ABOUT THE AUTHORS
HASSE WALUM
Hasse is a tall, Swedish teacup giraffe (one of the few giraffes from the North). When not munching on celery, he spends his time working as a research associate at Emory University, coding in R, thinking about issues related to scientific rigor, and analyzing gene expression data.
DESIRÉE DE LEON
Desirée is a multidisciplinary teacup giraffe who is a PhD candidate in neuroscience at Emory University, and also enjoys illustrating and bluegrass (both the music and the plant). Her graduate research involves using R to analyze pedigree data of cute monkey families living at the Yerkes National Primate Research Center.