Bill Hinchen

Proud ex-editor of Tipbox, a biologist, science writer, mediocre lifter of weights, and grump.

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Social picks #BirdsVsFish

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Social picks #BirdsVsFish

September 26, 2017 by Bill Hinchen

Twitter took a break from real life shenanigans the other day with this super nerdy and highly scientific ( 😉 ) debate that I just had to immortalize...

How to explain to people that you’re a scientist

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How to explain to people that you’re a scientist

September 7, 2017 by Bill Hinchen

You’re going to have to do it at some point. Maybe it’s a dinner party, a family get-together, or maybe you’re stuck on a plane next to that...

Write a scientific abstract in 6 steps!

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Write a scientific abstract in 6 steps!

August 30, 2017 by Bill Hinchen

Writing a scientific abstract can be a challenging task: summarizing months of research in around 250 words might seem like a tall order. However, you’ll find that if...

Winners of the Tipbox writing competition

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Winners of the Tipbox writing competition

August 2, 2017 by Bill Hinchen

We had an overwhelming response to our writing competition, so thank you to everyone who entered – you made picking a winner an awesomely difficult but entertaining task!...