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Does Google Think You Should Do a PhD?
August 30, 2018
From 'why do dogs wag their tails?' to 'have I been ghosted?' people ask Google millions of questions every day. In its Autocomplete Questions column, The Guardian attempts to tackle some of them. One of the latest topics getting its due is 'Should I do a PhD?'

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Do You Have Your PhD in Turkey Cooking Safety?
November 24, 2016
Americans all over the world are currently waking up to put their turkeys in the oven. And while a golden gobbler looks glorious on any Thanksgiving table, it can wreak havoc on diners if not properly cooked. Luckily, there are a few things chefs can do to ensure that their turkeys pass the test. He...

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3 Smart Ways to Deal With Ph.D. Stress
May 6, 2015
Ph.D. students encounter their fair share of stress. Here’s a crash course in three proven stress management techniques.

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November 15, 2018

'Lifelong learning' is one of the biggest buzzwords in education right now. Recent news from both Canada and the US indicates people of all ages are e...


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November 8, 2018

Humanities PhDs don’t always have the easiest path. In fact, between an extremely competitive job market and high student debt, life with a humaniti...


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November 7, 2018

Gender disparities in academia have been widely discussed, with research suggesting that male researchers not only produce more papers every year, but...