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7 December 2018
The Shell Questacon Science Circus was celebrated at Parliament House last night with the renewal of the three-way partnership between Shell, The Australian National...
4 December 2018
Video by ANU CPAS undergraduate students Deanna Catto and Laura Ting. As part of the Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade’s New Colombo Plan (NCP), the Research...
Emeritus Professor Sue Stocklmayer AO and Professor Mike Gore at the Inaugural Asia-Pacific Science Communication Conference 2018
29 November 2018
Last week, over 120 attendees gathered for The Inaugural Asia-Pacific Science Communication Conference at the National University of Singapore, coinciding with the 10th-year...
8 November 2018
Despite increasingly sophisticated research into the best ways of communicating new agricultural technologies in developing countries, too little of this actually informs...
8 November 2018
Dr Jarrod Green explores why audiences discuss the realism of science in fiction. Participating in this type of talk has risks and benefits that science communicators...
4 October 2018
CPAS Visiting Fellow Dr Suzette Searle manages communications at the Wattle Day Association to celebrate National Wattle Day on 1 September each year.  Her passion for...
3 October 2018
Science Centre Kenya has come third in the 2018 China International Contest of Popular Science Works in Beijing for Mirror Maze, an exhibit developed by Kenneth Monjero with...
3 October 2018
Dr Madeline Mitchell and Dr Merryn McKinnon examined the representations of female and male scientists in The New York Times, showing the progress in moving away from gender...
CPAS 2018 Research students
17 September 2018
Last friday, we heard four brilliant presentations from CPAS PhD candidates Samantha Vilkins, Vanessa de Kauwe, Yuanyuan Shang and Mita Anggaryani. We also got a group photo of...
10 September 2018
Above: Participants from the ASPAC Pre-Conference Workshop with new science show equipment they made Talking SDGs at the Asia-Pacific Science Centre Network (ASPAC)...
10 September 2018
Each year, students in our Science Communication and the Web course work on personal or group projects to bring science to life online. Two students, Shani Horrii-Watson and...
4 September 2018
This blog post written by Master of Science Communication (Outreach) student Merrilyn McKee. Final week of the Shell Questacon Science Circus Queensland tour for 2018!...
Our Group Climbing in a Strangler Fig (Brett, Jeshka, Lauren, Alli, Leisha, and Joe)
29 August 2018
This blog post written by Master of Science Communication (Outreach) student Leisha Duncan. Science Circus Life: all work and no play?  Definitely not. While...
29 August 2018
This blog post written by Master of Science Communication (Outreach) student Arron Flynn.  If you’ve ever wanted to feel how it is to be a rock star, join the Shell...
24 August 2018
Most Australians believe science has made our lives healthier, easier and more comfortable, and that the benefits of science are greater than any harmful effects.  The...
17 August 2018
This research project seeks to understand how science communication can further benefit cross-disciplinary research and create new collaboration opportunities among scientists of...
6 August 2018
  Congratulations to the newest CPAS graduates, who graduated in July: Imogen Brown (Bachelor of Science Honours) Nicholas Badullovich, Sarah Bradley, Michael...
Emily Graslie, thebrainscoop
8 July 2018
YouTube has become the primary website for videos online, and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) is one of the most popular topics. But there is a conspicuous...
4 July 2018
Congratulations to Master of Science Communication student Elizabeth Lam, who has won an Australian Science Communicators grant for an internship at Cosmos Media in Melbourne....
3 July 2018
PhD student Vanessa de Kauwe and Dr Lindy Orthia in The Journal of Popular Television.

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