Welcome to the Christmas season- PhD students are hanging up dusty tinsel, everyone’s rushing to finish experiments and there’s a welcome increase of cakes being circulated around the office.
Somewhere within this muddled environment you’ll find Student Scrooge.
Student Scrooge is the student who has lost passion in their project and feels that it’s more likely for the ghost of Christmas past to visit them than to be able to find a significant difference within their data.
Now you might think that a Christmas break from the lab might be the healthy treatment of choice for Student Scrooge, but according to Hippocrates from Ancient Greece, they might benefit more from having a liver transplant from Tiny Tim.
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