Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I navigate the fine line between being "pedantic" and being "a
scientist." My research is in the intersection of animal cognition
and developmental psychology. I am also a science writer.
I have annual passes to two zoos.
I want a library in my house with a rolling ladder. And a panini
press. I drink a lot of coffee. No, like. A lot.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Making a mess. Research, teaching, and writing. Taking photos and
riding my bike.
Trying to see every Foucault's pendulum in the world. So far, I've
seen...two. Gotta get going on that.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
playing Set. Cooking and writing.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Books: As A Driven Leaf, The Professor and the Madman, Longitude,
The Selfish Gene, I Am A Strange Loop, Darwin's Dangerous Idea,
Written in Stone, Bonobo Handshake.
Movies: Casablanca, Jaws, Cinema Paradiso, Indiana Jones, I Love
You Man. Truly deranged horror films, like Hostel.
TV: Fringe, NCIS, House, True Blood, Law and Order: SVU, ALF, Food
Music: Not rap. Everything else. Folk/rock, top 40.
Food: Mushrooms scare me.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Intellectual conversation, my books, my sunglasses, my kitchen, the
internet, coffee. LOTS of coffee.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
watching a movie, playing pool, or writing. Sometimes all at the
You should message me if
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I love cheese. You love cheese. But when we buy cheese, it often
goes bad because we can't eat the whole thing before the mold
starts to grow. So how about me and you and cheese?
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