It’s the favorite hash tag we’ve had since #OverlyHonestMethods: scientists are flooding Twitter with their own revelations and reasons why they feel they’re scientists. It’s awesome because it highlights how special and unique being a scientist really is.
— Mark Spalding (@DocSpalding) April 7, 2015
Scrolling through the tweets, it’s easy to see that being a scientist is much more than being logical and analytic – it’s a calling more than anything else. We don’t just do this because we can, we do it because we have to – because we need to find out how the world works, we need to improve things, and go into the unknown… and it’s fun! That’s right, being a scientist Here are just some of our favorite #IAmAScientistBecause tweets:
— Tobey Curtis (@Mojoshark) April 6, 2015
— Sportfish Center (@SportfishCenter) April 6, 2015
#IAmAScientistBecause there aren’t many careers where “insatiable curiosity” is a pro not a con
— Melissa Clouse (@MelissaClouse2) April 6, 2015
— Steph J Price (@StephJoycePrice) April 7, 2015
— Simon Pierce (@simonpierce) April 6, 2015
— Argonne National Lab (@argonne) April 7, 2015
— Melanie Windridge (@m_windridge) August 28, 2014
— Alistair J R White (@DrAlistairWhite) April 7, 2015
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