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Advancing the frontiers of computer technology [higher resolution version]

Appreciating what makes a good paper [higher resolution version]

Assessing validity [higher resolution version]

Building a comprehensive technical vocabulary [higher resolution version]

Capitalizing on developing science [higher resolution version]

Casting a critical eye over new data [higher resolution version]

Contacting extra-terrestrials [higher resolution version]

Contemplating academic developments in the humanities [higher resolution version]

Coping with colleagues susceptible to paradigm shift [higher resolution version]

Copying crucial documents [higher resolution version]

Correctly interpreting statistics [higher resolution version]

Dealing with funding bodies [higher resolution version]

Dealing with disappointment [higher resolution version]

Delineating the chemistry of romance [higher resolution version]

Developing familiarity with the safety rules [higher resolution version]

Digesting recent research findings [higher resolution version]

Digging [higher resolution version]

Engaging in cutting-edge interdisciplinary research [higher resolution version]

Engineering better crops [higher resolution version]

Experimenting with chemicals [higher resolution version]

Experimenting with chemicals (alternative version) [higher resolution version]

Explaining an academic discipline in simple terms [higher resolution version]

Exploring polar regions [higher resolution version]

Finding new ways to learn nature's secrets [higher resolution version]

Fixing life's little problems [higher resolution version]

Giving rodents something to live for [higher resolution version]

Handling controversy [higher resolution version]

Having papers peer-reviewed [higher resolution version]

Identifing universal laws and constants [higher resolution version]

Interpreting subtle clues [higher resolution version]

Isolating infectious diseases [higher resolution version]

Keeping up with the literature [higher resolution version]

Knowing when to go with gut-feeling [higher resolution version]

Knowing when to ignore the trivial [higher resolution version]

Learning from little mistakes [higher resolution version]

Lobbying policymakers [higher resolution version]

Making medical breakthroughs [higher resolution version]

Making sense of the Universe [higher resolution version]

Negotiating with exotic cultures [higher resolution version]

NOT contacting extra-terrestrials [higher resolution version]

Obtaining ethics approval [higher resolution version]

Participating in dramatic discoveries [higher resolution version]

Peer-reviewing the work of other scientists [higher resolution version]

Playing practical jokes [higher resolution version]

Presenting at prestigious conferences [higher resolution version]

Proposing theorems [higher resolution version]

Providing expert advice [higher resolution version]

Providing more expert advice [higher resolution version]

Releasing the odd plague [higher resolution version]

Running research institutes [higher resolution version]

Securing research funds [higher resolution version]

Solving environmental problems [higher resolution version]

Spotting potential biohazards [higher resolution version]

Studying ancient cultures [higher resolution version]

Succumbing to laboratory romance [higher resolution version]

Supervising research students [higher resolution version]

Testing prevailing wisdom [higher resolution version]

Tidying up loose ends [higher resolution version]

Turning up for work [higher resolution version]

Uncovering the wonders of microscopic life [higher resolution version]

Understanding limitations of data transfer [higher resolution version]

Unearthing common features of our humanity [higher resolution version]

Wading through paperwork [higher resolution version]

Working through the politics of animal research [higher resolution version]