This collection features helpful posts on a wide range of topics, from academic writing and reviewing to data visualisation and statistical analysis.
How to… Graphical Abstract
Posted by Helena Jambor, on 27 October 2020Helena Jambor shares her tips for how to create a captivating and coherent visual abstract
#DevBiolWriteClub on the Node, Post #2:
Posted by John Wallingford, on 18 October 2020For other posts in this series click here In my first post a few months back, I talked about the need for working scientists to create new habits of mind …
Converting spreadsheets to tidy data – Part 2
Posted by Joachim Goedhart, on 29 September 2020The superplot was recently proposed as a data visualization strategy that improves the communication of experimental results (Lord et al, 2020). To simplify the visualization of data with a superplot, …
‘Another look’ at peer review: reviewing review articles
Posted by Alex Eve, on 25 September 2020If this post causes a sense of déjà vu, it might be because you’ve read our recent articles: An Introduction to Writing Review Articles and Getting involved in peer review. …
Getting involved in peer review
Posted by Alex Eve, on 19 May 2020In pre-COVID19 times, back when conferences happened largely in person, early-career researchers (ECRs) often asked me how they could get more direct invitations to be a reviewer. Peer review is …
Developmental Biology Write Club, Post #1
Posted by John Wallingford, on 8 May 2020For other posts in this series click here Hello! Recently, I’ve been tweeting writer’s advice from @jbwallingford using the hashtag: #DevBiolWriteClub. I’m psyched that The Node is now letting me …
How to make colour blind friendly palettes, from regular contributor Jochim Goedhart.
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