My heart races. My palms are sweaty. I have a ridiculous smile on my face. I’ve fallen in love again. With science.
It’s 9:30 am on a Sunday morning and I’ve been working. Discovering. Finding things that nobody else has seen before. It’s completely intoxicating. These moments don’t happen often, so it’s important to take a moment to shout from the rooftops.
‘I made a scientific breakthrough’
Of course there are a million and one experiments needed to verify a result and to develop a hypothesis. But the singular moments of discovery is what makes this particular biologist tick and should be cherished.
It’s good to be in the game again. Now, please excuse me, I have to get back to the lab …