18 Things Scientists Have Done At Least Once
That moment when you try to CTRL + F your paper lab book.
Looked up the cost of something they broke in the lab.
Spilt something on themselves and not told anyone.
Stored food in a lab fridge/freezer.
Pretended to have read a paper when they actually just skimmed the abstract.
"Borrowed" lab equipment for household use.
Not been 100% sure how to pronounce a scientific word, so avoided saying it out loud.
Left out a data point to make a graph look nicer.
Followed a weird superstition even though they know it's bollocks.
Typed out a reply correcting someone on a scientific inaccuracy, then deleted it before sending.
Had to double check how to draw a certain diagram, even though it's integral to their work.
Caught up on TV while an experiment was running.
Hidden a piece of equipment to stop other people using it.
Written "It is well known that..." in a paper to avoid having to find the original source.
Read their horoscope.
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