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16 February 2017
Space science and technology was on the political agenda following the Parliamentary Friends of Science breakfast held in Canberra on Tuesday 14 February. Presented by Science...
13 February 2017
What would you think of an experiment where you drop your mobile phone into a tank of salty water to see if it still rings? CPAS Visiting Fellow and University of Canberra...
4 January 2017
Dr Rod Lamberts discusses how risk communication can go wrong in an article for The Conversation.
8 December 2016
CPAS has been awarded the 2016 ANU Outreach Award for Contribution to the Community. The commemorative glass trophy, pictured here, was presented to Director Joan Leach...
30 November 2016
A CPAS lecturer had an idea and her master's students did the research, using a PhD student’s programming, resulting in the research being accepted for publication in...
22 November 2016
CPAS researchers Adam Huttner-Koros and Sean Perera have published a new paper in the Journal of Science Communication which explores the professional self-...
8 November 2016
CPAS Director Professor Joan Leach and lecturer Dr Merryn McKinnon co-wrote an article for The Conversation with Professor Ove Hoegh-Guldberg, Director of the Global...
8 November 2016
Former visiting masters student Judith Vos and CPAS lecturer Merryn McKinnon have published a chapter in a new book exploring the links between science education and science...
Dr Ida Kubiszewski, Professor Elanor Huntington, Dr Merryn McKinnon, Nina McLean and Professor Robyn Lucas (absent). Image: Stuart Hay.
21 October 2016
Five women from across the ANU campus are taking part in the inaugural Homeward Bound Australian-led leadership expedition to Antarctica. Homeward Bound is a year-long program...
27 September 2016
Dr Sean Perera was an invited expert expatriate at the inaugural Science and Technology for Society Sri Lanka Forum held in Colombo from 7 to 10 September. The Forum was convened...
5 September 2016
Dr Elizabeth Tynan who graduated in 2011 from ANU with a PhD in science communication has turned her PhD thesis into a book entitled Atomic Thunder The Maralinga Story.  ...
26 August 2016
Master of Science Communication Outreach graduate Joe Duggan has been announced as one of Australia's next Young Social Pioneers by the Foundation for Young...
25 August 2016
The CPAS dynamic duo Drs Rod Lamberts and Will Grant take on the populist media pundits who mock taxpayer-funded research, in a new piece for The Conversation.
25 August 2016
Dr Will Grant reflects on anti-expert rhetoric in the current global political environment, and what experts need to do to combat it, in an article for The Greens...
21 August 2016
CPAS staff and students have rocked National Science Week this year in all kinds of engaging and inspiring ways. PhD student Vanessa de Kauwe was selected to be profiled...
29 July 2016
CPAS congratulates five students who demonstrated excellence in their 2015 science communication studies, who were awarded with ANU science communication prizes at the annual...
13 July 2016
Interested in running away and joining The Shell Questacon Science Circus here at ANU? Applications are now open! Apply to join the Master of Science Communication Outreach and...
13 July 2016
CPAS has celebrated the graduation of four science communication PhD students at today's conferring of awards ceremony. Dr Tegan Donald, Dr Rashel Li and Dr Savita Sharma...
13 July 2016
The vaguely good CPAS Drs Grant and Lamberts are back with their unique brand of public intellectualism, with the launch of The Wholesome Show on July 13. The launch show theme:...
13 July 2016
The CPAS researcher discusses strategies for maintaining gender equity in science in a new article for The Conversation.

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