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Stock photographs of "scientists" are way more hilarious than you ever imagined

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Things stock photographs of scientists get right (sometimes): glassware, lab coats. Things stock photographs of scientists get wrong: pretty much everything else.

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Chickens, face magnets, a complete lack of labcoats (and clothing, in general), lingerie, drinking concoctions from oversized snifters, etc. Wrong, wrong, wrong. Also hilarious. Jacks of Science has a very amusing roundup of stock images that pop up when you search stock photo sites for "experiments." Here are some of our favorites.

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dlthurston
DL Thurston

Why are some of them naked? Should I have continued on with chemistry in college rather than switching to computer science?