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#PUBLICACCESS | Street Connect | Play | Engage

#PUBLICACCESS is a social enterprise that is concerned with the needs of people that live in cities.

We will be piloting a number of tech-enabled contact points with citizens in order to allow the city to better provide goods and services to all South Africans based on real market feedback. 630 more words

Cities

Edinburgh heats: Famelab 2015

Last night, I had the privilege of being on the judging panel for the Edinburgh heat of Famelab 2015. It was a real pleasure seeing 13 budding science communicators take to the stage and engage us with their love of science, technology or engineering in just 3 minutes! 123 more words

Attack of the pedants

Neil deGrasse Tyson and Bill Nye have done more to popularize science for recent generations of Americans than maybe anyone except Carl Sagan. (I grew up learning about the wonders of science from Don Herbert, better known as… 776 more words

Jeff Goldblum

Participation Now and 21st Century public engagement (2/3): how to see contemporary publics in 3-Dimensions

The second of this series of three posts focuses on how to more clearly see contemporary publics. Many of those now involved in the field of public participation and engagement now agree on the need to reinvigorate the contemporary public realm. 1,284 more words

Publics

Easy Guide to Research Blogging

Blogging allows PhD and Early Career researchers engage a wider research community.

Motivation | Why blog?
Blogging lets you communicate ideas in an informal setting. Think of a blog as a notepad where you accumulate thoughts. 585 more words

Reaching Out

FDDs, Radon and Lung Cancer Risk (II)--City Nixed Radon Testing Recommendation

Introduction: Non-Mitigation of Radon Impacts from FDD Sump Crocks as Official City Policy

Please take a look at our previous post about elevated radon exposure risk from sump crocks. 1,362 more words

Public Engagement Funding Opportunities

Below is a selection of Public Engagement Funding Opportunities from the UK and global funding organisations (with UK eligibility).

United Kingdom

Funder: British Science Association… 941 more words

Funding Opportunities