Tue, 01/16/2018 - 5:59pm


Scientist Turned Comedian: Tim Lee

Scientist/comedian Tim Lee talks about his background in science & his upcoming comedy tour. A biologist by training, Dr. Lee holds degrees from UC San Diego & UC Davis. He spent years developing simulation & analytical models of population dynamics before he discovered that this bored him & he turned to comedy. His standard method of presentation is performing a "parody" of a science seminar. To learn more about Tim Lee and for tour dates, visit his website at scientistturnedcomedian.com.

Seven Ideas for a Sciencey Holiday

I am the first to admit that I have never gotten the holidays quite right. Whether I’m late shopping for gifts, mess up my contribution to dinner, do something embarrassing at a holiday party or hang all the decorations crooked, something always seems to go wrong.

Thankfully, there are a few sciencey tricks people like me can bust out around the holidays as a last ditch effort to spread a little holiday cheer... And promptly gather it up again when explaining exactly how it works.