The Cracked Bassoon



This is the personal website of Sam Mathias, a curmudgeonly English researcher based in Boston, MA. It contains code snippets, stray observations, and wildly misinformed opinions on a range of science-related topics. Perhaps you’ll find something interesting here, but probably not. I wouldn’t stick around if I were you.

Latest writing

Fair warning: because none of what appears on this website has been peer-reviewed, it might be pure nonsense! Click here for the archive.

Latest publication

Mollon, J., Curran, J. E., Mathias, S. R., Knowles, E. E. M., Carlisle, P., Fox, P. T., Olvera, R. L., Göring, H. H. H., Rodrigue, A., Almasy, L., Duggirala, R., Blangero, J., & Glahn, D. C. (2020). Neurocognitive impairment in type 2 diabetes: Evidence for shared genetic aetiology. Diabetologia, 63(5), 977–986. 10.1007/s00125-020-05101-y

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