In the post-expert digital age, all perspectives can get airtime. To deal with the challenges of communicating with the public in this environment, the scientific community needs new strategies.
Geologist Julia Rosen typically uses strata of ice and dirt to tell stories of the Earth’s past. This summer, she’ll trade those for pen and paper when she works at a newspaper’s science desk.
In a week-long workshop, scientists learn how to communicate effectively and navigate the legal system.
Scientists across every field and discipline should be able to communicate effectively and work together with different people and groups.
Scientist-authored opinion articles provide scientists a way to directly connect with the general public.
Want to talk about science with Congress? Here are some communication tips from a Congresswoman.
Documentaries can engage students in interesting and informative discussions.
The National Earth Science Teachers Association connects scientists with educators, students, and the public.
A regular reader's thoughts on the use of parentheses in scientific writing.
Before teaching scientists to communicate with the public, they should learn how to communicate with each other.