Deep Work and The Wet Lab

I work in a “wet lab”: a laboratory setting in which I am performing hands-on experiments – looking at cells under the microscope, mixing solutions together, etc – vs. a “dry lab” in which most of the work is done using computers for data analysis or modeling. Today I want to discuss balancing the large […]

The Upside-Down: How Binge-Watching Might Be Making TV Worse

Season 3 of “Stranger Things” was released on Netflix last week en masse and subscribers can watch all eight episodes in a row. Some finished the season the day it came out. TV used to follow a stricter format – one episode was released per week, at a predictable time. After the episode aired, discussion […]