Sharon Dunwoody and the Science of Science Communication

Sharon Dunwoody and the Science of Science Communication

Our 2022 post for 11-F (11th of February), is dedicated to Sharon Dunwoody, who passed away this week, although she will undoubtedly remain alive for many years among the people who do "the science of science communication". That is, those who study how the advances...

CCS-UPS HOSTS SUPER_MoRRI MEETING IN BARCELONA

CCS-UPS HOSTS SUPER_MoRRI MEETING IN BARCELONA

The Study Center on Science, Communication and Society from Universitat Pompeu Fabra (SCS-UPF), for two days (20th and 21st October) hosted the 6th consortium meeting of the European Scientific Understanding and Provision of an Enhanced and Robust Monitoring System...

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To know if citizen science is successful, measure it

To know if citizen science is successful, measure it

As you read this, thousands of ordinary people across Europe are busy tagging, categorising and counting in the name of science. They may be reporting crop yields, analysing plastic waste found in nature or monitoring the populations of wildlife. This relatively new...

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Sharon Dunwoody and the Science of Science Communication

Sharon Dunwoody and the Science of Science Communication

Our 2022 post for 11-F (11th of February), is dedicated to Sharon Dunwoody, who passed away this week, although she will undoubtedly remain alive for many years among the people who do "the science of science communication". That is, those who study how the advances...

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Young people ask about Covid-19 and its communication

Young people ask about Covid-19 and its communication

How has the Covid-19 pandemic been communicated to young people? How has this group been represented in the media? What can we do to improve communication about the pandemic and about science in general towards this section of society?  These are some of the issues...

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Discussion panel: Technology as an ally of mental health

Discussion panel: Technology as an ally of mental health

After the 30th edition of La Marató de TV3 and Catalunya Ràdio raised more than nine million euros, it is difficult to question the relevance of mental health. Experts warn that one in four people will suffer from a mental health problem throughout their lives. These...

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Thinking glocally

Thinking glocally

Climate crisis. Social injustice. Pandemics. According to extreme naysayers, life on Earth is falling down. Facing such a troubled world, it’s only natural to ask ourselves: is it really possible to make a change?

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