21 of the best scientific blogs and new sites that are good to keep up to date with the latest developments in science.


Reading some  forums on networking, specifically this one for scientists on the science careers forum. This article made me think a lot of networking the past few days. If you have time to read through the post above it suggests that the author thinks that all networking is about is reaching out to people and contacts will happen..

Science cakes from Twitter


Some of the best scientific cakes from twitter & beyond, if you have a cake please get in touch!

Tips for writing your PhD thesis

Thesis writing

Tips and advice for writing your PhD thesis & dissertation, tips on how to submit in time.

14 Awesome tips taken from the world of blogging to help you write your PhD thesis

An overview of how to increase your chances of getting a position both within and outside of academia using a well structured LinkedIn profile

CV writing tips for looking at jobs inside and outside or academia

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Thesis writing

An overview of PhD thesis writing, what to expect when writing and an example


An overview of Irish Universities and Research institutes for carrying out your PhD or PostDoc.

Writing advice

Here we give some advice on how to write a thesis statement