GenomeTweet – the first genomes on Twitter

GenomeTweet is a science communication project to give Twitter users an idea of how big genomes are. When I first found out that most of our genome is noncoding, it made me think about how big the genomes are. It’s a difficult thing to visualise. Various textbooks and documentaries have used analogies to help me visualise …

“Nice Trump” Chrome extension

Nice Trump is a simple Chrome extension for Twitter, which replaces Donald Trump’s tweets with nice and interesting facts about the world. If you don’t like Trump’s tweets you could just mute him, but using this extension means you’ll get periodic reminders that the world can be pleasant whenever someone retweets Trump into your timeline. If you MUST see …