Grind Culture in Science is a Lie

  • When we think of the hard-working scientist, we think about a scientist that enters that lab early in the morning. They work through the day using multiple cups of coffee to keep their energy up. Late at night, they can be seen writing on a whiteboard, making the prime discoveries in their field.

    Scientists have come to romanticize workaholism. We believe that the person who works the longest hours and sacrifices the most for their work will be the most successful. This idea comes from "grind culture" or "hustle culture."

    If we believe in the "grind culture," we believe a lie. The person who works the longest hours is really the person losing out on the enjoyable things in life.....

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