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Catherine Anderson
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Please help the science-y teens win some money and expand their business!

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Science World wants to expand their urban garden project - and winning these funds would definitely help! Please vote for this project.
(there are some other amazing projects in the contest too)

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I was surprised to see a number of people use the excuse of 'biology' for men catcalling women. So I thought you might be interested in some of the behavioural adaptations that I've had to make. I think men are up for the challenge of adapting just a little bit more...

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I've kept my Terry Fox challenge going for the last two months and feeling healthier and stronger

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Another whodunit: Fictional airline CEO may have been murdered

  Every year, I create a mystery for students in the Future Science Leaders program to solve. There are several bits of evidence – some of it conflicting – and the students need to determine who did it and provide the evidence that supports their theory.…

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Loving the macro photography. First day with macro filter and may need to get a fixed lens. 
I love this photo with the purple tips just starting

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Profile of me by +Sarah Boon. That is a large photo!

I should have written something appropriate for my blog - but was having lots of fun in NYC. Oops. Any suggestions on what to write? (and one way that I'm trying to get students to learn about and see possible bias re: female scientists: http://genegeek.ca/2014/03/finkbeiner-posts-round-2/)

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I can't wait to head back to the market this weekend.
Photos from last trip

Weird - a lot of my posts are being shared only with myself. Must work on those settings!

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Knowing the difference between mosaicism and chimerism can be important. I'm not just being pedantic 
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