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Interview with a Scientist: BIA Fellow Jessi Turner

If there is one segment of society that is often misunderstood, it is people who work in science fields. Public perception of scientists tends to lean towards lab coats, crazy hair and beakers full of chemicals, … 1,310 more words

Environmental Education

Sweat The Small Stuff

Let’s talk about science! Literally, here I am talking about science, the quantum world, scientists, and answering audience questions from a kindly bunch at Pint of Science… 15 more words


Popular Theatre for Science Engagement: Audience Engagement with Human Cloning Following a Production of Caryl Churchill's A Number

Something very exciting has happened.

I’ve had my first paper published in an international peer-reviewed journal.

The paper, co-authored with my Honours research supervisor, the fabulous Dr Lindy A Orthia, appears in the International Journal of Science… 334 more words


ANZFSS 22nd International Symposium on the Forensic Sciences

The 22nd International Symposium on the Forensic Sciences of the Australian and New Zealand Forensic Science Society (ANZFSS) was held at the Convention Centre in Adelaide from 30 August to 5 September. 87 more words

Science Communication

Ten or more of just about everything science communication

You know how blogs posts/tweets etc entice you in with a number in the heading (ten best …, five tips on …)? Here’s even better: a compilation of lists and articles on… 115 more words

Science Communication

What courses are we running at the moment?

It’s mid-trimester break, so it seems like a good time to reflect on what Science in Context courses are running at the moment … and what’s coming up. 632 more words

History Of Science

Citizen science, outreach, history of science communication: we're looking for summer scholars!

Applications for Victoria University of Wellington summer scholarships are open! Summer scholarships offer students (third year or above) $6000 along with valuable research experience for projects running over the summer. 414 more words

History Of Science