscience postdoc at Trinity College Dublin.