Thinking about grad school? We came across a surprisingly apt description of doing research in grad school using vacuum cleaners. Check it out.
Or if you’d like something in pictures, we suggest Matt Might’s great pictorial guide to perspective on what it means to do a Ph.D. Here’s a teaser:
Amazingly, people somehow usually think grad school is just a souped up version of undergrad. Not so! Check out this handy, dandy chart of Undergrad versus Grad by Bug Girl.